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

A look back at our fall programming… and getting ready for 2019!

Hello, my fellow PR practitioners! I hope you’ve had a successful and productive fall—as we all head into the holiday season, I want to take a moment to update you on our recent activities....more

Recap of Communications and Corporate Social Responsibility: working in a world where PR and CSR meet

When your organization deals in alcohol, marijuana, or gambling, communications and corporate social responsibility are bound to collide. And it’s not just about reputation. From substance use to gambling, the government-owned enterprises that oversee these activities in British Columbia share a dual responsibility to both promote their product and the public best interest....more

CPRS Vancouver launches "cPRsips" as its newest event series

As programming for fall 2018 kicks off, CPRS Vancouver is excited to launch “cPRsips”, a new event series that aims to bring local PR practitioners together for casual and genuine conversation amongst peers, focused on a current issue or hot topic....more