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November 2017

Save the Date – 2017 Annual Membership Meeting & Elections

November 8, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

After a successful merger year, it’s time to elect the 12-member PRSA Oregon Chapter Board of Directors for 2018. Please save-the-date for our 2017 Annual Membership Meeting & Elections held on Nov. 8, 2017, at 6 p.m. from the comfort of your own home or office. You’ll get a chance to hear from current and incoming Chapter leadership about 2017 highlights and our financial status, about 2018 priorities and plans and hear elections results of the incoming board. And, there…

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December 2017

PRSA Oregon Service Celebration

December 12, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Rogue Distillery and Public House, 1339 Northwest Flanders St.
Portland, OR 97209 United States
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This year was a huge milestone for PRSA Oregon -- thanks in large part to the work of our volunteers across the state. As a thank you to everyone who pitched in their time, expertise and enthusiasm this year, we're throwing a volunteer appreciation happy hour! Join us at Rogue Ale House to meet, mingle and mix with fellow communicators and celebrate the year. This is a free event and volunteers get light appetizers and their first drink on us!

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February 2018

Beverages with the Board

February 27 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
Barrel & Keg, 1190 Broadway Street Northeast
Salem, OR 97301 United States
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Beverages with the Board

Join us in Salem on Feb. 27 for Beverages with the Board. The board will meet at 5 p.m. for a regular board meeting. Afterwards at about 6:15 p.m. they’ll gather for beverages and casual networking. Please come get to know your 2018 board, meet other public relations professionals and find out what’s happening in communications and public relations this year. This casual, no-host event is the perfect opportunity to learn about what your peers are working on, share ideas…

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April 2018

Real-World Advice: Exploring Careers in PR, Communications & Marketing

April 24 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Smith Memorial Union, 1825 Southwest Broadway, Room 026
Portland, United States
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Portland State University & PRSA Oregon Present Real-World Advice: Exploring Careers in PR, Communications & Marketing Are you interested in pursuing a career in public relations, communications or marketing? Learn from experts in the field during the Real-World Advice: Exploring Careers in PR, Communications & Marketing panel and Q&A session on Tuesday, April 24 from 12:00-1:00 p.m. in 026 Smith Memorial Student Union (SMSU Basement) on the PSU campus. This event is FREE and open to all PSU students in the…

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May 2018

CommCon 2018

May 18 @ 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
DoubleTree by Hilton Portland, 1000 NE Multnomah Street
Portland, OR 97232 United States
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Comm Con 2018

PRSA Oregon 2018 Communicator’s Conference- Thriving in a Digital Age: May 18 See the full conference schedule PDF version HERE ****NOTE: Registration is now closed PRSA Oregon’s premier annual professional development conference, CommCon, is right around the corner on Friday, May 18!  This year’s timely theme is Thriving in a Digital Age. Check out all of the exciting opportunities this signature conference has to offer. Kicking off this year's CommCon: Portland Trail Blazers digital marketing team! Morning keynote speakers, Blazers’ Director of Content Aaron Grossman and…

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Meet the Media: Statesman Journal

May 30 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Salem Statesman Journal, 340 Vista Avenue Southeast
Salem, OR 97302 United States
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How do you catch the attention of the newsroom at the Statesman Journal? Learn the best ways to pitch stories to these journalists, find out what they’re looking for, and how to get your story in by attending our Meet the Media Panel! Bonus-The Statesman Journal is part of the USA Today network. Placing your story with them could mean national coverage. Don’t miss out on this amazing opportunity to speak with top panel members including: Executive Editor Cherrill Crosby…

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August 2018

Enter Now! 2018 Spotlight Awards Deadline is August 31

August 31

Attention Oregon and SW Washington Communication Professionals: Submit your best work from your business or organization from August 2017 to July 2018 and nominate a colleague for recognition as a 2018 Spotlight Award winner! Read more about the awards and submission process HERE **Note: Spotlight Awards Event Date TBD

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September 2018

Evolving crisis communications in Oregon’s wildfires-A PIO and reporter panel

September 14 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Oregon Department of Transportation, 123 NW Flanders
Portland, OR 97209 United States
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Social media platforms are no longer add-ons to crisis communications; instead, they’ve become the major channels serving threatened communities. So what do you do when your community is not so wired? Join KXL radio reporter Rosemary Reynolds, Portland Fire & Rescue Lieutenant Damon Simmons, Oregon Food Bank Communications Director Amber Lindsey, APR and emcee Dave Thompson, APR, ODOT’s assistant communications manager, for a brown bag panel discussion. Bring your lunch and join us in person if you’re in Portland; join…

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“Ethics in Journalism” — Like a Boss Coffee Chat Series Event

September 25 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

From social media to late-breaking stories to claims of “fake news” and the search for credible sources, these are exciting, challenging and unusual times in journalism. A.wordsmith and PRSA Oregon are proud to team up for our September “Like a Boss” Coffee Chat on media ethics and engagement. Our conversation will dive into newsroom processes, how digital content can be a friend and a foe, and the pressures reporters are under to uncover and present great stories, while maintaining their…

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October 2018

Meet the Media: The Columbian

October 4 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am
The Columbian, 701 West 8th St.
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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From recent teacher strikes to economic development along the Columbia river to important political developments, the news team at The Columbian plays a critical role in telling the stories that impact Southwest Washington. The voice of residents living north of the Columbia River, these reporters and editors play a crucial role in informing the public on policy issues, business developments and consumer trends with a circulation and readership that extends well across the entire Portland-metro area. Join us October 4 for…

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