NEWS & JOBS

  • BPRSLA HOSTS 2ND ANNUAL PAT TOBIN PR EXCELLENCE AWARDS

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT:  Shawn Turner | (818) 296-9890 March 13, 2015 president@bprsla.org BLACK PUBLIC RELATIONS SOCIETY OF LOS ANGELES HOSTS 2ND ANNUAL PAT TOBIN PR EXCELLENCE AWARDS Kenneth R. Reynolds, Cassandra Butcher, Roslyn Bibby-Madison and Rita Cooper Lee Receive Honors LOS ANGELES – March 13, 2015 – The Black Public Relations Society of Los […]

  • After Oscar nominations, new awards show wants to celebrate diversity in Hollywood

    Could Hollywood possibly need another awards show? Darren D. Dickerson believes so. For seven years, the veteran entertainment industry publicist and event planner has been developing an idea for the Myriad Honors, a new awards program that would focus on minority and foreign talent often overlooked by Hollywood’s statuette-distributing establishment. Dickerson said more people are […]

  • PRSA-LA Welcomes New Board Member Shawn Turner

    Shawn Turner, senior manager of communications at Disney Consumer Products, was recently elected to serve on PRSA-LA’s Board of Directors. In her current post, Turner manages external communications for Disney Consumer Products’ (DCP) $40-billion-plus licensing business, which is aligned around five strategic brand priorities: Disney Media, Classics & Entertainment, Disney & Pixar Animation Studios, Disney Princess & Disney Fairies, Lucasfilm and Marvel. In […]

  • Richelle Payne, CEO Brand Expert, Named President of National Black Public Relations Society

    For Immediate Release Contact: Tiffany Young, tiffanymarieyoung@gmail.com RICHELLE PAYNE, CEO BRANDING EXPERT, NAMED PRESIDENT OF NATIONAL BLACK PUBLIC RELATIONS SOCIETY Professional Association for PR & Communication Practitioners of Color Announces New Leadership Team March 17, 2014 – PHILADELPHIA: Richelle Payne has been named president of the National Black Public Relations Society (NBPRS), effective immediately. Payne […]