Event recap: #HumboldtStrong - Crisis Communications Lessons of an Unthinkable Tragedy

In the final Speaker Series event of the season, held on May 2nd at the SFU GoldCorp Centre for the Arts, attendees heard from Grant Bastedo, the Principal of Takt Communications Agency, and the communications lead behind the scenes the most talked about crises in recent memory: the Humboldt Broncos tragedy....more

#CPRSVAN60 SERIES: Launching CPRS Vancouver into the Digital Age

This year marks CPRS Vancouver’s 60th anniversary. To honour this milestone, we’ve launched #CPRSVAN60, an initiative focused on highlighting some of the amazing work and talented professionals that have contributed to CPRS Vancouver over the last six decades....more

CPRSVAN60! CPRS VANCOUVER’S 60TH ANNIVERSARY AND ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

On Thursday, June 13 CPRS Vancouver invites you to join us in honouring the past and celebrating the future of our chapter at CPRS Vancouver’s 60th Anniversary Celebration and Annual General Meeting....more

Media Relations and its Challenges in an Era of Fractured Journalism

In our last Speaker Series event, held on March 14th at the SFU downtown campus, attendees had the opportunity to learn from Kathleen Reid, one of BC's top tech industry communicators and Founder of Switchboard PR Agency, about the challenges media relations professionals face in an era of fractured journalism....more

Strategic Communications: Prepare your next event with a Run of Show

As a Communications professional, your role in events typically goes beyond “simple” day-of execution – though it will likely include that. When planning an event it’s critical to use a strategic approach, much in the same way you would any other project or task....more

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