Your backstage pass to the leading public relations offices in Vancouver!
Open Door to PR gives you behind-the-scenes access to some of Vancouver’s top PR agencies and offices. It will bring you face-to-face with leading communications professionals, allowing you the chance to network, ask questions and gain insider’s insight into the industry.
Students will visit two separate public relations offices for 45-60 minutes each. Must be a student member of CPRS Vancouver to participate. Space is limited. Register now.
ABOUT THE COMPANIES INVOLVED
Founded in 2002 as “three people with laptops”, Communica has grown to be the largest stakeholder and Aboriginal engagement specialist firm in western Canada. Communica has the knowledge, capacity and experience to handle the toughest engagement and communication challenges. Our work is guided by our belief that authentic, open and transparent communication leads to better decision-making and builds mutual respect and trust with stakeholders.
Communica operates across Canada in a variety of business, government and industry sectors, and for a wide range of clientele. We establish and sustain dialogue with key stakeholders and are a conduit of information in and out of communities. By listening to, understanding and responding appropriately to the issues or concerns raised, we position our clients with the best possible chance of achieving stakeholder support for organizational decisions.
As Canada's largest community credit union, Vancity helps improve the financial well-being of its members while helping to develop healthy communities that are socially, economically and environmentally sustainable.
In-house communicators bring the Vancity brand to life by enhancing Vancity’s reputation and strengthening member loyalty through the increased awareness and understanding of Vancity and its vision, business strategy, performance and impact. The communications department enables a storytelling culture so that employees, members, and the community understand their contribution to redefining wealth.
LOCATION: Communica and Vancity offices
Meeting point at JJ Bean, 353 Burrard St (at Hastings St. in the Marine Building)
Group will travel together on public transit between offices
DATE: Friday, March 11
TIME: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
FOOD: Coffee card provided
COST: $16.48 ($15+ $1.48 in fees) for student members
GST included in price. GST Number 854384484rt0001
Registration ends Monday, March 7. Pre-registration and payment required.