PRSA-West Virginia Chapter
PO Box 13604
Charleston, WV 25360
Chartered on November 10, 1979, the West Virginia Chapter of PRSA is in its 32nd year of service to public relations professionals in West Virginia, continuing with the energy and enthusiasm that have built and sustained this chapter. With approximately 100 members, the West Virginia Chapter of PRSA helps members become more valuable to their organizations and clients - and more successful professionally by:
Save the date for 2014 Crystal Awards!
The early deadline is March 24, with the final deadline on April 14. Complete details can be found by clicking the graphic below.
West Virginia Chapter launched mentor program
The Public Relations Society of America - West Virginia Chapter is launching a new professional mentoring program aimed at assisting young public relations professionals with career decisions and guidance regrading problems the mentee may be facing.
The new mentorship program will make available some of the state's most respected and experienced professionals to young public relations practitioners. The PRSA-WV Chapter mentors will come from several different PR sectors, including corporate communications, agencies, government, nonprofit, associations and educational institutions.
All communications between a mentor and mentee will be confidential
To join the ranks of current mentors, or to seek guidance as a mentee, please complete the registration form and return it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Looking for great job, employees or interns?
For geat job openings, scroll on down below "President's Corner" to see our most recent job postings.
In this economy, we have some great potential employees for your company or your clients. These are folks with successful experience in public relations who have been hit hard by the economic downturn. If you have a position to fill, or know of one, consider looking at our PRSA members. Just click on the member's name for their resume, then hit contact for their email address.
We also have some great recent graudates and students looking for internships and employment!
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Dr. Brian Hemphill arrived on the campus of West Virginia State University (WVSU) in 2012 on the day after the Durecho to begin his tenure as State’s 10th president since its founding in 1891. His experience has only improved since that day....
Due to the water emergency in nine counties in January, the West Virginia Chapter was forced to cancel its January meeting with House Speaker Tim Miley. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused....
Our program year is well underway. Our first official meeting was a great success, with nearly 50 professionals in attendance and a dynamic guest speaker, West Virginia State University President Brian Hemphill. If you missed it, make sure to join us in March when we will tackle the hot topic of rebuilding the public’s trust. Indeed, it should be an interesting conversation....
This edition contains highlights of our February 19 meeting with WVSU President Dr. Brian Hemphill, an invitation to join Team PRSAWV for the March 15 Fox Trot for Parkinson's Research, a way to save $50 when you join PRSA and the West Virginia Chapter by Feb. 28 and a list of free PRSA webinars in March. Additional stories provide details on the March 19 meeting on rebuilding public trust and a message from President Sara Payne Scarbro...
This edition contains our winners of the 2013 East Central District Diamond Awards, some constructive criticisms of performance feedback, and a listing of free PRSA webinars in February. Additional stories provide information on the February 19 meeting and a message from President Sara Payne Scarbro...