Events

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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

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Past Events

PRSA NJ Member Appreciation Event December 13

As 2023 draws to a close, we’re hoping to see you one more time at our annual year-end member appreciation event. Join your fellow PR professionals to network and learn more about what 2024 has in store. Non-alcoholic drinks and appetizers will be provided. Cash bar will also be available. To help usher in the holiday season we are also hosti…

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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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2023 Pyramid Awards

We had a huge turnout for our annual Pyramid Awards event — one of our most successful ever! Held on October 4 at the beautiful Zimmerli Art Museum on the Rutgers University campus, the 34th Annual Pyramid Awards was an opportunity for some of New Jersey’s best and brightest PR professionals (and their extraordinary work) to be recognized and …

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Annual Member Appreciation Event

The holiday spirit was in full effect as PRSA NJ members and representatives of the board gathered at McLoone’s Boathouse in West Orange for a festive evening of conversation, cocktails, and of course, plenty of networking! Our Member Appreciation Event was a big success. Attendees enjoyed appetizers and swapped LinkedIn connections as they toasted…

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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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Evolving Roles and Future Value: Join PRSA and PRSA NJ to Stay Ahead in Communications

The role of public relations and communications has evolved tremendously over the past two decades. As we look toward the future, the value of innovation, professional development, and belonging to a global community of dedicated professionals will become even more valuable. PRSA and PRSA NJ memberships are designed to keep you informed a…

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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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