Events

The Northwest Arkansas chapter of PRSA has monthly programs including panel discussions, speaking engagements, roundtables, networking events and professional development opportunities with experts and leaders from the PR/Communications industry. PRSA NWA strives to help members and guests become more successful by providing opportunities to connect with other communications professionals.

March 29 Program: Blogger and Influencer Sarah Fortune

Join us this month as blogger and social influencer Sarah Fortune Gill shares tips from obtaining and engaging an audience to featuring a company-sponsored social media post. As a blogger and social influencer, Sarah shares her life and adventures with followers from...

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February 22 Program: Social Media Panel

Join us this month as our panel of social media pros discuss best practices for engaging audiences, using social media channels to enhance connections and build relationships with diverse audiences, and measuring success. WHEN: Wednesday, Feb. 22, from 11:30 a.m. to 1...

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January 24 Mixer

You’re invited to help us kick off 2017 with our annual mixer in January! This year’s event includes dinner at a new location – Theo’s in Rogers. SAVE THE DATE: Tuesday, January 24, from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Social: 6 p.m./Dinner: 6:30 p.m. Location: Theo’s Rogers, 3300...

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August 31 Program: #AllTheTools

Join us for our next meeting on August 31 In the world of modern communication, there are tricks, tools and tactics flying at us daily at roughly the speed of neurons firing in the brain (by the way, there’s now a camera that can keep up that pace: approximately 223...

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July 26 Program: Connecting with the Razorbacks

In July, we met at the University of Arkansas for a panel discussion on the ways the external team at the University of Arkansas’ Department of Intercollegiate Athletics is reaching its key audiences. The panel discussed the use of traditional PR methods as well as...

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June 29 Program: Fast, Fresh Social

Join the Northwest Arkansas Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America for our next meeting on June 29, and come prepared to ask your questions about social media, talk about new social media platforms and learn about some fresh ideas to include in your plan....

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June 1 Panel: A Career for All Seasons

For our June 1 program, longtime PR professionals and newer practitioners shared observations, experiences and advice for all who want to thrive in public relations. We heard from seasoned pros about what enabled them to face the most daunting tasks with confidence,...

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April Program: Crisis Communications

Our April guest speaker was Shea Davis, senior vice president of brand reputation for Mitchell Communications Group, who provided an inside look at crisis management. Shea has extensive experience in crisis management, media relations, internal communications,...

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March Program: PRSA at the Ballpark

Our March 30 meeting was a special lunch program in the Community Room of Arvest Ballpark in Springdale.    Who: Our guest speaker was Justin Cole, General Manager of the Northwest Arkansas Naturals. Attendees got an inside look at the Naturals' marketing and public...

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February Meeting: Social Media Panel

Our panel of social media pros discussed best practices for engaging audiences and using social channels to enhance connections and build relationships with diverse audiences. We thank Ramona Collins, Sam's Club; Allyson Twiggs Dyer, The Twiggs Group; Kyle Gibson,...

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