2021 Image Awards Call for Entries

The Call for Entries for the 2021 Image Awards is now open! Calling all public relations, marketing and media professionals of the Capital City, we want your entries. The 2021 submission deadline has been extended to Monday, February 22 at 11:59 PM. Submit to www.fpraimage.org/capital. Full details can be downloaded and are outlined below. For […]

Dolly Parton: Crisis Communications CEO Program Recap

Dolly Parton: Crisis Communications CEO Speaker: Lance Kinney, Ph.D. Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020 | 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. Webinar Top Takeaways Dolly Parton is an angel on Earth. Ask yourself, who is your Dolly Parton when a crisis occurs? Who is that forward-facing, morale building spokesperson? Always a good reminder: Message consistency! Consider media […]

Holiday Drive Benefiting Brehon Family Services

This holiday season, the Capital Chapter is supporting Brehon Family Services. Since its inception in 1978, the organization has changed the lives of thousands of families in the Big Bend area. Brehon Family Services has welcomed more than 500 homeless, pregnant women and children to Brehon House. Here they can complete their education, receive job […]

Spotlight on Students

Are you in studying public relations, communications, marketing, advertising, editing, writing, or another related field? Tell us your story! Fill out the form below and we may choose to feature you on our website! All high school and college students in the Tallahassee area are welcome to submit. Before you write your entries, please take […]

Sean Greenwood/Ben & Jerry’s Program Recap

Sean Greenwood/Ben & Jerry’s Program Recap

Ben & Jerry’s Sweet and Cool PR Strategies with PR Poobah Sean Greenwood Thursday, September 10, 2020 | 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. Webinar Top Takeaways: Think about what your company’s core values are and let those guide your vision. If you’re asking what the ROI is for service to your community, you’re doing it […]

2020 Leadership Celebration Recap

2020 Leadership Celebration Recap

2020 Leadership Celebration Friday, August 28, 2020 | 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Webinar Top Takeaways: Year in Review from 2019-2020 Chapter President Amanda Handley, APR Communicator of the Year: Kelly Corder, APR Member of the Year: Jennifer Krell Davis, JD (2019-2020 Director of Communications) Stanley Tait Award: Sandi Poreda, APR (2013-2014 President of the […]

July 2020 Program Recap

July 2020 Program Recap

“Taking a Stand: Before Speaking Out, Look Inward” with Gabriel Sanchez Thursday, July 16, 2020 | 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. Webinar Top Takeaways Make sure your organization’s policies align with your stance before deciding on and publicizing it. There must be a connection between your stance and your organization’s mission. If taking a stand […]

2020-21 Proposed Slate of Officers and Directors

The Capital Chapter is pleased to announce the board slate for 2020-2021 below. Before COVID-19 and social distancing, we would announce the slate at a monthly meeting and then vote on the slate at the following meeting. However, as we are not holding in-person monthly meetings, we are using digital communications to share the slate […]

June Program Recap

FPRA Capital Chapter Blog Post June 18, 2020: Nipa Eason, Creative Director, Strategic Digital Services Top Takeaways We absorb information in three ways: Auditory, Kinesthetic and Visual Leverage technology such as taking a picture or recording a conversation (with permission of course!) Use editing software to create a film-at-11, polished piece Recap There’s a reason […]

Black Lives Matter

By the FPRA Capital Chapter Board  Recent tragic events have brought about a swell of passion and action against racial injustice in our country that is long overdue. Without discussion and action, our nation’s communities and families will continue to suffer. These are communities that we love — communities that foster treasured memories for our […]