Daytona Tortugas President to share on ‘Creating a Community Relations Culture’ – March 16

Ryan Keur

Ryan Keur

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (February 17, 2017) – Learn how the Daytona Tortugas are becoming an integral part of the Volusia County community during the Thursday, March 16, meeting of the Volusia/Flagler Chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association. RSVP here.

Daytona Tortugas President Ryan Keur will share how the team is “Creating a Community Relations Culture” during the organization’s monthly luncheon. Under Keur’s leadership, the Daytona Tortugas have launched a variety of community-based initiatives, including the new Tortugas Care Charity Foundation. He will discuss the importance of community Continue reading

FPRA to offer half-day Spokesperson Training seminar on Feb. 16

Darrell Hill

Darrell Hill

Kevin Christian, APR, CPRC

Kevin Christian, APR, CPRC

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (January 23, 2017) – In an era when a cell phone image can become national news, business managers and their public relations specialists never know when the media spotlight might turn to them.

To help them prepare, the Volusia/Flagler Chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association is offering a half-day “Spokesperson Training: Put your best foot forward during an interview” seminar the morning of Feb. 16 at LPGA International Clubhouse.

The trainer is Kevin Christian, APR, CPRC, of Ocala, and he will be assisted by videographer and producer Darrell Hill of Orlando. Christian will explain to participants how to prepare for broadcast interviews, Continue reading

Image/Golden Images Award Training Workshop to be Jan. 28

Members, It’s almost FPRA awards time! Not sure if your campaign has what it takes to win? We bet it does.

Come learn how to craft and enter your winning project from past honorees and a past Image Awards judge at our Image/Golden Images Awards Training Workshop. The free workshop will be 9:30-11:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 28, at Panera Bread, 1781 Dunlawton Ave., Port Orange. (Food/coffee is on your own.)

This year, members of the Volusia/Flagler Chapter of FPRA have been invited to participate in the Ocala Chapter’s Local Images Awards. More info will be coming soon, but we already know the deadline for entry will be March 17, with the awards program on April 27. And of course, all members are eligible to enter the statewide FPRA Golden Images Awards in May, with the awards given at annual conference in August.

So come to the Image/Golden Images Awards Training Workshop on Jan. 28 and get started on your award-winning entries!

To attend, please RSVP to Mary by Jan. 24 at 386-679-4792 (call/text) or email maryd9222@yahoo.com.