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.

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MEMBERSHIP HAS ITS ADVANTAGES…

EDUCATIONAL EVENTS, MIXERS, NETWORKING

members at meet and pitchPRPLI 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.

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SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM AND ANNUAL AWARDS EVENT

prpli award winnersEach 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 April 11th!!

Join us on April 11th for Meet and Pitch the Media Night. At this event, you will learn directly from local information gatekeepers how to position your stories as news and exposure for the public eye! Reporters are inundated with press releases and pitches, so here’s your chance to try out your 30-second pitch on our esteemed panelists for on-the-spot feedback.

Panelists: Archie Snowden of FIOS; Jamie Herzlich, freelancer and Newsday small business columnist; Jenn Rose of WPIX; Ryan Bonner of Patch. Moderator: David Chauvin of Zimmerman/Edelson

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BENEFITS OF MEMBERSHIP

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

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2018 PRPLI Award Photos