Exciting Events Are Happening in 2015!
Spring Event Featuring Baltimore Ravens’ Vice President of Public Relations—A Big Success
PRSA Central PA leaders with York College PRSSA leaders
Liz Smith, President of PRSA Central PA Chapter and and Chair of PRSA, Mid-Atlantic District with Alexa Cohen, President of PRSSA York College Chapter
Kevin Byrne, Baltimore Ravens with Students
Kevin Byrne with Super Bowl Ring
Kevin Byrne with students
Kevin Byrne shares insights
Diana from Elizabethtown College tries on Super Bowl Ring
A. Liz Smith's hand with Super Bowl Ring
A. A group photo with pros and students with Kevin Byrne
At our March member and student event, Baltimore Ravens’ Kevin Byrne, senior vice president of public and community relations, shared his insights and experiences about the Ray Rice controversy and how he and his team managed this crisis that received worldwide attention. Read more…
Chapter members judge Kentucky awards program
Six members volunteered their time to judge entries from the PRSA Thoroughbred Chapter. The judges met at the County Commissioners Association of Pennsylvania in Harrisburg on Tuesday, March 24, to review entries from the Kentucky-base chapter.
Speaking of awards, it’s not too early to start thinking about projects you would like to enter in the 2015 Keystone Awards. The deadline will be in late September or early October, but look for details on this year’s program in mid-May.
PRSA Central PA Chapter Public Service Project
PRSA’s PR for a Day
April 24, 2015
“PRSA’s PR For a Day” is a Central PA Chapter initiative to use your PR superpowers to give back to the many communities in which we work and live.
On Friday, April 24, 2015, our Chapter members will be partnered with a the small non-profit agency in their area to donate their experience and talent to the public relations or marketing projects of firms lacking appropriate skills or resources.
Preparations for this great event are under way, but we will still be happy to accommodate volunteers who are interested!
Telling Your Company’s Story in the Digital Age
Wednesday, May 13
11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Camp Hill Giant Community Center
3301 Trindle Rd., Camp Hill
Join us for the May 13 Chapter luncheon to learn about benefits and types of digital publications and how your average company can start making the shift to transition to digital publications.
Marcus Grimm is the Head of Tales and Chief Marketing Officer for Nxtbook Media, an Inc. 500 Company headquartered in Lancaster, PA. He is responsible for Nxtbook’s brand, as well as the brand for the company’s agency clients.
He joined Nxtbook as employee number seven in 2006 and has become a member of the Executive Leadership Team for the company, which now employs more than fifty creatives, developers, sales and support staff.
He is a Type 1 diabetic, and is also the Research Chair for JDRF of Central PA. He also sits on the Advisory Board for Aspire Ventures, a VC firm with holdings in the diabetes technology arena.
He lives in Lancaster with his wife and children.