CALGARY, March 14 /CNW/ - CPRS Calgary proudly presents Calgary Flames
President and CEO Ken King on March 21, 2007 at the Fairmont Palliser for a
special luncheon presentation.
In Today's Challenges - Disarm them with the Truth, King will discuss
managing the message in an increasingly fragmented media landscape.
Registration for the workshop and luncheon is available online at
www.cprscalgary.com. The event is $35 for CPRS Calgary members and $40 for
Since the team's playoff run during the 2003-04 season, Flames fever has
been alive and well in Calgary. A Calgarian at heart and in spirit, King
understands the Calgary community and its love of hockey. He's been passionate
about ensuring that the voice of the fan is clearly heard and understood.
King will draw upon his experience with the Flames, and more than 30
years in the newspaper industry, to illustrate how changes in the media have
made the job of the public relations professional ever-more challenging,
particularly in high-profile industries.
King's presentation adds to a season of stellar professional development
for the Canadian Public Relations Society. The CPRS strives to give its
members access to the best in the industry by bringing high caliber speakers
who have tackled some of North America's most challenging public relations
About the Canadian Public Relations Society
The Canadian Public Relations Society (CPRS) is the only Canadian
professional association representing more than 1,600 public relations
practitioners in 16 member societies across Canada who commit to following a
Code of Professional Standards. The society is dedicated to promoting
professionalism in the practice of public relations, and offers a program of
professional accreditation in public relations (APR), as well as professional
development and education programs affiliated with various colleges and
universities across Canada.
For further information:
For further information: Media inquiries: Richard Truscott, President,
CPRS Calgary, Phone: (403) 299-1323, firstname.lastname@example.org; Tanya Ristoff,
Media Relations, CPRS Calgary, Phone: (403) 828-7172, email@example.com