CPRS Manitoba Fall Mixer
A Networking Event for PR & Communications Professionals and Students
Are you a student or PR professional looking to meet some seasoned professionals in your industry? CPRS is the solution that you’ve been looking for. Come and join us for a casual evening to meet and mingle with PR professionals from various industries. This is an exciting opportunity to share ideas and connect with great minds. Our board will be available to answer any questions that you may have about CPRS. The CPRS fall mixer is the first of many exciting networking events for this year and will discuss the following:
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Notice of the Annual General Meeting of the Canadian Public Relations Society Manitoba
You’re invited to CPRS Manitoba’s Annual General Meeting on Monday, May 25 from 5:00 p.m. to 6:15 p.m. at Manitoba Liquor and Lotteries, 830 Empress Street, Winnipeg. Join your fellow CPRS Manitoba members for the meeting and mingling afterwards at Barley Brothers, and help us wrap-up this past season’s activities and have a look-ahead at next year’s exciting plans. Register here! The 2014-2015 Annual Report is now available as a PDF here.
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In a crisis, media scrutiny is intense, and public opinion is shaped by the quality and the amount of coverage. Organizational accountability is critical, and accurate, timely information is crucial to public confidence.
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The Manitoba Chapter of the Canadian Public Relations Society (CPRS) is pleased to announce Jane Puchniak of Canada’s Royal Winnipeg Ballet (RWB) is the recipient of the 2015 Manitoba Communicator of the Year Award (MCOY). Please join us to celebrate Jane and hear her achievements at a gala luncheon at the Manitoba Club on Thursday, May 7, 2015.
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You have the education you need, now it’s time to start thinking about the next step in your career: the entry-level position.
CPRS Manitoba has what you need to give yourself the best chance at finding that first job!
Our presenters are PR pros who will give three short talks about things you need to know in your first year after graduation.
Spring is almost here and to celebrate, CPRS Manitoba is hosting the second Brews and News event at the King’s Head Pub. Meet up at this free, informal event on Wednesday, April 22nd from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. to talk about local, national and international public relations and communications issues while mingling with fellow communicators over a beer (or two!). More information is available here. Hope to see you there!
The 2015 CPRS Manitoba Nominating Committee is looking for dedicated and keen public relations and communications professionals to lead our Manitoba chapter from May 2015 to May 2016.
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In our globalized world, how do you effectively and accurately communicate with your audience during an international healthcare threat? At our luncheon on Thursday March 26, our expert panelists will take you through the ins and outs of communications tactics about the Ebola virus.
Our panel of local experts include Isabelle Robitaille, Communications Coordinator, Manitoba Health with the Province of Manitoba, Katherine Fox, Director of Communications for Health Sciences Centre Winnipeg, and Michelle Finley, Communications Projects Officer for the City of Winnipeg. Join us as our panelists share insights as to how the Ebola virus affected Manitobans from a local perspective and beyond. Register here today!
March 2015 is Membership Month at CPRS, and your Manitoba board is always looking for opportunities to add value to your membership. To build on this commitment, we plan to launch our first mentorship program this year. But first, we want to receive input so we can build a program that’s best tailored to your interests.
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It’s Membership Month at CPRS, and to celebrate, we’re offering new members the chance to win. If you join CPRS in March, you’ll be entered to win a complimentary registration for ENGAGEMENT + IMPACT, CPRS’ 2015 national conference in Montreal, valued at $1525. You’ll also automatically receive a 12 month subscription to PRSA’s Public Relations Tactics newspaper.
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