Welcome to PRSA Austin Chapter

The Austin Chapter of PRSA is a dynamic group of public relations professionals dedicated to the advancement of the profession of communications. Our members benefit from a wealth of educational information, professional services and networking opportunities locally, regionally and nationally. Whether employed in technology, government, corporate, agency, not-for-profit or other industries, PRSA Austin Chapter provides access to helpful resources for seasoned executives, mid-career managers and those who are new to the profession. 

Chapter Updates

June Luncheon: Building a Strong Digital Community 
During our June Luncheon, a panel of industry experts will talk about how you can help your brand stand out and engage with your customers in the digital age. Panelists include Alison Kwong (Bazaarvoice), Claire Winslow (Best Practice Media), and Rafiq el Arculli (Spredfast). The luncheon will be Thursday, June 28. Learn more and register!

June Masters Class Breakfast: How to Run a Global Brand’s PR 
At our June Masters Class Breakfast, Faith Yando will share what it’s like to manage a global tech company’s brand. Faith is the Senior Director of Global Corporate Communications for Indeed. When she joined Indeed, Faith led the transition from agency-run external communications to in-house and in the process created Indeed’s internal global PR department. Plan on a conversational discussion and bring your questions! The event will be held Tuesday, June 19. Learn more and register!

May Happy Hour Wrap-Up
During our May Happy Hour, Tim Weinheimer talked about how brands can take advantage of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in this ever-changing digital world. For a summary of the event, and some of Tim's resources, go here.

2018 PRSA ICON 
PRSA’s International Conference is coming to Austin in October 2018! The PRSA Austin Chapter is working to make ICON 2018 an unforgettable experience and there are multiple opportunities for you to get involved. You can volunteer on one of four conference committees or you can sponsor the event. Learn how you can get involved! 

Industry News

PR Agencies Need to Be More Diverse and Inclusive. Here's How to Start.Harvard Business Review (April 12, 2018)

5 Lessons Big Brands Can Learn From StartupsAdweek (April 11, 2018)

Content Marketing Isn’t a Marathon—It’s a Relay RaceThe Content Strategist (April 9, 2018)

What Generation Z Wants Out of BrandsCNBC (April 9, 2018)

A First Look at Instagram Nametags, Its Clone of Snapchat QR Codes, TechCrunch (April 9, 2018)

PR Jobs in Austin

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