Paint Creek Center for the Arts presents 52nd Annual Art & Apples Festival

Paint Creek Center for the Arts presents 52nd Annual Art & Apples Festival
Event on 2017-09-08 09:00:00
Mark your calendars for the 2017 annual Art & Apples Festival produced by Paint Creek Center for the Arts (PCCA) and presented by Genisys Credit Union from September 8-10 in Downtown Rochester. This three-day family friendly event will host more than 85,000 festivalgoers and art enthusiasts in the 30-acre Rochester Municipal Park. The festival, PCCA’s largest fundraising event of the year, will feature nearly 300 new and returning artists from across the nation showcasing their work at this juried fine art fair. There is fun for the whole family, including live entertainment and music, fresh apple treats and a weekend full of creativity and activities in the Meijer Kids Art Zone. Recognized throughout the years as one of the largest and high ranking juried fine art fairs, Art & Apples Festival proudly celebrates its 52nd year as well as the City of Rochester 200th anniversary. As such, children are invited to help decorate a “Happy Birthday, Rochester!” monster mural.   For more information please call 248-651-4110 or email general@pccart.org. 

at Royal Park Hotel
Rochester
Rochester, United States

1st Annual NORRP Conference

1st Annual NORRP Conference
Event on 2017-09-28 08:00:00
Welcome NORRP Members and Guests, We hope to see you at our 1st Annual NORRP conference, in beautifull Jupiter, FL. The event will be held at the Jupiter Beach Resort & Spa.This event will be an oppertunity for NORRP to introduce itself to our growing community of members and those interested in membership. The goal of the conference is to allow for an open forum for members and guest to voice there questions and concerns related directly to our industryall taking place in a safe and closed enviornment. We will have numerous speakers covering various topics. Here is a list of the speakers and there topics… Dick Wagner – Marketing and Selling Restoration in 2017 Justin Brown – Thermal Imaging for the Restoration Industry and whats new in the world of infrared and will touch on moisture meters. Michelle McIntyre – Environmental Health and Safety Hazards and Regulations for the Restoration Industry Aaron Foreman – Equipment Rentals vs Purchase in the modern day restoration industry. Large loss readiness. Whitney Wiseman – About NORRP, who we are what are goals are. Introduction of the NORRP "Standardized National Pricing guidelines" for contractors. Billing W/O the AOB in your contract Shay Berman – Websites – owning vs. leasing and what’s important in a good website design and build and the importance of conversion metrics. Search Engine Optimization (SEO) – what it is, why it matters and how to start. Social Media – how it plays a role in SEO, how to get more referrals and reviews, how to find new potential customers. Online Advertising – the power of Facebook Ads and Google Ads, how to start online ad campaigns and how to measure your ROI Hope this gets everyone motivated not to miss this amazing conference to meet some of your peers and fellow contractors. Remember we are stronger together. Can't wait to meet everyone at the conference. PM me for any more information. Topics will include… SCHEDULE OF EVENTS (subject to change) DAY 1 – September 28 8:30 – 11:30 – Introduction & Speakers 11:30 – 1:30 – Networking Lunch 1:30 – 2:00 – BREAK 2:00 – 5:00 – Speaker Presentations DAY 2 – September 29 8:30 – 11:30 – Group Discussion & Q/A 11:30 – 1:30 – Networking Lunch 1:30 – 2:00 – BREAK 2:00 – 5:00 – Speaker Presentations / Open Forum / Wrap Up DAY 3 – September 30 11:00 – 2:00 – Pool / Beach Hangout & Networking

at Jupiter Beach Resort & Spa
5 North A1A
Jupiter, United States

Florida Public Relations Association Southwest Florida Chapter to host annual media breakfast

Florida Public Relations Association Southwest Florida Chapter to host annual media breakfast
Event on 2017-06-06 07:30:00
Traditional panel format meets speed-dating to discuss factors that impact the media and public relations professionals

The Florida Public Relations Association Southwest Florida Chapter (FPRA SWFL) wants to invite you to their annual Media Breakfast “The 2017 Playbook: Media Relations in an Evolving Market” to be held from 7:30-10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, June 6, at the Holiday Inn Airport, 9931 Interstate Commerce Dr., Fort Myers. A panel of experts from print and digital media and television will discuss an evolving market impacted by politics, economy, technology, demographics and more. A speed-dating format will wrap up the event. Door prizes for advertising with local media valued in the thousands will be given away.

The media panelists for the breakfast are: Phil Borchmann, Editor of Gulfshore Business; Jeffrey R. Cull, Executive Editor of Florida Weekly; Jigsha Desai, Digital Director at Naples Daily News; Ernest Hooper, Bureau chief and columnist at the Tampa Bay Times; Tim Klutsarits, Assistant News Director at NBC2/ABC7; Cindy McCurry-Ross, Executive Editor, VP Content at The News-Press; and Peter A. O'Flinn, President and Publisher of Spotlight News Magazines.

“The 2017 Playbook: Media Relations in an Evolving Market” will explore the impact of politics, economy, technology, demographics, and ethics with a traditional panel of regional media representatives. The experts will discuss the challenges and opportunities of 2017 as it relates to media relations for public relations professionals. This event will be of value to communication professionals, students, businesses, nonprofits, and anyone wanting to gain insight and tips into how to conduct public relations in this evolving market.

During the group speed-dating portion, attendees will have the opportunity to engage on a more personal level with panelists.

Event sponsors are Bradley’s Jewelers, CONRIC PR & Marketing, CTN10, Gulfshore Business, Mehta Communications, The Naples Daily News, and The News-Press Media Group. FPRA SWFL Annual Platinum sponsors include LCEC and iPartnerMedia.

For more information or to become a sponsor, please contact Christina Mehta Prendiville at (239) 470-4204 or christina@mehtacommunications.com.

About the Florida Public Relations Association
The Florida Public Relations Association is dedicated to developing public relations practitioners who, through ethical and standardized practices, enhance the public relations profession in Florida. For more information on the Southwest Florida Chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association, visit fpraswfl.org.

at The Holiday Inn Hotel Gulf Coast Town Center
9931 Interstate Commerce Drive
Fort Myers, United States

3rd Annual DC Zouk Festival 2016

3rd Annual DC Zouk Festival 2016
Event on 2016-06-24 17:00:00
SAVE THE DATE – June 24-26, 2016! NEW HOTEL! NEW DANCE FLOORS! NEW EXPERIENCE!   Kizomba   ★  Zouk  ★   Bachata  Be prepared for some awesome pre-parties and some new additions coming in 2016! JOIN US FOR OUR 3RD YEAR OF THE DC ZOUK FESTIVAL!   The DC Zouk Festival is one of Washington DC's premier dance events featuring Brazilian Zouk along with Kizomba and Bachata. 2016 DC Zouk Festival will be the most sensual dance event on the East Coast featuring both high profile artists and home-grown talent giving you a weekend full of hair whips and body waves. Let's get sexy in June! We have some amazing artists in store and a few other surprises that will be announced shortly. Pass sales link will be up soon! Artists confirmed so far:   *ZOUK* Kadu & Larissa – Australia/Brasil Carlos & Fernanda – Prague/Brasil Bruno Galhardo – Brasil Leonardo & Catherine – Brasil Hannah & Favian – USA  Inna & Edwin – USA Tirso & Chanel – USA Firefly & Atoro – USA Aline Cleto – Brazil Lotus & Brad – USA Jessica Lamdon (The Unicorn) – USA Christina & Igor – USA     *KIZOMBA* Enah Lebon – France JD & Chrissi – France David Campos & Guida Rei – USA Benga da Beatz – USA Charles Ogar – USA Hannah & Favian – USA  Inna & Edwin – USA Kizomba Sem Limite – Canada Kizz Me DC – USA     *BACHATA* Chavez & Silvia – Spain Kat Arias – USA Pura Vida – USA Damien Guzman (The MOB) – USA Vladi & Heidi – USA Christina Piedra – USA     *DJ's* DJ Igor – USA – Zouk DJ Soltrix – USA – Bachata DJ Emerzive – USA – Bachata  DJ Express – USA – Kizomba DJ Selo – USA – Zouk/Kizomba DJ Power – USA – Zouk DJ Kadu – Australia – Zouk DJ David Campos – USA/France – Kizomba ★★★ EMCEE ALEX CHANG ★★★ ALL pass sales are NON-refundable! Location: Dulles Hyatt, 2300 Dulles Corner Boulevard, Herndon, VA 20171 Dates: June 24-26, 2016 ALL pass sales are NON-refundable! Keep up with us on the FB event page and the Washington DC Zouk Festival page: 1) Event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/546712635478058/ 2) Washington DC Zouk Festival page: https://www.facebook.com/dczoukfestival   HOTEL BOOKING INFO: Ready to book your hotel room? Book within our hotel block & get FREE BREAKFAST!   Did we mention FREE parking and FREE shuttle service to-and-from Dulles Airport & Reston Town Center?     Book here: https://aws.passkey.com/event/14208974/owner/1460347/home     …………..Stay tuned for more info!!! We'll see you in June! #DCZoukFestival   FAQs   What are my transport/parking options getting to the event? We have our own parking lot next to the Ballrooms and its Free Parking. There are also 2 Shuttles provided by the Hotel, 1st Shuttle goes to and from the Airport and the 2nd goes to and from different restaurant locations in the area. Where can I contact the organizer with any questions? If you have any questions please email us at dczoukfestival@gmail.com   Is my registration/ticket transferrable? There is a fee for transferring tickets.  

at Dulles Hyatt
2300 Dulles Corner Boulevard
Herndon, United States

3rd Annual Bay Area Sports and Entertainment Career Fair hosted by Cal Ath.

3rd Annual Bay Area Sports and Entertainment Career Fair hosted by Cal Ath.
Event on 2016-05-21 16:00:00
3rd Annual Bay Area Sports and Entertainment Career Fair hosted by Cal Athletics (May 21, 2016) University of California (Berkeley) Golden Bears Baseball (Berkeley, CA) TIME: 5:00pm—7:00pm Check-In: 4:00pm – 4:45pm Welcome Keynote(s): 4:45pm – 5pm LOCATION: Haas Pavilion Club Room, University of California, Berkeley University of California (Berkeley) Athletics Department is excited to announce their third annual Sports and Entertainment Career Fair, taking place inside Haas Pavilion. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet with representatives from across the Bay Area in the fields of sales, marketing, public relations, finance, event management, etc. Teams and organizations will have information regarding full-time, part-time, seasonal positions, and internships.  Attendees are encouraged to bring multiple resume copies and/or business cards. This is a great opportunity for you to find your next job and take in a baseball game under the lights at Evans Diamond to see Cal vs. the Utah Utes! Attending Organizations: Oakland Raiders Santa Cruz Warriors San Jose Sharks Pac-12 Enterprises (Pending) San Jose Earthquakes University of California (Berkeley) University of California (Berkeley) – Athletics University of San Francisco – Athletics And more…. Admission to the Career Fair is and includes a ticket for that night's game, Cal Baseball vs. Utah. Registration allows access to both the Sport and Entertainment Career Fair and the Cal vs. Utah Baseball Game.  

at Haas Pavilion
115 Haas Pavilion
Berkeley, United States

Best in public relations in Wales recognised at annual CIPR Cymru Wales PRide

Best in public relations in Wales recognised at annual CIPR Cymru Wales PRide
Chair of the CIPR Cymru Wales and managing director of Working Word PR, Eoghan Mortell, said:" Each year we're seeing competition for PRide awards in Wales becoming more intense, as rising numbers of talented communicators from many different parts …
Read more on WalesOnline

Report: EPA 'Running a 0 Million PR Machine'
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) spent over $ 15 million on outside public relations consultants despite employing nearly 200 full-time in house PR workers. A new report on EPA spending released by Open the Books, a nonprofit organization …
Read more on Washington Free Beacon

Maine Public Relations Council 2015 Annual Conference

Maine Public Relations Council 2015 Annual Conference
Event on 2015-10-29 08:00:00
Join MPRC for a full day of engaging speakers who will share the latest techniques and tips to UP your public relations game. Whether you are a one-person shop, or part of a corporate team, you are guaranteed to learn something new.

Our keynote speaker is Michael Smart of Smart PR. Here's a sneak peek at the rest of the agenda:

Utilizing the Maine Brand-Weber Shandwick cracks open tasty PR tactics of the Maine Lobster Marketing Collaborative.
Photography Tips for PR-Benjamin Williamson makes photography a snap during a hands-on session.
Maximizing Social Media Marketing-Shannon Kinney with Dream Local Digital demystifies digital platforms to share the latest trends.
Engaging Your Community-Bangor Savings Bank, Buoy Local and Maine Cancer Foundation experts reveal how they mobilize their followers while keeping campaigns fresh.
Speed Pitching-Our media panel includes experts from Bangor Daily news, MaineBiz, WGAN News Radio and WMTW-TV8. Learn the anatomy of a successful pitch, grab the microphone and sell your story.

Register today – early bird pricing ends August 31. The complete agenda and speaker details will be posted soon. Stay tuned – #MPRConference

at Harraseeket Inn
162 Main
Freeport, United States

Ride for the Lost and Hound Poker Run- 2nd Annual

Ride for the Lost and Hound Poker Run- 2nd Annual
Event on 2015-10-24 00:00:00
US41 and Veterans Highway
Port Charlotte , FL  

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Description Poker run with proceeds to benefit Peace River K9 Search and Rescue, a volunteer 501c-3 non-profit organization based in Charlotte County.

End of run is at Black Widow Harley Davidson in Port Charlotte with prizes, raffles and food.

Denny's/Hooters at US41 and Veterans Highway.

Host: Peacer River K9 Search and Rescue Association
Contact: Lynn Gott
Phone: 239-707-1229
Email: gott_lynn@yahoo.com

at Port Charlotte, Florida, United States

Port Charlotte, United States

Mid-Missouri PRSA Annual Fall Conference

Mid-Missouri PRSA Annual Fall Conference
Event on 2015-10-22 09:00:00
The annual Mid-Missouri PRSA Conference bring communication and marketing professionals together for networking and to learn top trends affecting the industry. Whether your day is spent in state government, healthcare, education or at a local startup, you will take away key points for successful marketing, social content and new tools used to engage your target audience. Meet and learn from other mid-Misosuri professionals to gain relevant insight from those sharing similar career challenges and experiences. Parking passes will be provided for attendees, and lunch will be provided. After the sessions, a networking reception begins at 4 p.m. until 4:45 p.m. Thank You to our sponsor, Caledon Virtual!  2015 TENTATIVE AGENDA:  9-9:45 am – New Approaches to Storytelling Jon Stemmle, Associate Professor of Strategic Communication, University of Missouri Jon Stemmle will present new approaches to storytelling– and how using stories can really increase communication message effectiveness. Jon Stemmle is an associate professor of strategic communication and former director of the Health Communication Research Center at the Missouri School of Journalism. He teaches classes in public relations, health and science communication, social media, event planning and integrated marketing campaigns. His primary research interests involve health-related community-based participatory research, tailored health communication and non-traditional learning. 10-10:45 am – Unlikely Allies: How PR and SEO Win Together Heather Physioc, Associate Director of Organize Search, VML; President, Tentacle Inbound The Press Relations industry shares surprising commonalities with Search Engine Optimization, and the people who understand this connection will be uniquely poised to achieve strategic advantages in marketing. In this talk, attendees will learn how the powers of PR and SEO combine to drive more powerful results for brands. Discover where the unique skills of each practice overlap in unexpected ways, and learn how to leverage them together to truly win for your clients. 11-11:45 am – Taking the “Shiny” out of #Social with SnapChat and YikYak Nikki Sunstrum, State of Michican Social Media Specialist; Chair of Michigan Social Media Board Noon-12:30 – Lunch & Networking 12:30 – 12:50 – Board Meeting 1-1:45 pm – Consulting 101: Finding the Resources to Get Started (Panel Discussion) Do you want to start your own company? Maybe you already have, and you're searching for freelancers and other resources to help you get to the next stage. Or maybe you're looking for opportunities to freelance and don't know how to get started. This panel discussion will bring together PR and marketing consultants to discuss why they took the plunge, how they source for clients and how they find the right support network to handle any job – large or small.  2-2:45 pm – Tradigital Marketing: How Forward Looking Companies Innovate for the Future Tron Jordheim. Marketing Innovator  Learn how an innovative company mixes traditional marketing, digital, mobile, multi-channel, search, pay per action, inbound and online lead tactics. Or what Jordheim likes to call "Tradigital Marketing.” As Chief Marketing Officer for a growing medium sized multi national multi location real estate rental firm, Jordheim ran a media and PR strategy using social media, marketing automation & live sales agents to generate leads, nurture current customer relations and innovate for the future.  3-3:45 –  Reciprocal Relationships: Creating B2B Partnerships Ann Merrifield, Director of Business Development, Columbia College Ann Merrifield is the Director of Business Development for Columbia College.  Her primary responsibility is to cultivate partnerships with a wide range of public and private employers to meet professional development needs in the work place and support increased enrollments at Columbia College. Two of Ann’s top strengths are her Positivity and her Woo (winning over others). In other words, she is usually happy, loves to talk – and is pretty good at listening, too! 

at Reynolds Alumni Center
700 Conley Avenue
Columbia, United States