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Apr 15, 2020, 10:54 ET Canadians probed on perceptions of the PR industry in new survey

TORONTO, April 15, 2020 /CNW/ - In the first survey of its kind, Canada's public relations professionals and Canadians are asked to weigh in on their perceptions of the profession and the importance...


Feb 26, 2020, 13:02 ET New tools help Canada's Public Relations professionals navigate ethical issues

TORONTO, Feb. 26, 2020 /CNW/ - Canadian public relations professionals now have access to new tools designed to provide support to practitioners facing common ethical dilemmas and encourage ethical...


Jan 15, 2020, 09:57 ET The Canadian Public Relations Society announces 19 new APRs

TORONTO, Jan. 15, 2020 /CNW/ - The Canadian Public Relations Society (CPRS) has granted accredited status to 19 of its members after successfully completing the Society's 2018-19 accreditation...


Dec 04, 2019, 13:12 ET Canadian Public Relations Society Names Five New Members to the College of Fellows

TORONTO, Dec. 4, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Public Relations Society (CPRS) announced the names of five seasoned practitioners being inducted into its College of Fellows this year. The Society's...


Jun 18, 2019, 14:01 ET Elizabeth Hirst, APR FCPRS LM receives 2019 CPRS Outstanding Achievement Award

EDMONTON, June 18, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Public Relations Society (CPRS) honoured Elizabeth Hirst, APR, FCPRS LM with the 2019 CPRS Outstanding Achievement Award in recognition of her outstanding ...


Jun 18, 2019, 09:30 ET CPRS National announces the winners of the 2019 Awards of Excellence

EDMONTON, June 18, 2019 /CNW/ - The winners of 48 Awards of Excellence were announced at the 2019 CPRS National Awards Gala on June 17. Gold, silver and bronze award winners were revealed during the...


Jun 18, 2019, 09:00 ET Taylor Fenn wins 2019 CPRS/CISION Student Award of Excellence

EDMONTON, June 18, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Public Relations Society (CPRS) announced Red River College student Taylor Fenn as the recipient of this year's CPRS/CISION Student Award of Excellence....


Jun 18, 2019, 05:00 ET Canadian Public Relations Society Presents the 2019 Joan Hollobon Award to Telegraph-Journal Reporter Michael Robinson

EDMONTON, June 18, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Public Relations Society (CPRS) presented reporter Michael Robinson with the 2019 Joan Hollobon Award at the Society's annual Awards of Excellence Gala on ...


Jun 17, 2019, 16:52 ET Sarah K. Jones, APR, FCPRS LM honoured with the Canadian Public Relations Society's Philip A. Novikoff Memorial Award

EDMONTON, June 17, 2019 /CNW/ - In recognition of her numerous contributions to both the Canadian Public Relations Society (CPRS) and the public relations profession as a whole, CPRS National has...


Jun 17, 2019, 13:13 ET Cam McAlpine, APR awarded the CPRS Shield of Public Service for dedication to mental health advocacy

EDMONTON, June 17, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Public Relations Society (CPRS) has awarded Cam McAlpine, APR the 2019 CPRS Shield of Public Service for his outstanding commitment to advocating for...


Jun 17, 2019, 09:10 ET CPRS National Awards the 2019 Lamp of Service to Jane Adams, APR

EDMONTON, June 17, 2019 /CNW/ - In recognition of nearly thirty-years of involvement and volunteerism within the Canadian Public Relations Society (CPRS), Jane Adams, APR is the recipient of the 2019 ...


May 22, 2019, 17:23 ET CPRS National reveals organizations receiving its 2019 Awards of Excellence

TORONTO, May 22, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Public Relations Society (CPRS) is pleased to announce the organizations receiving one of more of the 48 Awards of Excellence making up this year's awards...


Apr 02, 2019, 11:55 ET Media Advisory - PR Expert coming to Toronto to advocate crisis readiness one year after Broncos' tragedy

Humboldt Broncos' crisis management lead Grant Bastedo on cross-Canada speaking tour discussing lessons learned in the aftermath of the crash – in Toronto April 2-4. REGINA, April 2, 2019 /CNW/ -...


Mar 22, 2019, 11:12 ET Canadian Public Relations Society Calls on All Alberta Parties to Demonstrate Ethical Public Engagement and Fact-Based Communications During Election Campaign

TORONTO, March 22, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Public Relations Society (CPRS) appeals to all political parties in the current Alberta provincial general election to adhere to ethical public engagement ...


Mar 20, 2019, 11:47 ET Get Involved with the Canadian Public Relations Society (CPRS) Toronto Society this Month and Save!

March Membership Month kicks off with a night of networking and prizes to encourage new members to sign up TORONTO, March 20, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Public Relations Society's (CPRS) Toronto...


Feb 25, 2019, 09:36 ET CPRS Award Recognizes Outstanding Health Care Reporting

TORONTO, Feb. 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Nominations are now being accepted for the Canadian Public Relations Society's (CPRS) 2019 Joan Hollobon Award. Named in honour of a former Globe and Mail medical...


Feb 05, 2019, 08:00 ET The Canadian Public Relations Society announces 21 new APRs

TORONTO, Feb. 5, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Public Relations Society (CPRS) has granted accredited status to 21 of its members after successfully completing the Society's 2017-18 accreditation program....


Dec 07, 2018, 08:00 ET Marc Angers, APR, FCPRS ascends to the CPRS College of Fellows

TORONTO, Dec. 7, 2018 /CNW/ - The Canadian Public Relations Society (CPRS) announced Marc Angers, APR, FCPRS as the latest addition to its prestigious College of Fellows. The Society's newest Fellow...


Oct 25, 2018, 08:00 ET Public Relations leader's legacy lives on at Mount Saint Vincent University

Gift enables Canadian Public Relations Society memberships for Mount PR students HALIFAX, Oct. 25, 2018 /CNW/ - Bachelor of Public Relations (BPR) students at Mount Saint Vincent University will now...


Sep 19, 2018, 08:00 ET Canadian Public Relations Society and Humber College embark on new partnership featuring first of its kind academic appointment

Eileen Tobey, APR, FCPRS LM joins the School of Media Studies & Information Technology as CPRS Senior Fellow in Residence TORONTO, Sept. 19, 2018 /CNW/ - Humber Institute of Technology & Advanced...


Jul 25, 2018, 10:00 ET CPRS National reaffirms its commitment to the future of the profession with enhanced online presence

The new CPRS.CA connects practitioners of all levels with learning and networking opportunities needed for advancement. TORONTO, July 25, 2018 /CNW/ - The Canadian Public Relations Society (CPRS) has ...


May 29, 2018, 19:14 ET Tim Conrad, APR and Emily Epp Receive Canadian Public Relations Society's Shield of Public Service

CHARLOTTETOWN, May 29, 2018 /CNW/ - The Canadian Public Relations Society (CPRS) awarded Tim Conrad, APR and Emily Epp the 2018 CPRS Shield of Public Service for their valiant communications efforts...


May 29, 2018, 13:30 ET Terence (Terry) Flynn, PhD, APR, FCPRS named Canadian Public Relations Society's Mentor of the Year

CHARLOTTETOWN, May 29, 2018 /CNW/ - The Canadian Public Relations Society (CPRS) announced Terence (Terry) Flynn, PhD, APR, FCPRS as 2018's Mentor of the Year at Connexions 2018, the CPRS National...


May 29, 2018, 13:29 ET The 2018 CPRS National Awards of Excellence Winners Revealed

CHARLOTTETOWN, May 29, 2018 /CNW/ - Thirty-Nine Awards of Excellence were presented at the 2018 CPRS National Awards Gala in Charlottetown on May 28, at Connexions 2018. Gold, silver and bronze award ...


May 29, 2018, 12:48 ET City of Prince George Receives the 2018 Don Rennie Memorial Award

CHARLOTTETOWN, May 29, 2018 /CNW/ - The Canadian Public Relations Society (CPRS) awarded the City of Prince George the 2018 Don Rennie Memorial Award in recognition of its communications efforts to...