Public Relations Professionals of Long Island PRPLI
WHO WE ARE
Public Relations Professionals of Long Island is the largest and most-established organization for communications professionals in the region. Founded in 1990, there’s no better organization where industry professionals can network and learn public relations best practices.
WHAT WE DO
PRPLI provides a platform for its members to network, learn, share new experiences, and advance in their careers. Our professional development programs are designed to help members grow in the profession and expand their areas of expertise. Through interaction and relationships that develop over time, members share their knowledge and skills with each other.
MEMBERSHIP HAS ITS ADVANTAGES…
EDUCATIONAL EVENTS, MIXERS, NETWORKING
PRPLI presents a full menu of opportunities to hone skills, acquire new tools and meet other communications professionals. From workshops and panel discussions to free-for-members mixers, the organization serves up a variety of programs intended to help members network in a fun and relaxed environment.
Each year, PRPLI awards up to two $1,000 scholarships and a free membership to two college juniors or seniors who attend school or reside on Long Island. In addition, notable professionals in public relations and journalism are recognized through our prestigious awards program. The award and scholarship winners are celebrated at our awards gala, held in May of each year. Read More…
…Join us for another informative PRPLI program…
Communicating With Diverse Audiences
Tuesday, October 4th. 6 – 8pm Four Points at Sheraton Plainview
Long Island is a dynamic and diverse region populated by varied cultural and ethnic groups
As a communicator, how can you best position your client or organization to effectively convey your Message to an increasingly diverse audience?
True communication involves more than simply translating your press release into different languages.
In this interactive panel presentation, our experts will share tips and strategies for connecting with culturally diverse audiences.
Meet Our Panelists
Luis E. Montes
Assistant Deputy County Executive for Suffolk County and Founding Partner of Pan American Communications Minority/ Diversity Outreach, a firm specializing in minority outreach.
Kara Alaimo, Ph.D.
Global PR Consultant, assistant professor at Hofstra University and author of Pitch, Tweet, or Engage on the Street: How to Practice Global Public Relations and Strategic Communications
$50 for PRPLI Members | $65 for Non-Members | $40 for Members in Transition | $25 for Students
Exciting programs, including our annual awards dinner
Member discounted rates for programs
FREE mixer / networking events
The weekly electronic update: “NewsBites”
The quarterly electronic newsletter: “for immediate release”
Access to our job bank postings
Active engagement on the PRPLI LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter accounts