First Black PR History Month Kick-off Event Hosted by the Museum of Public Relations

PR Expanded

This event, sponsored in partnership with National Black Public Relations Society, will bring together professionals, students, and professors to celebrate the lives of prominent black public relations pioneers.

Why Attend Professional Networking Events?

HMA Public Relations

To piggyback off of Scott’s post from earlier this week, we'll be talking about the importance of attending networking events. The post Why Attend Professional Networking Events?

What Are Ceremonial Special Events?

HMA Public Relations

We often seek co-promotional opportunities for our clients, similar to how Arizona athletes show support for other teams by participating in special events. The post What Are Ceremonial Special Events?

How to Make a Networking Event Count

Critical Mention

With LinkedIn and Facebook groups, texting, Slack chats and videoconferencing, who needs to spend two hours at a networking event? We’ve outlined tips below on how to make your next networking event count! Going to a networking event can be nerve-wracking.

The Perfect Pair: How to Use Events to Amplify Major Company Announcements

Cision

On top of that, when budgeting, events marketing is often put into its own category, separate from other “general” marketing campaigns or big company announcements. Events can be utilized for more than gathering sales leads and meeting with clients.

7 Keys To Executing A Successful PR Event

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

The hours and days immediately following a public relations event offer a great opportunity to assess event effectiveness and identify what worked and what could be improved. Must-haves of the effective PR event. It is often after the event that the real PR push comes.

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The Evolution of Event Marketing; Off Script #27: Mark Granovsky on Why Events are a Microcosm of Industry

Sword and the Script

The company was awarded a contract to provide a mobile event guide at a big conference and delivered on a Palm device. Then came the bad news: the event organizer felt this would be too much. I think live, face-to-face events should rank at top of the marketing food chain.

Event Marketing Done Right

The Stalwart Blog

The event was attended by nearly 500 individuals and underwritten by a host of national and global companies. Without question, it was one of the best events I’ve attended in some time. A good event is not predicated on your organization taking center stage.

#FollowMeTo???? 7 Social Media Events and Projects

Social PR Chat

Here is a list of events and projects I said “YES” to. This groundbreaking event will discuss how domains, branding, and IT can impact your core business strategy. Meet up with me (on or off the yoga mat) at this world renown event.

How to turn an event into several months’ worth of content for your business

PR Warrior

But don’t forget the power of ‘old school’ physical (versus virtual) content, for example, branded informational events such as workshops, seminars and breakfast get-togethers or after-work meet-ups that feature an expert guest speaker. Events such as these are in themselves content, and therefore have… MORE. The post How to turn an event into several months’ worth of content for your business appeared first on PR Warrior | Trevor Young.

Why Your Event Needs a Crisis Communications Plan

Cision

Events equal opportunity. conferences, trade shows and company-hosted events rated among the most effective marketing tactics for lead generation and brand-building. When hosting or participating in an event, you can’t just hope for the best.

How to Succeed at Networking Events

Solo PR Pro

Janet's post offers practical, timeless tips on how to succeed at your next networking event. Most discussions of networking focus on how to act at the event and follow-up afterwards. With this pre-event marketing approach, you will start your networking BEFORE you go to the event.

[Event Info] Announcing the #SocialPRbootiecamp

Waxing UnLyrical

Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn [Event Info] Announcing the #SocialPRbootiecamp. Career Development Events Public Relations #socialpr #SocialPRbootiecamp professional development The Social PR VirtuosoI cannot believe it’s already December. Where did the year go?!

Infographic: Key 2016 Events That Shaped the Media Industry

Cision

Below are some of the major events and announcements that shaped the current state of the media. In the many years we’ve been doing our State of the Media Report , perhaps no year was as transformational or monumental as 2016. With a presidential election taking place, the issue of “fake news” came to the forefront of public conversation, leading journalists to feel that they have lost public trust.

Why event promotion should use influencers

PR Daily

This is why influencer marketing is so successful—and crucial for growing key trade show or event metrics. Muehlbauer shared a live stream on Twitter that let his 2,400+ followers experience some of the event’s magic: Live from #SXSWestworld #sxsw [link].

SXSW Recap: PR takeaways from this year’s event

Media Bullseye

Although it’s been more than a week since visitors packed up and left this year’s festival, the event has lots of useful takeaways for communicators to consider. Event wrap-up . The event featured different activities to advance women’s personal, professional, and romantic life.

How to Create a Signature Event

HMA Public Relations

Creating a signature event that eventually becomes a tradition is no small feat. The post How to Create a Signature Event appeared first on HMA Public Relations. PR and HMA PR Create a Signature Event public relations for events Scott Hanson

Building Brand Loyalty Through Annual Special Events

HMA Public Relations

Annual special events are a proven way to build and sustain brand loyalty, which we have written about many times, including here, here, here and here, […]. The post Building Brand Loyalty Through Annual Special Events appeared first on HMA Public Relations. Featured PR and Sports bikes Brand Loyalty kids players Special Events Tradition training camp

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Involve Influencers in Real-Time Events

Cision

If you ask your influencer to share any of your brand’s content related to the event at hand, be sure to provide them with tracking links so you can measure their impact. So you’ve used social listening tools to identify a conversation your brand wants to join. Now what?

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Extend the Life of Your Event with Post-Event Planning

Waxing UnLyrical

Hosting an event is just the beginning of its life-cycle. The content you create and the leads you nurture will keep your event alive well after its end date. Tip: Keep the hashtag short and simple, and make sure you have it displayed at the event so the audience knows to participate.

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The Only B2B PR Event You’ll Ever Need

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

One nearly surefire tactic for building thought leadership, creating quality content, and earning trade media coverage is a panel discussion event we call the business thought leadership panel. Read on for the key ways to customize a discussion event for your B2B brand.

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Free Resource to Help Your Team Assess and Escalate (or not) a Negative Event

Melissa Agnes

You want to ensure prompt escalation in the event of a potential crisis while also ensuring that you do not call leadership out of their busy schedules when a situation does not merit their attention.

Tip Sheet! Drive Results at Events With Social Correspondents

Cision

In our digital world, live events still work wonders in public relations. Conferences, seminars and other events raise brand awareness, leads and sales, and often improve customer loyalty. It’s not as if live events are a PR secret.

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Does a Startup Raising Over $100M in Venture Funding Sound Like a Newsworthy Event?

Ishmael's Corner

The post Does a Startup Raising Over $100M in Venture Funding Sound Like a Newsworthy Event? The Art Of Storytelling In Business Communications And Public Relations. Techniques For Effective Business Communications. In this era of mega venture rounds — think SoftBank feeding $535M to DoorDash to make sure you can receive that dish of soft-serve yogurt without ever leaving your lazy boy chair — one can become cavalier about a startup securing a measly $100M in venture funding.

Introducing Michelle Joyce, My New Director of Events!

Melissa Agnes

I have recently brought Michelle Joyce on my team as my Director of Events! Together, Michelle and I hope to create the most memorable events for you and your audiences. The post Introducing Michelle Joyce, My New Director of Events!

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How To Use Social Media At An Event

Beyond PR

Events are innately social; they thrive on interaction, engagement, and community. With such a high concentration of news and innovation in one place, it’s no surprise that trade shows and other industry events generate a plethora of content.

Why marketers should turn to event marketing

PR Daily

Ultimately, I purchase everything these ladies and gentlemen offer me, but I buy enough of it to know that I am susceptible to event marketing. Grocery store sampling is just one example of event marketing—and perhaps one of American brands’ most common.

Crisis impact—reputation events twice as costly for brands since rise of social media

Agility PR Solutions

Reputation events such as cyber attacks and PR crises can have a direct impact on share price—and that cost has gotten far worse in the social media age, according to a new report from Pentland Analytics and professional services firm Aon plc.

7 Tips to Creating an All-Star Event

Waxing UnLyrical

Events can be a great way to build relationships and nurture leads. Tip: make your purpose clear before the event so people don’t feel like they’ve been duped into attending. We picked a catchy name which made it possible to turn the event into a series.

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Al Roker Visits Business Wire for BizWireTV Event

Business Wire

To celebrate, Business Wire put together an event giving some of today’s leading communicators the chance to meet and learn from Al Roker as BizWireTV host Jordyn Rolling led a livestreamed fireside chat. Al then touched upon an event that entered him into the record books, Rokerthon.

The Inbound Marketer’s Comprehensive Event Checklist

PR 20/20

In spite of our increasing connectedness through digital channels, companies across industries continue to flock to trade shows, conferences and other industry events. It’s clear that these live events are educational, engaging and effective—and face-to-face marketing is still alive and well.

6 tips for planning outstanding events

PR Daily

Why is it that confident PR superstars—who can flawlessly write, tweet and dazzle editors each day—seem to shake in their boots at the phrase “event coordination?” PR events are a different beast from having friends over for beers and a beanbag toss.

Tell us about your campaign, publication or event

PR Daily

7 tips for covering events and conferences

PR Daily

When I first started covering major conferences and events, we would cross our fingers and hope to nail down a few blog posts and some quick-hit videos on the expo floor. Now, social media platforms offer a whole new level to conference and event coverage.

Public Relations and Event Media Attendance

HMA Public Relations

As a PR pro, no matter how long you've been in the business, misjudging event media attendance is always a possibility. The post Public Relations and Event Media Attendance appeared first on HMA Public Relations.

3 rules for crafting a stellar event for your organization

PR Daily

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics , by 2024, jobs for meeting, convention and event planners will increase by 10 percent. This coincides with another BLS prediction that the event industry will grow by 44 percent by 2020, with much of that growth coming from branded events.

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Tips for Promoting an Event

Maine PR Maven

Connecting one on one with readers at live events is one of the best ways to build relationships and reader loyalty. The post Tips for Promoting an Event appeared first on | The PR Maven Decide how much time you want to spend on the road for your book tour. Be sure to contact local media to generate publicity for each of your stops! Advance Publicity Create a most-wanted-media list, including newspapers, […].

Arizona Innovation Marketing Association Event Recap

HMA Public Relations

Bre attended her first-ever AZIMA (Arizona Innovation Marketing Association) event called “Get Engaged! (No The post Arizona Innovation Marketing Association Event Recap appeared first on HMA Public Relations.

Measurement Month: a History and Outline of Events

Media Bullseye

Measurement Month operates as a series of events that focus on the significance and functionality of PR measurement. These events, which take place both digitally and physically on a global scale, include seminars, webinars, podcasts, workshops, and panel discussions.

#NRAShow: A Food or Gun Event?

The Stalwart Blog

Prior to every event, I not only worked to obtain the media list in an effort to make outreach efforts to press attending the event to organize interviews, but I also aimed to capture all relevant hashtags to ensure we’re including the appropriate content in our social media posts.

5 ways to get the most out of a disappointing event

Public Relations Sydney

You leave these disappointing events feeling dissatisfied, especially if the speaker shows up late or is disorganised. How can you make the most out of these ho hum events and get the most out of your money and time? Networking connections contacts Events from unknown to expert

Business Wire Miami “Playing Ball With the Media” Event

Business Wire

This event brought together a group of “pitchers” and “catchers” to play ball at the Newman Alumni Center in the University of Miami. The format for this event went as follows: all of the comm pros had one minute to share their pitches and receive feedback from their matched journalist.

Next Time You’re at an Industry Event, Apply These 5 Simple Rules

PR News

In the course of your career, you’ll have attended dozens if not hundreds of industry events where – if you’re like most human attendees – you’ve exchanged business cards as if by rote, refilled your coffee cup endless times and listened to experts tell you something new as you take notes, tweet and daydream about… Continued. The post Next Time You’re at an Industry Event, Apply These 5 Simple Rules appeared first on PR News Blog.