Early Membership Renewal Could Get You A Scholarship to PR:RECHARGE

October 12, 2011  |  News, Workshops  |  Comments Off on Early Membership Renewal Could Get You A Scholarship to PR:RECHARGE

NAPRCA Members, it’s that time of year again! Time to renew your North Alabama chapter PRCA membership!

Early renewal for 2012 continues through December 31, 2011. Renew now and you will automatically be registered to win a scholarship to the 2012 PRCA State Conference in Huntsville!

Click here to download a PDF of the 2012 renewal invoice and credit card payment form for Active Renewal ($105). Complete the form and mail the invoice and payment to:

NAPRCA
P.O. Box 598
Huntsville AL 35804 

*Please make checks payable to PRCA –or—fax/mail credit card form with a copy of your invoice directly to the State PRCA office.

If you’re not a member, now is a great time to download an application and join.  Not sure?  Here’s are some great reasons to consider membership.

Active members ($105) are full-time PR practitioners or those who have responsibility for organizational PR activities.  Associate members ($125) are persons with an interest in PR but whose duties exclude them from the direct practice of PR. Sustaining members ($25) are those who have retired from a PR career.

Membership questions? Contact Tracy Cieniewicz by email tracyc@ucphuntsville.org  or phone (256) 859-4900.

Are You Ready to PR:RECHARGE? PRCA State Conference in Huntsville April 15-17 2012

October 12, 2011  |  News, Workshops  |  Comments Off on Are You Ready to PR:RECHARGE? PRCA State Conference in Huntsville April 15-17 2012

Watch for information on speakers, networking and discounts!

Did You Go to the Branding Workshop?

September 22, 2011  |  News, Workshops  |  Comments Off on Did You Go to the Branding Workshop?

Dave Fletcher from the New York-based firm, The Mechanism did a great job with his “Deconstructing Brands” workshop.  Lots of examples and lots of interaction made for a mind-expanding session!  We’ll see if we can get an upload of some slides for you soon. 

In the meantime, if you went — why not add a comment to this story and give us some feedback?  We’d love to hear your thoughts about this professional development opportunity and what you liked or didn’t like abou the format so we can continue to improve.

Also, Dave says a good way to reach him is @davefletcher on Twitter so make some good branding connections!

2011 Professional Development Speaker, Dave Fletcher

August 19, 2011  |  News, Workshops  |  Comments Off on 2011 Professional Development Speaker, Dave Fletcher

For nearly two decades, The Mechanism’s Founding Partner, Dave Fletcher has explored a wide range of media – including print, video, photography and interactive design – as well as developed brand identity systems, promotional materials, environmental graphics, packaging and publication designs for a global list of clients.

A visionary in the interactive and design profession, Mr. Fletcher has earned recognition from creative associations and publications including: AIGA, The Public Relations Society of America, HOW Magazine, and I.D., the International Design Magazine, and his work is featured in several noted graphic design books and magazines. His philosophy of information delivery through the creative process has been discussed in both academic & international business publications.

Dave was a featured judge in HOW magazine’s Interactive Design Annual, and I.D., the International Design Magazine’s Interactive Media Design Review. He has spoken extensively as a keynote and general session speaker, and has participated in panel discussions for HOW magazine, AIGA, the Public Relations Society of America, and The New School in New York City.

Dave is on the board of the New York Metropolitan Area Chapter of the Internet Society (ISOC–NY)—the leading advocate of the Internet as a global communications infrastructure.