Attend an Upcoming Event

PRSA NJ’s professional development and networking opportunities – both live and via active social media communities – are vibrant and growing. Our events attract 500+ participants each year – including continuing education lectures and presentations for seasoned professionals on a range of timely communications, marketing and business development topics; workshops for new professionals and seminars for college students; breakfast meetings focused on the unique needs and interests of special interest groups including ​senior and independent practitioners; and off-the-clock dining and sporting gatherings in casual settings throughout the state.

Upcoming Events

Pyramid Awards 2023

PRSA NJ’s 34th Annual Pyramid Awards Banquet: October 4, 2023

Join Us at the Zimmerli Art Museum to Celebrate 2023 Pyramid and Excellence Awards Winners!  34th Annual Public Relations Society of America – New Jersey Chapter Pyramid Awards October 4, 2023 6:00-9:00 PM Eastern Zimmerli Art Museum | 71 Hamilton Street | New Brunswick, NJ  08901 Register Now! It’s undeniable that there is an…

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Join PRSA NJ’s Statewide Networking Happy Hour on July 26th!

Are you ready to ignite some friendly competition among communications professionals in New Jersey? PRSA NJ is thrilled to invite you to our statewide networking happy hour on July 26th, where we’ll be hosting a spirited competition to see which location can have the biggest turnout! This exciting event is not only an opportunity to expand yo…

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AI Unplugged: Exploring the Synergy of Public Relations and Artificial Intelligence (virtual)

Are you a PR professional looking to stay ahead of the curve and unlock new possibilities for your practice? Join our upcoming webinar where we will delve into the realm of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and its profound potential for the PR industry! In this thought-provoking virtual session, we will explore how AI is r…

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RESCHEDULED TO JUNE 28: The Ten Most Effective PR Strategies to Getting Published in the Media (virtual)

A Virtual Meet-the-Editor Session with Tom Bergeron from ROI-NJ Moderated by Carrie Cristello, AVP, RWJBarnabas Health Wednesday, June 28 at 8:30 – 9:30 am 8:30 – 9:15 am – Program 9:15 – 9:30 am – Q & A Pitching the media is no easy task. And it keeps getting harder. Shrinking news outlets and newsrooms have signi…

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Past Events

Event Recap: Are you Driven for Success as a Communications Professional?

This was the ultimate focus of the recent webinar that took place on Wednesday, May 31st at 4:00 p.m. Moderator by Board Member Joe Gargiulo, the panelists consisted of three extremely successful professionals – Joe Cohen, Chief Marketing & Communications Officer at AXIS; Kofi G. Polley, Executive Director of Administration at Rutgers Uni…

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May 31, 2023: Tips on Driving Success in Your Day-to-Day Communications Role (virtual)

Do you wish to reach the pinnacle of success in your PR/Communications position? Learn how from several of the best in NJ! Participants include: Virtual Event:Wednesday, May 31, 20234-5pm ET Fee:PRSA NJ Members and Students $23Non Members $39 This event is proudly presented by: Register Now

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2023 PRSA NJ Board Kick-Off Event

The board and membership of PRSA NJ gathered on the evening of February 23 for our official 2023 kick-off event.  About 30 PRSA NJ members met at the beautiful Source Farmhouse Brewery in Colt’s Neck for an evening of food, brews, and networking. New faces and old friends enjoyed a selection of nearly two dozen unique microbrewed beers, as wel…

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Feb. 23, 2023: Join Your PRSA NJ Peers In Person at the 2023 Kickoff Event

The PRSA New Jersey Chapter annual member kickoff meeting is open for all members and non-members who would like to learn about the Chapter’s programming and plans for the year ahead. Come network with old friends and meet new ones at this relaxed atmosphere. Your ticket includes: *No outside beverages will be allowed ** PRSA NJ 2023 Board Members …

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PRSA NJ Hosts Meet the Media Event

By Lauren Scrivo-Harris, PRSA-NJ Member On November 15, for the first time since the pandemic, the New Jersey chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA NJ), NJ chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists, and Rutgers chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America hosted a “Meet the Media” event at Rutgers Universit…

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PRSA NJ Announces Winners of the 33rd Annual Pyramid Awards

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Carrie Cristello, PRSA NJ – 908.347.3157 PRSA NJ Announces Winners of the 33rd Annual Pyramid Awards COLLINGSWOOD, N.J.— October 21, 2022—Over 30 PR awards were announced this week at the Public Relations Society of America New Jersey’s 33rd Annual Pyramid Awards, honoring the mo…

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“Tuesday Talks” Event Highlights Importance of Rest for Mental Health

by Ellen Weinstein During Mental Health Awareness Month, PRSA NJ’s Stephanie Reed, Board Member and Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging Chair, had an enlightening Instagram live Tuesday Talks with Natalie Cosby, Founder and CEO of Stacked Yoga, on the importance of rest as a practice of personal healing…

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Dec. 16, 2021: PRSA NJ Senior Pros OPEN Roundtable: Goodbye 2021, Hello 2022!

We’ve survived another year of uncertainty and are looking forward to 2022 with open arms. Please join our virtual open roundtable on Thursday, December 16 (Optional coffee at 8:15 am, Networking and open roundtable at 8:30 am) You can raise the topics you wish to discuss, and get advice from your fellow senior pros. (15+ years of experience, pleas…

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PRSA NJ Recognizes 30+ Winners During 2021 Pyramid Awards

PRSA NJ recognized more than 30 award-winning campaigns during the Public Relations Society of America New Jersey’s 32nd Annual Pyramid Awards, honoring the most impactful communications campaigns of the last year. Winners were announced throughout the day across several PRSA NJ social media channels, primarily with the @PRSANJ Twitter account. AKC…

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