The Central West Coast Chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association (CWC-FPRA) presents it annual Chapter Awards & Board Installation on Wednesday, August 15, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Sarasota Yacht Club (1100 John Ringling Blvd., Sarasota). The event is open to the public and tickets, which include lunch, are $25/FPRA members; $35/guests. To register, visit www.cwcfpra.com.
Special guest and incoming FPRA state president Gordon Paulus, APR, CPRC, will be in attendance as members are presented with the Rising Star Award, Promoting the Profession Award, Ginnie Duffey-Troyer Professionalism Award, and Member of the Year. Honors earned by the local chapter at the recent FPRA state conference will also be celebrated.
“We invite all local public relations and marketing professionals to join us as we recognize the success of the Central West Coast Chapter and our members during this annual event,” said Tara Poulton, president of CWC-FPRA. “It has been an outstanding year of learning, sharing and networking, and the chapter has much to celebrate.”
The Central West Coast Chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association meets monthly for professional development luncheons and networking. Visit www.cwcfpra.com for the latest details.
FPRA state president Gordon Paulus, APR, CPRC
The Florida Public Relations Association is dedicated to developing public relations practitioners who, through ethical and standardized practices, enhance the public relations profession in Florida. The organization’s 15 professional and 12 student chapters provide professional development, networking and recognition opportunities for nearly 1,500 members across the state. FPRA is the nation’s oldest public relations organization, established by Lt. Col. John Dillin, APR, CPRC in 1938. For more information, visit www.fpra.org.