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PRSASFSeptember10NetworkingEventPRSA-SF SEPTEMBER 10 NETWORKING EVENT
at Press Club
Sponsored by

Zignal Labs, which provides a real-time, cross media story-tracking platform, is sponsoring th e
September networking event at Press Club,
a wine bar and lounge in the financial district. 

Don't miss the chance to:
  • Indulge in delicious complimentary beer, wine and appetizers provided by Zignal Labs
  • Mingle with PR professionals from across the Bay Area in a private networking space
  • Learn about Zignal Lab's platform for PR professionals
  • Hear about open positions and scout new talent for your organization
When: Thursday, September 10, 5:30-7:30 pm 
Where: 20 Yerba Buena Lane, San Francisco
Cost: Free for Members/Non-members



PRSASFandIABCSFSeptember24BrownBagPRSA-SF and IABC-SF September 24 Brown Bag Lunch Event


Ethics Every Day:  Live it, Breathe it, Apply it
A panel discussion on ethics and our business practice as we mark Ethics Awareness Month with PRSA
 
Successful communications hinge on the ethics of its practitioners.  And communications that ignore ethics can lead to missteps that later breed disaster.  Are you doing everything you can to do right in order to do well? To avoid missteps that could damage your organization?
And if you're not the CEO, how can you have a say?

This program is guaranteed to spark in interesting and important conversation!

Panelists:
  • David Batstone, internationally-recognized professor of ethics at the University of San Francisco, social entrepreneur, founder of the global anti-slavery organization, Not For Sale.
  • John Onoda, veteran public relations professional with Fleishman-Hillard, an ethics champion.
  • Ronald Hansen, the education director of IABC International, who will be the moderator
Time:  Noon to 1:30 p.m.
Date:  Thursday, September 24
Place:  Capital One 360 Cafe at 100 Post Street (at Grant) in San Francisco
Cost:  FREE for members of PRSA-SF and PRSA-SV, IABC-SF and IABC-SV, San Francisco Public Relations Round Table, San Francisco AMA; for Non-members:  $10

To register and to learn more,  CLICK HERE.

PRSASanFranciscoDiversityMonthPRSA-SAN FRANCISCO CELEBRATES DIVERSITY

This month, PRSA will celebrate PR Diversity Month by focusing on the diverse communities, people and practices that comprise the public relations profession. We will also be providing advice and insight on how to build a better PR industry through diversity and inclusion. We've invited PR practitioners and thought leaders to offer their insights on various diversity and inclusion topics important to the PR profession. 

Follow the series and join the discussion by using the hashtag #PRDiversity

For more information on Diversity Month activities visit the Diversity Month section of the PRSA site.

PRSASFNewMemberPromotion
PRSA-SF NEW MEMBER PROMOTION

Sizzling Summer Savings
FREE Chapter Promotion: August 1 - September 30 with promo code CHAPT15

Summer fun isn't over yet. New members who join PRSA now with promo code CHAPT15, will receive a FREE 1-yr Chapter membership when they join National as a Regular member ($255 annual dues +$65 initation fee). 

RESTRICTIONS:  Not Applicable for Associate member types ($155 or less annual dues) and current/renewing members. 

Refer to http://www.prsa.org/joinus/howtojoin/ for more details.
PRSASFMemberProfilePRSA-SF MEMBER PROFILE

Meet Stephen McKinney


Why did you join PRSA and what is one of the membership benefits you enjoy the most?

I joined PRSA to connect with the PR community and tap into its wealth of expertise and thought leadership. One of the biggest and best benefits is the constant stream of professional development opportunity, from monthly sessions to workshops to webinars. You have to stay current to stay relevant.

FREE Upcoming Webinars (Member Only Benefit)
 


 
Live Events

9/15-16 - PR Boot Camp - New York, NY

9/17 - Effective Messaging - Chicago, IL

For information on other events, visit  www.prsa.org/Learning 

PRNewsFromAroundTheWorld
PR NEWS FROM AROUND THE WORLD
 
Apple CEO Says Diversity Is Key to Great Companies - Read more at CNNMoney

7 Traits of Great Mentors - Read more at Fast Company

How The New York Times Gets a 70-Percent Open Rate on Its Newsletters - Read more at Digiday

6 Ways Businesses Prove You Can Profit and Still Do Good - Read more at HuffPost Business

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