Past Meetings

    Coffee & Conversation l Session 3

    December 06, 2017
    8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

    Roast Rider
    1554 Laskin Road Unit 116
    Virginia Beach, VA 23451
    http://www.roastridercoffee.com/

    Help PRSAHR prepare for a successful 2018. You bring your ideas, and we'll provide a free cup of Joe (or tea).

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    Coffee & Conversation l Session 2

    December 04, 2017
    8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

    Cafe Stella
    1907 Colonial Ave.
    Norfolk, VA 23517
    https://cafestellaroasters.com/

    Help PRSAHR prepare for a successful 2018. You bring your ideas, and we'll provide a free cup of Joe (or tea).

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    Coffee & Conversation

    December 01, 2017
    8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

    Aromas
    706 Town Center Drive
    Newport News, VA 23606
    https://www.aromasworld.com/

    Help PRSAHR prepare for a successful 2018. You bring your ideas, and we'll provide a free cup of Joe (or tea).

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    Lies... Fake News... Alternative Facts: The Role of PR and Media in Keeping Truth in the News

    November 15, 2017
    11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

    Cox Communications
    1341 Crossways Boulevard
    Chesapeake, VA 23320

    Join PRSAHR and local experts for a panel discussion on the rise of fake news in public discourse today and the role of the media and the PR industry in countering it.

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    What Hat Are You Wearing Today? How to Work Smarter, Not Harder

    October 18, 2017
    8:30 AM - 1:30 PM

    Slover Library
    235 E Plume St
    Norfolk, VA 23510
    http://www.sloverlibrary.com

    Join us for our 2017 professional development conference: What Hat Are You Wearing Today? How to Work Smarter, Not Harder. This half-day event will provide insights, trends and actionable take-aways for all the hats in your PR closet.

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    The PR Future is Now!

    September 20, 2017
    11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

    The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center
    1401 Ballentine Blvd
    Norfolk, VA 23504
    http://virginiasalvationarmy.org/hrva/kroccenter/

    For more than 30 years MIckey G. Nall, APR, Fellow PRSA, has brought his particular brand of insight and humor to the public relations industry. In his very thoughtful presentation on Sept. 20 he'll dissect recent trends and revelations on our industry.

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    APR 101

    September 14, 2017
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

    Dial-In from Your Desk

    Have you been considering pursuing your Accredited in Public Relations (APR) certification? Not sure where to begin?

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    Creating an Award-Winning Online Newsroom

    August 16, 2017
    9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

    Ferguson Enterprises – Heritage Center
    618 Bland Blvd.
    Newport News, VA 23602

    Want to know what it takes to create an award-winning press room? Tired of duct-taping pitches together in email? Need a tool that’s available 24/7 – and working when you’re not?

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    2017 Pinnacle Awards

    June 21, 2017
    11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

    The Main Norfolk
    100 E. Main Street
    Norfolk, VA 23510
    http://www.themainnorfolk.com/

    Join us as we recognize the best public relations programs and tactics in the Hampton Roads region at the 2017 PRSAHR Pinnacle Awards.

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    Media Measurement in the Digital Age (Since clippings won’t cut it anymore.)

    May 17, 2017
    11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

    The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center
    1401 Ballentine Blvd
    Norfolk, VA 23504
    http://virginiasalvationarmy.org/hrva/kroccenter/

    Learn what you need to know about modern tools for media measurement from someone on the front lines of the latest technologies.

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    From PR Professional to Published Author - Meet Kelly Sokol

    April 19, 2017
    11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

    Plaza del Sol
    2200 Colonial Avenue
    Norfolk, VA 23517
    http://www.mexicoinghent.com/

    Come meet Kelly Sokol and hear about her journey from public relations intern for Washingtonpost.com to author of a soon-to-be-released novel, The Unprotected.

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    2017 Media Panel

    March 15, 2017
    11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

    Holiday Inn Va. Beach-Norfolk Hotel & Conference Center
    5655 Greenwich Road
    Virginia Beach, VA 23462
    http://www.hivabeachnorfolk.com

    Join PRSAHR for our annual media panel. Local media professionals will provide industry insights and trends. Interested in getting more coverage for your organization or clients? Come to our event and find out how directly from the sources themselves.

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    VIP Visit to WHRV's HearSay with Cathy Lewis

    February 15, 2017
    11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

    WHRO/WHRV Studios
    5200 Hampton Boulevard
    Norfolk, VA 23508

    Ever wonder how the four-day-a-week HearSay With Cathy Lewis public affairs program works? Host Cathy Lewis and producer Morgan Chase will talk with us and then small groups will sit in the WHRV control room to see the noon show in action.

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    2017 Flacks vs. Hacks: Trivia Showdown

    January 19, 2017
    6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    Bold Mariner Brewing Co.
    2409 Bowdens Ferry Rd.
    Norfolk, VA 23508

    Network with other know-it-alls and showcase your trivia talents!

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    Get Motivated! PRSA-HR 2017

    January 18, 2017
    11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

    The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center
    1401 Ballentine Blvd
    Norfolk, VA 23504
    http://virginiasalvationarmy.org/hrva/kroccenter/

    Set yourself on the right course for the year ahead as we welcome Van Rose to provide food for thought to get yout started on making resolutions that will help you to be more effective at work and at home!

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