Meeting/Event Information


June 14, 2018

2018 PRism Awards Ceremony
June 14, 2018
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
The Wintergarden by Monroe's
1 Bausch & Lomb Place
Rochester, NY 14604
2018 PRism Awards Ceremony

Join us from 5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 14, 2018 at The Wintergarden by Monroe's for an evening of celebration and industry recognition among colleagues in the Rochester public relations profession.

Rochester’s PRism Awards recognize complete public relations programs and tactical elements incorporating sound research, planning, execution and evaluation. They must meet the highest standards of performance in public relations to be considered for a PRism Award. Individuals will also be awarded Rising Star and Executive of the Year awards.

Don't miss out! Ticket sales close June 7.

Purchase 10 tickets (member, non-member or a combo) add “Reserved Table” to your cart and voila, your spot is reserved. New this year: reserved tables have their company logo included on PRism Award event signage.

Check payments can be made out to "PRSA Rochester" and mailed in advance to Treasurer Sarah Blackwell at Break the Ice Media, 56 N Main Street, Pittsford, NY 14535. Sarah can also assist with payment questions via email at Cash and check will not be accepted at the door.

More information on the 2018 PRisms can be found at the PRism homepage.


The Venue: The Wintergarden by Monroe's - 1 Bausch & Lomb Place Rochester, NY 14604

Parking: Guests have several parking options.

  1. Court Street Garage ($10 daily maximum)
  2. Midtown Garage ($2 for the first two hours, $2 every hour thereafter)
  3. On-street parking near the venue (free after 6 p.m.)
  4. Other downtown parking garages near the venue (pricing varies)

Schedule of Events: 
5:30 p.m. – Cocktail hour with open bar
6:30 p.m. – Cash bar begins, dinner is served
7:00 p.m. – Awards program begins
9:00 p.m. – Program concludes

Student Scholarship Fund:
Enter a reverse raffle or participate in a 50/50 raffle to support the Charles S. Smith Student Scholarship Fund.

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PRSA Rochester Coffee and Conversations

August 23, 2018
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Rochester, NY 14618

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August 28, 2018

Young PR Professionals 2018 Summer Mixer

August 28, 2018
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120 East Ave
Rochester, NY 14604

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