PRSA News

Georgia Chapter of PRSA Elects 2016 Board & Assembly Delegates

GEORGIA CHAPTER OF PRSA ELECTS 2016 BOARD & ASSEMBLY DELEGATES  The Georgia Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (www.prsageorgia.org) today announced its elected officers for calendar year 2016. Elected to the board are: President – Alison Ilg, president, Ilg Communications President-elect – Elyse Hammett, APR, vice president of marketing and communications, The Community […]

PRSA Georgia Pins New APR During January Monthly Meeting

PRSA GEORGIA PINS NEW APR DURING JANUARY MONTHLY MEETING The Georgia Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (prsageorgia.org) pinned one member with the Accredited in Public Relations (APR) credential at the January Monthly meeting. Liza Mulkowsky was recognized for successfully completing the rigorous APR certification program. The APR certification program is administered by […]

Angie Champsaur of Global Staffing Firm Robert Half Receives PRSA Georgia’s Chapter Champion Award

ANGIE CHAMPSAUR OF GLOBAL STAFFING FIRM ROBERT HALF RECEIVES PRSA GEORGIA’S JANUARY CHAPTER CHAMPION AWARD Angie Champsuar, APR is the recipient of the January 2016 Chapter Champion Award from the Georgia Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) (prsageorgia.org). This award recognizes her dedicated volunteer work for the Georgia chapter. Champsaur served on […]

2016 PRSA Georgia Proposed Slate of Officers, Directors and Assembly Delegates

Elections for Chapter officers, Board members and Assembly delegates will be held at the October 8 luncheon which is the Annual Meeting of the Georgia Chapter. Thank you to the following Nominating Committee members for their participation in selecting these candidates. Nominating Committee Members: Chair: Neil Hirsch, APR Annette Filliat, APR Stephanie Fitzsimmons, APR Patty […]

ROSZELL GADSON, APR, OF STATE FARM RECEIVES PRSA GEORGIA’S CHAPTER CHAMPION AWARD

ATLANTA – July 17, 2015 – Roszell Gadson, APR, is the recipient of the July 2015 Chapter Champion Award from the Georgia Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (prsageorgia.org). This award recognizes his dedicated volunteer work for the Chapter.   Gadson joined the PRSA Georgia Chapter in 2009 and has served on the […]

PRSA Georgia President Featured in This Month’s Tactics – Ensuring A Smooth Transition

PRSA Georgia president, Stephen M. Brown, APR, is featured in this month’s PR Tactics, a publication of PRSA National. He worked in conjunction with the PR committee to create a timely piece about overcoming the stereotypes encircling the Millennial generation and instead examining what seems to be indicative of a larger, systemic problem. Stephen offers […]

PRSA Georgia Pins New APR at March Monthly Meeting

Kim Resnik, APR, has been part of public relations in Atlanta for more than 20 years. Her experience has focused on higher education, culture and the arts, and she has contributed to the success of The Art Institutes, the Atlanta History Center and the Alliance Theatre Company. Currently she is principal of Kim Resnik Communications. […]

PRSA Georgia Mourns the Loss of George Goodwin, Known as the Dean of Atlanta’s PR Industry

George Goodwin, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and public relations trailblazer, helped shape modern Atlanta. Since the 1940s, his quiet influence helped guide the city into becoming an economic powerhouse and major population center. His greatest talent was helping people of different political, religious, and social backgrounds work together for the common good of Atlanta. He never […]

Michelle Potter of Atlanta Gastroenterology Assoc. Receives PRSA Georgia’s Chapter Champion Award

ATLANTA – January 19, 2015 – Michelle Potter isthe recipient of the January 2015 Chapter Champion Award from the Georgia Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (prsageorgia.org), recognizing her dedicated volunteer work for the Chapter. She has served on numerous committees since joining in 2003, including the Nonprofit Special Interest Group (SIG), the […]

2015 PRSA Georgia Board of Directors

Congratulations to the 2015 PRSA Georgia Board of Directors. The Executive Committee is: President Stephen Brown, APR; President-Elect Alison Ilg; Treasurer Elyse Hammett, APR; and Secretary Karlie Lahm, APR. Directors-At Large are: Neil Hirsch, APR (immediate past president & International Conference); Louise Mulherin (Professional Development); Lynn Medcalf (Membership); Annette Filliat, APR (Annual Conference); Patty Gregory […]