Milwaukee will host the National Black Public Relations Society (NBPRS) Conference and Career Fair, Thursday through Sunday, Oct. 27 – 30, 2011, at the InterContinental Milwaukee Hotel. About 300 communications professional will be in town. We need you there too!
- Registrations are starting to come in, but we need for you each to register also. Special for Milwaukee, we receive a $99 rate! See below how to get it.
- Thursday, Oct. 27 – You are invited to attend the free opening reception, 6 – 8 pm sponsored by and at Harley- Davidson Museum, including food and beverages. We also need you to promote it because we want a full room of ‘who’s who’ — political, business, civic, religious and not-for-profit leaders — in attendance. The Mayor is tentatively scheduled to attend. Entertainment to follow.
- Friday, Oct. 28 – The conference is in full force. Alfred Edmonds senior vice president/ multimedia editor-at-large of BLACK ENTERPRISE, is our luncheon keynote speaker on Innovation. Recruitment sessions open + a session on Blacks in PR.
- Saturday, Oct. 29 – Career Fair and workshop on Wired for Success: Embracing New Technologies in PR.
Milwaukee PR and communications professionals have a discounted rate of $99 – a savings of about $285! This includes a one year membership in the BPRS Milwaukee chapter. Go to the registration site, select the ‘non-member registration’ (not the one under early bird), enter the discount code: BPRSMKE. Click “apply discount” and the savings will be automatically calculated. Or click on the following link: http://2011nbprsconference.eventbrite.com/?discount=BPRSMKE
We need Milwaukee to show up in full force!
Register at http://www.nbprs.org.