July 24, 2014

Upcoming Events:

get hired

Live Webinar: Navigating the Hiring Process

Navigating the Hiring Process with Talent Acquisition Specialist Laura McDermott Are you looking to make that next career move in PR, Marketing, or Communication, but don’t quite know how to navigate today’s hiring process? Laura McDermott, Talent Acquisition Specialist with Esquire Recruiting, LLC, will provide tips you can use during your next job search as well as go … [Read More...]

Jon Ratliff, APR

Storytelling vs. Stories in Public Relations with Guest Speaker Jon Ratliff

We're all about stories in PR. But stories and storytelling aren't the same thing. We know that storytelling is critical to the persuasion that is the basis of what we do for our clients and employers. So why aren't we more successful at it? Telling stories to communicate and persuade is at the heart of all business activity. We tell stories to persuade audiences to buy … [Read More...]

Recent Chapter News:

chris orris receives silver anvil from PRSA

Quicksilver Edge Strategic Communications Wins 2014 PRSA Silver Anvil Award WindForge Kickstarter Campaign Gains National Recognition for Innovation and Creativity

Congratulations to Suburban Chicago Members Debra Bethard-Caplick and Chris Orris for winning the Silver Anvil Award from PRSA. Debra, founder of Quicksilver Edge Strategic Communications, and Chris, an account executive for the firm, received the award in New York City. The Silver Anvil recognizes outstanding achievement in strategic public relations planning and implementation. Quicksilver … [Read More...]

pat hansen prsa suburban chicago

Pat Hansen: Outstanding Member of the Year

Pat Hansen received PRSA SCC's "Outstanding Member of the Year" award for 2013. The Suburban Chicago Chapter is fortunate to have Pat on the board of directors. As the chapter continues to change and grow, Pat offers her insight and ideas to help members create an organization that benefits the profession. Thank you for the chapter’s recognition as the 2013 Outstanding Member of the Year. I’m … [Read More...]