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2016 PR University - Navigating the Future - 10/06/2016

Price: $75.00

Date: October 6, 2016


PRU 2016 will boldly go into the future of PR; exploring new terrains of social media, online campaigns and beyond. Join the Southwest Florida Chapter of FPRA as we navigate the uncharted territories of our profession through compelling programs and speakers.

For more details or sponsorship opportunities, contact Madison Mitchell at (239) 433-2000 ext. 269.

Topics and speakers for the seminar include:

Monique Yeager

Monique Yeager

"Getting Saucy: How to Stay Relevant above the Noise" with Tijuana Flats Chief Marketing Officer Monique Yeager. She will talk about how maintaining relevancy in our noisy world involves putting people first, always; and how thinking outside the box and being creative in all areas of business will keep you on top.

Samantha Scott

Samantha Scott

“Top Ten Apps for PR Pros” with Pushing the Envelope President Samantha Scott, APR. Scott will help attendees learn about the top 10 apps for public relations professionals and how-to tips to implement them – and make their job a little easier.

Ingrid Fuller

Ingrid Fuller

“Social Media 2.0: The Live Streaming Revolution” with Fuller Online Solutions President Ingrid Fuller. She will teach attendees all about the most popular the most popular live streaming sites and apps, how to use them to your advantage, and how to stand out.

Cory O'Donnell

Cory O'Donnell

Dave Breitenstein

Dave Breitenstein

“The Digital Consumer Experience” with News-Press Media Group Digital Engagement Editor Cory O’Donnell and News-Press Media Group Audience/Metrics Analyst Dave Breitenstein. They will address new ways for attendees to connect and engage with an online audience. Breitenstein will also discuss maximizing digital engagement by knowing what’s trending with an audience through analytics.

Early-bird pricing ended on September 16.

November Luncheon Meeting - Best Practices for Social Media - 11/08/2016

Price: $25.00

Date: November 8, 2016

Save the date! Registration opening soon.

Join us for our November luncheon with guest speaker Tara Settembre, a veteran lifestyle and parenting blogger who will share her insight into best practices for social media. Tara will provide channel statistics and demographics, social media hacks for increasing engagement and tips on how not to spread yourself to thin managing them all.

Tara Settembre: 

Tara Sesttembre

Now celebrating 11 years blogging!! When Tara Met Blog ( is a lifestyle & parenting blog from former journalist and social media manager, Tara Settembre.

Tara is a native New Yorker now living in Naples, Florida with her husband and identical twin toddler boys. Read about her adventures and mishaps for parenting multiples, the celebs she runs into, travel tips, film and tea reviews, must-have products, easy DIY ideas, fashion, beauty and more.

Tara received her Masters in journalism and communications from New York University. She also blogs at The Huffington Post, TOT Runway, and contributes to The Florida Buzz, and Techlicious, among others.