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May 06, 2016

PRSA Rochester Media Relations Summit
May 06, 2016
7:30 AM - 11:00 AM
St. John Fisher College - Nursing 100
3690 East Avenue
Rochester, NY 14618
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Learn more about the changing relationship between PR pros and journalists at this workshop.

$50.00 Member Ticket

$65.00 Guest Ticket

$20.00 Student Ticket
$10.00 Earlybird rate before May 2

Learn more about the changing relationship between PR pros and journalists at PRSA Rochester's half-day workshop, presented in partnership with St. John Fisher College.

Registration opens at 7:30 am, with the workshop beginning at 8:15. Breakfast and beverages will be provided.

Sessions include:

Meet the Media (8:15-9 a.m.) – hear from local TV, radio and print media on how their news organizations are run and how they like to work with PR practitioners.

PR in a Larger Market (9:15-10 a.m.) John O’Malley, public relations manager at Verizon in the Greater Philadelphia Area will share insights learned from his transition from Rochester to a larger market.

PR vs. Journalism (10:15-11 a.m.) – an entertaining discussion with media & PR professionals on how we can all work better together.

  •          Dresden Engle, director of Dresden Public Relations
  •          Sarah Blackwell, PR and marketing specialist at Break the Ice Media
  •          Megan Mack, Connections producer at WXXI
  •          Jane Milliman, editor-in-chief of 585 Publishing