Member Spotlight – Elle Balogh

Name and Title Elle Balogh, Account Manager, BowStern Hometown Tallahassee, FL; but I lived in Atlanta and Greenville, SC for a spell What inspired you to pursue a career in public relations? I have always been fascinated by the story behind it all. I think my curiosity has directed me down this path! What project […]

Member Spotlight – Hugh Butler

Hugh Butler, a veteran professional in the business, prints our beautiful event programs and has been a Capital Chapter member for more than 6 years! Name and Title: Hugh Butler, Account Representative, Gandy Printers Hometown: Rochester, NY (The Flour City) What are you excited to be working on currently? Data-merged conference collateral. How has the […]

Member Spotlight – Tim Wheeler

If you have ever been to an FPRA Capital Chapter meeting, you have probably seen Tim Wheeler (TREW Media) taking photos. Not only does Tim photograph the Capital Chapter’s meetings, he has been a member for six years! Name and Title: Tim Wheeler BA (Hons), Photographer, Cinematographer Hometown/Country: Brightlingsea, Essex, England What inspired you to […]

2018 Local Image Award Winners!

Grab your mask and take a look at the winners from our Masquerade Ball and Image Awards celebration. The Image Awards competition is conducted annually by FPRA’s Capital Chapter to recognize outstanding public relations programs in the Big Bend region, and to encourage and promote the development of public relations professionalism. Thank you to our […]

Call for Nominations – 2018 Stanley Tait Professional Award

The Stanley Tait Professional Award for Service to the Capital Chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association has been established as the highest, most prestigious award of the chapter. The award honors the spirit, professionalism and leadership of Stanley Tait, an award-winning counselor and mentor to many within the Chapter. The purpose of the award […]

Member Spotlight – Heather Teter, APR

Share a little background about yourself and your current position. My name is Heather Teter, APR, and I work with the City of Tallahassee, FL. I’ve been employed with the City since February 2008. Currently, I serve as a Public Information Officer in the Communications Department. How long had you been in PR when you […]

Nominate for the Communicator of the Year Award!

The Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) Capital Chapter Communicator of the Year award is given to an individual in the Tallahassee area who uses his or her position to enhance community awareness, understanding and support for causes and issues through outstanding use of communications and public relations skills. The selection of a winner for this […]

Call for Nominations – Joe Curley Rising Leader Award

Call for Nominations – Joe Curley Rising Leader Award

The Joe Curley Rising Leader Award program is intended to identify and honor up-and-coming FPRA members who demonstrate emerging leadership traits along with dedicated, active involvement in FPRA chapter activities, programs, functions and events. The goal of the award is to help recognize personal dedication and engagement of members with two to five years of […]

FPRA Student Scholarship Application – Spring 2018

The Capital Chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) is looking for students who exemplify PRincipled, PRagmatic PRoblem solving skills that the best PR PRofessionals bring to the table. We’ll be awarding three scholarships to applicants who demonstrate the most thorough, effective and creative communications solutions. Applications will be accepted from students at FSU, […]

Become a Capital Chapter Leader!

Strengthen your leadership skills, grow your professional network and have fun by volunteering for an FPRA leadership position. The Capital Chapter is looking for members willing to serve in a leadership capacity during the 2018-2019 board year. The following positions are available: BOARD POSITIONS PRESIDENT-ELECT (Board Officer): Provides support and performs duties as assigned for the […]