The Volusia/Flagler Chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association will host a professional development luncheon featuring State President and Universal Orlando Resort Senior Public Relations Director Alyson Lundell, APR, CPRC, on Thursday, Sept. 5. RSVP now.
In addition to providing a behind-the-scenes look at some of Lundell and her team’s most successful public relations efforts such as Halloween Horror Nights, Lundell will install the 2019-2020 Board of Directors for the Volusia/Flagler Chapter and share her vision for the statewide FPRA organization in the upcoming year.
The program, which includes lunch and a chance to network with area public relations professionals, will be from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 5, at LPGA International Clubhouse, 1000 Champions Drive, Daytona Beach. The cost is $25 for FPRA members and $30 for non-members. Please RSVP by Sept. 3.
Lundell has spent the majority of her career in the tourism industry promoting Central Florida’s major attractions.
Her current role with Universal has involved attraction openings including Race Through New York Starring Jimmy Fallon, Universal’s Volcano Bay Water Theme Park and The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Hogsmeade (2010), Diagon Alley (2014) and the all-new Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure (2019).
At FPRA’s 81st Annual Conference in August, Lundell’s team received a Golden Image Award, one of the FPRA’s most prestigious honors, for Lundell and her team’s effort in promoting Universal’s highly successful Halloween Horror Nights. Lundell was installed as FPRA’s 2019-2020 State President at the Annual Conference.
“We are excited to have Alyson kick off our year and share her experiences with us,” said Chris Graham, incoming President for the Volusia/Flagler Chapter. “She will offer fresh perspectives on how we can transform our way of looking at how we reach our audiences.”
About Florida Public Relations Association
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 its roughly 1,200 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 about membership in the local area, visit www.fpravf.org.