The Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission

on Wednesday, February 26, 2014 |
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Date/Time:
Tuesday, April 01, 2014
7:00 – 7:30 p.m. – Registration & Networking
7:30 – 8:15 p.m. – Panel Discussion
8:15 – 8:30 p.m. – Raffle Drawing
8:30 – 9:00 p.m. – Networking & Resume Critique 
Description:
Open to students and young professionals in the Philadelphia region, this session is your chance to meet and hear from top PR minds from all areas of the profession. The panelists will share insights into their careers and the realities of working in public relations, as well as tips on how to stand out in this difficult job market.

After the panel discussion, you will have the chance to network with public relations professionals during our table networking session. Explore each table and meet pros who work in agency, nonprofit and other areas of communication. Be sure to bring your resume and cover letter and stop by the resume/cover letter review table. Finally, stop by the PPRA Mentoring Program table to speak with PPRA members about the benefits of becoming a member.

All pre-registered participants will be entered into our raffle for the chance to win a “networking day” with a PR pro, plus other great prizes (must be present to win)!

Careers 101 attendees are eligible for an exclusive membership offer! Join PPRA now at the associate rate of $60 and get six additional months of membership for FREE! (Membership will be up for renewal in August 2014.) 
Speaker
Confirmed Panelists:
• Moderator: Gregg Feistman, Associate Professor of Public Relations, Temple University
• Hope Koseff Corse, Director of Marketing & Communications, Independence Seaport Museum
• John Miller, President, Scribewise
• Cathryn Sanderson, Director of Communication & Corporate Relations, Back On My Feet
• Lisa Simon, President, Simon PR
• Meredith Wertz, Manager of Corporate Communication, Comcast
Location:
Dave & Buster’s
325 N. Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Parking at the Dave & Buster’s garage is $11 per car. 
Contact Information:
Name: Denise Downing
Email: info@ppra.net
Phone: 215-557-9865
Fax: 856-727-9504
Registration Information:
Deadline: Friday, March 28, 2014
Cancellations will be accepted in writing by March 28, 2014. No Refunds after March 28, 2014. No-shows will be billed.
Other Information:
Cost: Only $20 per Person!