A Community-lived Life

On June 14, 2018, CPRS Vancouver celebrated another year at its Summer Social and Annual General Meeting. It has been my honor to serve as President of this Chapter for the last 2 years, and to sit on the local Board of Directors for the past 5 years....more

Social Listening: Upcoming Professional Development Event!

Gaylene Macdonald (VP of Digital, Canada West, for Edelman), Fiona Burrows (Assistant Director, Community Relations for Simon Fraser University), and Robert Willis (Manager of Social Media and Digital Content for TransLink) share their tools, tips and tricks for social listening....more

In case you missed it: 3 key takeaways for communicating the opioid crisis

On Wednesday, February 28, 2018, I joined a full house of communicators gathered together to explore the opioid crisis through a panel discussion: “Humanize, don't stigmatize: communicating the overdose crisis”. Moderator Am Johal was joined by panelists Dr. Bonnie Henry, Provincial Health Officer; Davis McKenzie, Director of Communications and Public Affairs, First Nations Health Authority; Garth Mullins, Activist, Writer, Broadcaster and Musician; and Jon Woodward, Investigative Journalist with CTV Vancouver/W5. The four panelists’ diverse backgrounds promised and delivered a dynamic discussion....more

EVENT RECAP: CPRS VANCOUVER HOLIDAY SOCIAL & 2017 HIGHLIGHTS

On Thursday, December 14th, CPRS Vancouver kicked off the holiday season with a lively networking social at the Kingston Taphouse and Grille to celebrate the end of another memorable year....more

Event Recap: Content, crises, and fake news: Dan Tisch reveals ‘The Future of PR’ in Pro-D season opener

On Wednesday, October 25, in the season opener of CPRS Vancouver’s professional development series, Dan Tisch discussed the present state and future challenges facing the PR industry and those who work in it....more

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