Growing up…, the online forum for early- to mid-career PR pros, recently added its 1,000th member, surpassing a long-held goal for the group. According to group founder
and moderator Ian Lipner, an account executive at Washington, D.C.-based Stanton Communications, the milestone signals the next phase in the organization's development. This will
include more frequent off-line networking events, awards programs and pro-bono projects.