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December 17, 2019

PRSA Rochester Annual Business Meeting
December 17, 2019
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
United Way of Greater Rochester
75 College Ave.
Rochester, NY 14607
Annual Business Meeting for all members and guests to discuss the state of the chapter, its financial position and to recap events sponsored throughout the year.

$15.00 Member Ticket

$30.00 Non-Member Ticket

The 2019 PRSA Rochester Annual Business Meeting will take place from 8:00 - 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, December 17 at the United Way of Greater Rochester, located 75 College Ave. Open to all PRSA Rochester chapter members and guests to discuss the state of the chapter, its financial position and to recap events sponsored throughout the year. The annual event is both a social and networking event as well as a business update given by local board members, and will include breakfast. 

This year, we’ve invited leaders from WXXI to talk about recent additions to its influential news organization and the impact those changes are making locally and nationally.

WXXI is one of the most prominent and respected news organizations in our community, and the team has only gotten stronger with the addition of CITY Newspaper and other prominent local news staff. Learn more about these changes from our WXXI guests:

  • President Norm Silverstein
  • News Director Randy Gorbman
  • CITY Newspaper Editor Dave Andreatta

 

Meeting Schedule

8 – 8:15 AM: Light Breakfast & Welcome Remarks/President’s address

8:15 – 8:30 AM: PRSA Rochester updates and information

8:45 – 9:45 AM: Feature presentation: introduced by PRSA Rochester Membership Chair Kristin Tutino

  • WXXI President Norm Silverstein opening to discuss the intentions behind WXXI’s growth and views of news resources, particularly what it takes to continue to be one of, if not the, strongest and most consistent sources of national and regional news
  • WXXI News Director Randy Gorbman and CITY Newspaper Editor Dave Andreatta to discuss: how the group sought CITY Newspaper and has increased its news resources, what this enables an already strong organization like WXXI to do going forward; and what are some of the new ideas and focus areas WXXI will produce

9:45 – 10 AM: Q & A – Closing Remarks

Future Meetings

December 17, 2019

PRSA Rochester Annual Business Meeting

December 17, 2019
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

United Way of Greater Rochester
75 College Ave.
Rochester, NY 14607

Annual Business Meeting for all members and guests to discuss the state of the chapter, its financial position and to recap events sponsored throughout the year.