10 Women in PR That Lead, Inspire And Build Successful Brands


This holiday season we encourage you to support women in public relations across North America that lead, inspire and build successful brands.
Here’s our list of 10 women in public relations who are making an impact for their clients and employers.

Women in PR Canada Releases Global Gender Pay Gap Annual Survey Results


The Organization of Canadian Women in Public Relations (Women in PR Canada) and the Organization of American Women in Public Relations (Women in PR USA) together announce the annual gender pay gap survey results with sector group Global Women in PR. Read more…

Lorna Jane Active Nation Day Coming to Canada on September 24, 2017


On September 24, 2017, thousands of women will celebrate Active Nation Day around the world. For the first time ever in Canada, award-winning technical fashion brand, Lorna Jane will host events across the country to coincide with the launch of Lorna Jane Clarkson’s latest book, Love You.

Becoming a Mother Gave Me Confidence, Strength to Lead


When I brought my baby boy home from the hospital, I had zero confidence in my abilities as a new mother. I loved my son, but I also loved my work and I wanted to go back. I thought maybe I could convince my husband to stay home instead. I thought he would do a better job than I could. I was emotional and I was trying to figure out how to balance it all – just like I used to do with ease. At work, at least I knew what I was doing. At least, there, at work, it was familiar. Read more…

Women in PR Canada – Official Launch Reception


What’s Next for Women in Canada’s PR Industry?

You are invited to join us to officially launch the Organization of Canadian Women in Public Relations (CWPR) in Vancouver, B.C., Canada!

Organized by a team of experts in public relations, this event will look at What’s Next for Women in Canada’s PR Industry, discuss misconceptions and redefine perceptions for our field.

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Speakers Include: 

  • Bridgitte Anderson, General Manager, Edelman Vancouver;
  • Christie Smith, Founder of the Elite Communicators Group; Director of Corporate Relations at Partnerships BC;
  • Erin Dermer, Director of Media Relations and Social Media at TELUS;
  • Natalie Langston, TV Host, Producer, Journalist, Emcee & Brand Ambassador; Fitness & Health Reporter, BC Living.

Opening Remarks:

  • Cleta Brown, President, The University Women’s Club of Vancouver;
  • Talia Beckett-Davis, President & Chairwoman, Canadian Women in Public Relations; Founder, Pink Pearl PR; Director of Communications, AdvantageBC.

Moderator: 

  • Stuart Chase, Director of Marketing and Communications at Make-A-Wish Foundation of BC and Yukon

Join us for an energizing evening of networking at Hycroft in the spacious foyer at the foot of the Grand Staircase, mingle in the formal Drawing Room and enjoy a glass of wine on the spectacular Terrace overlooking the beautiful walled gardens.

This event is a great opportunity for you to learn more about our new organization, enjoy the company of industry friends and meet new women who are united in their PR careers.

We encourage you to join us.

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Pitching Etiquette for PR Pros


So, you’ve done the research, brainstormed ideas and worked away to create a newsworthy story, hoping to captivate and inspire your audience. Now comes the time to contact the media and send them the perfect pitch in hopes to get some exciting buzz.

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