About PR News

The PR News Group at Access Intelligence, LLC is a go-to source that serves the communications and PR community at corporations, agencies and nonprofits. The PR News Group focuses on honing and growing PR and marketing professionals’ 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 and marketers all while keeping them abreast of the latest news affecting their industries.

Advisory Board Members
PR News' 2018 Advisory Board is comprised of these forward-thinking communicators who help us craft our event programs and webinars as well as provide insights on the type of premium content communicators like you can depend on in our weekly newsletter, PR News.

  • Lauren de la Fuente, VP of Marketing and Communication, Boingo Wireless
  • Erin Flior, Senior Director of Digital Communications, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
  • Lauren Friedman, Head of Global Social Business Enablement, Adobe
  • Anastasia Khoo, CMO, Conservation International
  • Evan Kraus, President and Managing Director of Global Operations, APCO Worldwide
  • Amy Lyons, Managing Partner, SHIFT Communications
  • Ken Makovsky, President, Makovsky
  • Cynthia Martinez, Director of Global Corporate Communications, Royal Caribbean
  • Ken Peterson, Communications Director, Monterey Bay Aquarium
  • Bianca Prade, SVP, SKDKnickerbockerMatt Prince, Manager of PR and Brand Engagement, Taco Bell
  • Aaron Strout, CMO, W2O Group
  • Mark Weiner, Chief Executive Officer, PRIME Research Americas

Live Events
We provide one-of-a-kind training experiences at our live events where participants come to learn, network and interact. Upcoming events include the Media Relations Conference December 6-7 in Washington, D.C., the DigiComm Summit February 22-23, 2018 in Huntington Beach, CA and the PR Measurement Conference in April 2018 in Philadelphia. See all PR News live events.

The Social Shake-Up Show
PR News is partnering with Social Media Today and dozens of leaders in the marketing, PR and customer experience arena to craft the largest and best-ever social media conference. The annual Social Shake-Up Show will take place May 7-9, 2018 in Atlanta at the Marriott Marquis. Why the Social Shake-Up Show? Why you? Because social media is a driving force in all we do as marketers, communicators, digital strategists and business leaders and the annual Social Shake-Up Show is THE PLACE where ideas are hatched, strategies are crystallized, inspiration is sparked and where relationships are fostered.

Half-Day Workshops and Full-Day Boot Camps
This is your training opportunity - intense half-day and full-day programs designed to improve skills in specific specialties within PR and communications. We limit each half-day workshop to 30 attendees and full-day boot camps to 50 attendees so you can get as much one-on-one time as possible. Be on the look out for training opportunities throughout 2018 on SEO, visual storytelling, media relations and more.

PR News Awards

Get recognized for what you do. You deserve it. The PR News award programs provide you with the opportunity to showcase your best communications initiatives of the year and salute outstanding performance by individuals. We have multiple award programs that bring to light top talent and creativity across the spectrum of the public relations and communications arena. Don’t miss out.

PR News Webinars
You’ll want to keep an eye on the very popular PR News webinar series. Each month we bring together expert speakers to give you a 90-minute learning experience well worth your time. Really, these are great – an extremely cost-effective way to train your team on a very narrow but important topic. As an example we recently had a webinar on how communicators can adapt to our current divisive, polarized era. High-quality, cost-effective and very convenient training programs. View PR News webinars.

PR News Membership 
The PR News Membership includes access to our flagship publication, PR News, which is published every Tuesday with one purpose in mind -- to provide you with information and knowledge to handle any program with the best tools and insights at hand. PR News Membership also includes: a free copy of PR News' top-selling Crisis Management Guidebook, 6 special reports on social media, measurement, social media and more delivered to you throughout the year as they are released, monthly interactive webcasts, a copy of the annual PR News Salary Survey covering trends in PR jobs, salaries, benefits and the latest skills needed to grow your career, 15% discounts on all PR News conferences, award programs and events as well as Concierge and Matchmaker services. Become a PR News Member today!.

PR News Press
PR News Press is where you will find an array of topical resource books written with your needs in mind as you make your way through the latest trends, initiatives and channels in today’s communications environment. The experts at PR News Press delve into specific topics and specialties  like Google for communicators, crisis management, writing, social media and more so you and your team are fluent in the latest tactical strategies that work. Visit here for all the topics and spend some time exploring this outstanding library of resources. This is your learning center for everyone in your department.

The Skinny from PR News
In a quick-read format, the Skinny will bring you the latest tips and tools from PR News, as well as important announcements and deadlines for awards programs and events. You’ll see stories from PR News covering a range of topics such as social media, digital marketing, events, and media relations, as well as interesting opinion and dialogue from the PR News Blog. Sign up online to get your weekly issue.

PR News Online is the community hub for all our upcoming programs, learning opportunities and deadlines as well as your information resource for news, research, analysis, business opportunities, market trends and more in the field of PR and communications. Join your peers who visit PR News Online every day; add us to your favorites; chime in and be part of the network!

PR News Job Board
Employers and seekers, go to the PR News Job Board to reach highly qualified candidates by posting your opening on the PR News Job Board, and access the newest and freshest jobs available to communications professionals.

PR in the Classroom
For professors, deans, department heads at universities and colleges, this program is a teaching tool to provide resources and a real-world perspective of PR and communications. PR in the Classroom is a low-cost alternative to a textbook. Check it out.

Access Intelligence & PR News
PR News is a product of Access Intelligence LLC. Incorporating print and e-mail newsletters, magazines, directories, online services and conferences, Access Intelligence has over 100 titles serving business executives in fields including PR and media, defense, aviation, chemical, satellite and telecommunications, and healthcare. Our mission is to provide insightful marketplace analysis, enabling executives to rise above their competition.

Access Intelligence’s PR and Communications Group delivers strategies, analysis, advice, research and success stories in the PR, media and cable sectors. Other products in the group include folio. Visit www.foliomag.com/ for more information. In the cable TV industry, products include Cablefax Daily, Cablefax: The Magazine, Cable awards and events. Visit www.cablefax.com for more information.

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