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Chartered on November 10, 1979, the West Virginia Chapter of PRSA is in its 35th year of service to public relations professionals in West Virginia, continuing with the energy and enthusiasm that have built and sustained this chapter. With over 100 members, the West Virginia Chapter of PRSA helps members become more valuable to their organizations and clients - and more successful professionally by:

  • Providing peer-based support
  • Encouraging professional growth through participation in the chapter's meetings and sponsored programs
  • Promoting the highest standards of professional work ethic

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A crowd of nearly 150 chapter members, public relations professionals and their guests attended the 2015 PRSA-West Virginia Chapter Crystal Awards Gala on June 17 at the Culture Center. The event honored outstanding public relations campaigns and projects undertaken in 2014, submitted through 193 entries.....



Kentucky Coal Association (KCA) President Bill Bissett, Ed.D., described coal’s place in today’s world in one word, “Change”.....
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In one of many oft-quoted scenes in the 1987 cult classic, “The Princess Bride,” Wallace Shawn’s character, Vizzini, is prone to repeat, “Inconceivable!” when confronted with something that boggles his mind. Mandy Patinkin, as Inigo Montoya, looks at him with a puzzled expression, and says, “You keep using that word. I don’t think it means what you think it means."....




This edition contains information on the June 17 Crystal Awards Gala, our individual and East Central District award recipients, our food drive for Mountain Mission and our Gala sponsors.  Additional stories provide details on the July 15 "PRSA at the Park" event and a message from President Andy Wessels...


This edition contains information on May's presentation by Bill Bissett, EdD, on coal's place in today's world, 10 actions to help your team accept change and free webinars in June.  Other articles include reservation information for the June 17 Crystal Awards Gala and a message from President Andy Wessels...
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Thriving under pressure

Stress is a fact of life. There is no way to escape it. But you can learn to use ... Read More

Charleston Civic Center, 200 Civic Center Drive, Charleston, WV

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PRSA at the Park - 2015

Join us on Wednesday, July 15, for PRSA at the Park! This is a casual su ... Read More

Appalachian Power Park, Charleston, WV

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