NEWS & JOBS

  • 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 […]

  • Made Woman of the Month–Shawn Turner

    MW of the Month  //  May 4, 2014 The character Olivia Pope has forever changed the way people think about PR and crisis management. Most assume it’s all about coming up with elaborate stories to cover up other people’s mistakes. But what happens when you work in PR and your client is a mouse with big ears? Shawn Turner […]

  • Black Public Relations Society of Los Angeles and CBS Entertainment Diversity to Honor Communications Trailblazers

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Black Public Relations Society of Los Angeles and CBS Entertainment Diversity to Honor Communications Trailblazers Rae Jones, Roz Stevenson, and Tiffany Smith-Anoa’i to Receive the Pat Tobin Pioneer Award LOS ANGELES, CA—March 5, 2014 –The Black Public Relations Society of Los Angeles (BPRS-LA) and CBS Entertainment Diversity group have joined forces to honor communication trailblazers with the Pat Tobin Pioneer Awards on March […]