Entries by Diane Slaughter

Welcome to Our Two Newest Members

Welcome to our two newest members: Tiffany Fridley Marketing Manager Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC Spilman Center 300 Kanawha Blvd., E. Charleston, WV  25301 304.380.3800 tfridley[at]spilmanlaw[dot]com Ramsey Kinsella Senior Operations Supervisor WVU/Dining 620 Junction Street Morgantown, WV  26505 (304) 685-3702 rkinsell[at]mail[dot]wvu[dot]edu  

Digital Content: Curation vs. Creation

The world of digital content is changing on a daily basis, according to Scott Rogerson of UpContent in Pittsburgh, who spoke at the chapter’s February meeting. “The arenas of owned, paid and earned media now include the segment of shared media,” he said.  The number of web sites has increased phenomenally and Rogerson said researchers have discovered […]

Congratulations to Beth White!

The American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) has announced that Beth A. White, executive director of the West Virginia Association for Justice, has earned the Certified Association Executive (CAE) designation. White is the first new CAE in West Virginia in more than 10 years. Just eight additional West Virginians hold the credential. The CAE is […]

President’s Notes | December 2018

“Sleigh bells ring, are you listening? In the lane, snow is glistening…” “Winter Wonderland” by Felix Bernard and Richard B. Smith The recent snowfalls have gotten me into the holiday spirit. It’s time to wind down, reflect and recharge. It was a year of good meetings and great networking – I am hopeful that everyone […]

Chapter & Verse | December 2018

Please visit our December issue of Chapter & Verse for highlights of our November events in Charleston and Morgantown, highlights of 2018 meetings, installation of the 2019 board of directors, a welcome to new members who joined in 2018, highlights of PRSA-WV member benefits and a notice on how to win a gift card in 2019, plus a note […]

PRSA’s Fall “Triple Play” Promotion is Underway

FREE Chapter dues plus FREE Section dues and NO initiation Fee For a limited time, if you join PRSA for only $260, you’ll receive three memberships for the price of one! In addition to PRSA National membership, which connects you to more than 21,000 public relations and communication professionals, new members also receive a free Chapter membership […]

September Fun with United Way Day of Caring

In lieu of a traditional meeting, PRSA-West Virginia participated in the United Way Day of Caring in the Charleston area. The Day of Caring was about mobilizing the caring power of people in our community. We gave an hour or two on a Wednesday when we painted the floor of the Nitro Food Pantry…and we […]

September is “Ethics Month”

September is Ethics Month for PRSASmartBrief – the monthly publication by PRSA national – publishes various articles that our members should find interesting to read, and possibly file away for future reference. Please take a few minutes and review the following:August 28, 2018    When Passion Meets EthicsSeptember 6, 2018    Ethics and You: Leading the WaySeptember 13, 2018    Saying […]

President’s Notes | September 2018

“Diamonds are nothing more than chunks of coal that stuck to their jobs.” – Malcolm Forbes It’s back-to-school season, when kids everywhere are getting new books, returning to their routines and studying. … It’s a good time for us to do the same. September is national ethics month – and while ethical concerns happen daily […]

Chapter & Verse | September 2018

Please visit our August issue of Chapter & Verse for highlights of our August event at Power Park, sponsored by Appalachian Power, information on entering the PRSA-East Central District Diamond Awards (with an early deadline of September 17), highlights of PRSA-WV member benefits and a reminder on how to win a gift card click the detailed information.  […]