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MAR. 22 – BRIAN HAMMEL, FAHLGREN MORTINE

Scripps PRSSA was happy to welcome Brian Hammel on Monday, March 22. Brian Hammel is a Senior Account Executive at Fahlgren Mortine. Brian knows the best solutions to public relations problems are found when creativity meets strategy.  Whether he’s crafting social media content for a national consumer brand, developing a media relations plan to garner … Continue reading MAR. 22 – BRIAN HAMMEL, FAHLGREN MORTINE

“COVID-19 PR Campaigns, One Year Later” By Olivia Strauss

COVID-19 has completely changed the way public relations professionals approach creative campaigns. Companies have had to find new ways to brand themselves in a time of social distancing, mask-wearing and hand sanitizing. Let’s take a look at some of the campaigns companies have done this past year in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. Apple, Creativity … Continue reading “COVID-19 PR Campaigns, One Year Later” By Olivia Strauss

“Looking Forward To the Future” By Kaleb Gongwer

We’ve reached March 2021 and a satisfying decline in positive COVID-19 cases. Places have slowly started opening back up, and all I think about is what I want to do when the world is open and “normal” again. From school, career and my lifestyle plans, I’ve began thinking about how I’ll be living my life … Continue reading “Looking Forward To the Future” By Kaleb Gongwer

MAR. 8 – INTERNSHIP PANEL

On Monday, March 8, Scripps PRSSA hosted an Internship Panel. The panel included five members of the chapter who shared their internship experiences and advice with the rest of the group.  Alec Charron Alec Charron is currently serving as a Client Engagement Intern for Fahlgren Mortine. Alec took this internship because he wanted to gain … Continue reading MAR. 8 – INTERNSHIP PANEL

MAR. 1 – CHERYL PROCTER-ROGERS, STEP AHEAD CONSULTING AND COACHING

On Monday, March 1, Scripps PRSSA met with A Step Ahead Consulting and Coaching’s Cheryl Procter-Rogers. Procter-Rogers is a senior consultant and executive coach who earned her bachelor’s degree from Bradley University, MBA at Keller Graduate School of Business Management and master’s degree in Leadership and Change Management from DePaul University. As a business executive … Continue reading MAR. 1 – CHERYL PROCTER-ROGERS, STEP AHEAD CONSULTING AND COACHING

FEB. 22 – DANIELLE SANDARS, CONVERSE (NIKE)

On Monday, February 22, Scripps PRSSA welcomed Danielle Sandars, the Director of Global Employee Communications & Engagement at Converse (NIKE, Inc.). Danielle received her B.A. in Communications and Public Relations from Montclair State University. She has been a communication, employee engagement and corporate events leader for over 13 years. Before joining Converse, Danielle led corporate … Continue reading FEB. 22 – DANIELLE SANDARS, CONVERSE (NIKE)

FEB. 15 – Paul Matson, BOEING

Scripps PRSSA was ecstatic to welcome Ohio University alumnus, Paul Matson, from Boeing. Paul was former president of Scripps PRSSA in 2008-2009 before settling in Chicago post-grad. Since 2018, Paul has worked at Boeing, aerospace company, and is currently director of the content studio where he leads a global team of creative leaders, communications strategists, … Continue reading FEB. 15 – Paul Matson, BOEING

“Lessons I’ve Learned as EVP of Scripps PRSSA” By Alyssa Gormley

Folks, my time as Executive Vice President of Scripps PRSSA has been so wonderful and rewarding as I’ve been able to plan almost two semesters of virtual meetings for our Chapter. However, my time is slowly but surely coming to a close, as elections are just around the corner. I’d recommend the role of EVP … Continue reading “Lessons I’ve Learned as EVP of Scripps PRSSA” By Alyssa Gormley

“Your Time Will Come” by Alec Charron

In my last blog, I reflected on my summer without a traditional internship.  I won’t lie, I felt defeated while writing that blog. I was spending most of my time applying to fall/spring internships with little to no success. It seemed like my peers were having vast success, but where was mine?  Nevertheless, I was … Continue reading “Your Time Will Come” by Alec Charron

Feb. 1 – Anne Merchant, Akron Children’s Hospital

Scripps PRSSA was happy to welcome Ohio University alumna, Anne Merchant, from Akron Children's Hospital. Anne has more than 22 years of corporate communications and public relations experience in the non-profit sector. Since 2010, she has worked at Akron Children's Hospital, and is now director of corporate communications. Prior to that, she worked in Washington, … Continue reading Feb. 1 – Anne Merchant, Akron Children’s Hospital