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PRAL's Spring Workshop SpeakersA PR Toolkit: Challenges and Opportunities in Today's Market
Pulitzer Prize winning author and Times-Picayune metro editor, Jed Horne, will be the keynote and luncheon speaker.
Horne is the author of both Breach of Faith: Hurricane Katrina and the Near Death of a Great American City and Desire Street: A True Story of Death and Deliverance in New Orleans. Horne's talk, "Breaking News: Print is Broke. Where to from Here," will give us his perspective of the newspaper industry, what's the future of national papers, hometown papers and how will this affect the public relations profession.
Also, Patsy Wilkerson will present "YOU, INC: Passion, Purpose, Possibilities: Marketing." Patsy brings over 20 years of experience and expertise as a trainer, coach, consultant, motivational speaker and facilitator. Patsy will help us find the value in what we do professionally, and most importantly, how to convey that to others.
The doors open at 8:30 with coffee, program starts at 9:00. Price includes lunch: $40 PRAL members, $45 for nonmembers and $10 for students (must be currently enrolled as a full-time student). Register online before May 22 at www.pralbr.org.