Join PR News on Jan. 26 for an interactive workshop for emerging communicators.

Start: January 26, 2016
End: January 26, 2016


Are you at the beginning of your career in brand communications or looking to quickly expand your PR skills? If so, join PR News for its Emerging Communicators Workshop on Jan. 26, 2016, in New York. At this intensive half-day workshop you’ll get the latest best practices in the foundational skills on which to build a successful communications career—measurement, writing, media relations and leadership ability.

At the Jan. 26 Emerging Communicators Workshop at New York’s Grand Hyatt, Megan DiSciullo of PwC, Maureen Huff of Time Warner Cable and SHIFT Communications' Amy Lyons will share with you the tactics and tools that are serving their teams best. Also, be sure to join PR News for the Top Women in PR Awards Luncheon, taking place later that day at the Grand Hyatt New York.

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At this workshop, you'll learn how to:

  • Write killer, search-optimized headlines, lead paragraphs and email subject lines that get found in search and get opened in email
  • Write with clarity, concision and impact and avoid clichés and jargon in your written material
  • Stay on top of trends affecting the media landscape and your future as a PR professional
  • Choose key performance indicators for measurement and build measurement dashboards
  • Pull the right social media data that ties to your communications goals
  • Build trust-based relationships with journalists
  • Use social media to get the media interested in your brand when recognition is low
  • Manage your time and resources to effectively meet your goals
  • Communicate openly and effectively with upper management and other team members

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Megan DiSciullo
PR Director | Markets, Sectors and Firmwide Leader

Maureen Huff
Vice President of Public Relations
Time Warner Cable

Amy Lyons
SHIFT Communications

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PR News Emerging Communicators Workshop:
Workshop Date/Time: January 26, 2016 from 8:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

Price: $575 Per Person | Register Now

Per Person Rate Regular Rate:
Workshop Only $575
Workshop & Top Women in PR Awards Luncheon


Workshop & Top Women in PR Awards Luncheon (Group)*


 *Group pricing is available when you register two or more individuals at the same time.

Workshop Location:
Grand Hyatt New York

109 East 42nd Street at Grand Central Terminal,
New York, New York, USA 10017

Each registration comes with a personalized certificate of completion for attending the Emerging Communicators Workshop.


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Testimonials from Past PR News Conferences:

  • I thought it was incredibly relevant to the audience. I walked away with several key ideas that I can't wait to implement on my clients behalf. – Chief Public Affairs Officer, Clemson University
  • This was a great event. Not only were the speakers knowledgeable and engaging, but the attendees were awesome. And networking was great! – Communications Manager, CIGNA
  • Great topics. Good variety. – President, Andrea Obston Marketing Communications
  • The ability to download PDFs of the presentations is awesome. It will be great to share with colleagues who were unable to attend. – Associate Vice President, Finn Partners
  • Great conference, speakers and venue! Loved the clean, candid approach of all speakers towards the challenging environment of social media. – External Relations, US Operations and Marketing North America, Procter & Gamble
  • I learned more in one day than I’ve learned all year! - Director, New Media, American Heart Association
  • I was also so impressed with the overall event. The quality of the presentations was top-notch, and the ability to network with like-minded people during the breaks and at lunch was invaluable. – Director, Global Media Relations, SAP AG
  • This was one of the best conferences I've ever attended. – Social Media Manager, Nautica
  • I learned more in one day than I've learned all year! – Director, New Media, American Heart Association
  • Wonderful and insightful event in which I would like to have my entire team participate, including some clients. - Account Executive, Digital Brand Architects
  • Great event! I’m taking away valuable information and am excited to put the new knowledge to use! Well executed. Thanks! - Communications and Organizational Effectiveness Analyst, Hostess Brands, Inc.

Each registration comes with the materials provided by the speakers and a personalized certificate of completion for attending the PR News Emerging Communicators Workshop.

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For questions about the workshop, contact Rachel Scharmann at [email protected]; 301-354-1713 or to register by phone contact Jessica Placencia at [email protected]; 301-354-1641.

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Sponsorship Opportunities:

Contact Account Executive,
Lindsay Silverberg at [email protected].

Bonuses For Attending

  • Visualization Checklist
  • Certificate of Attendance
  • Attendee Workbook
  • Attendee-Only Access to Presentations

The workshop is limited to 50 participants in order to create an interactive experience with personalized attention.

Who Should Attend

If you spend at least a quarter of your time in any of these areas, you should attend this Conference:

  • Community Relations
  • Corporate Communications
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Crisis Management
  • Digital Communications
  • Media Relations
  • Philanthropy
  • PR Firms
  • Public Relations
  • Public Affairs
  • Research
  • Social Media

About PR News

PR News is a daily intellectual hub that serves the communications and marketing community at corporations, agencies and nonprofits. The PR News Group focuses on honing and growing PR practitioners' skills in social media, crisis management, digital PR, measurement, employee relations, media training, CSR and writing through its flagship newsletter, webinars, conferences, awards programs, workshops and guidebooks. With the launch of its weekly newsletter over 70 years ago, PR News has remained dedicated to supporting the growth of communicators all while keeping them abreast of the latest news affecting the industry. For more information, please visit


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