PRSA News

Chapter Chat: Kristie Swink Benson, APR

With an impressive resume that includes shaping narratives for DeKalb County, Southern Company Gas and now the High Museum of Art – with plenty of industry accolades and awards along the way – there’s one professional accomplishment for Kristie Swink Benson, APR that rises above. Obtaining her accreditation in public relations. It was hard work […]

Chapter Chat: Morgan Smith-Williams

As Morgan Smith-Williams accelerated through the ranks of Georgia’s state government, she found that having a trusted mentor was key. Participating in PRSA Georgia’s 360 Mentoring Program in 2019, she transitioned from following the boss to being the boss. Since joining PRSA Georgia in 2014, Smith-Williams has sought out the informal advice of many Chapter […]

Communicating During the Coronavirus Outbreak

By John Elsasser with perspectives from PRSA Chair T. Garland Stansell As the number of confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) increase across the country, businesses of all sizes face potential disruptions in the weeks ahead. Health officials are still gauging how widespread the virus might become in the United States. (As of March […]

Chapter Chat: Elyse Hammett, APR

An Emory University graduate with degrees in English and Political Science, Elyse Hammett, APR, knew how to think for herself and solve complex problems when she entered the workforce. But her academic experience did not teach her classical PR elements that her colleagues learned at well-regarded marketing and public relations schools. So in the late […]

Calling all Grads: Special Discount to Join PRSA Georgia!

We understand that emerging young professionals get the most of their membership when they can network with their peers at Chapter and industry events, and that’s why PRSA Georgia has approved a special membership offer for recent graduates who are current PRSSA members, as well as those who are not PRSSA members. If you are […]

PRSA Georgia Announces Inaugural Forty Under 40 List

National PR Professional Organization’s Second Largest Chapter Celebrates  Georgia’s Rising Communications Stars ATLANTA (March 29, 2019) – PRSA Georgia, the second largest Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America, is honored to introduce its inaugural Forty Under 40 list, honoring the state’s best and brightest young communications professionals. The Chapter will recognize its inaugural […]

Seeking Members to Pilot the New 360 Mentoring Program

We are pleased to announce PRSA Georgia is launching the Chapter’s first formal mentorship platform, the 360 Mentoring Program. From professional development to expanding your industry network, participating in a mentorship program provides unparalleled opportunities to grow as a PR practitioner this year. We’re currently recruiting mentee members to participate in the inaugural 360 Mentoring Program. Our […]