PRagmatic: Chronicles of the Greater Cleveland PR Community


Rochelle L. Ford, APR, on Becoming a More Inclusive Communicator

Article written by LaShana Sorrell for PRsay, an extension of Strategies & Tactics, PRSA’s award-winning publication Historian and educator Carter G. Woodson had the vision to create a moment once a year to celebrate and recognize the contributions of African Americans in the United States. Woodson’s vision started with Negro History week in 1926 and, 50 years later, became what we know […]

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Cleveland Rocks Winners Announced

CONGRATS TO OUR 2020 CLEVELAND ROCKS WINNERS! The Cleveland Rocks Awards, PRSA Greater Cleveland’s signature event, recognizes the area’s best in public relations and communications projects and programs. Congratulations to the winners of our 18th annual event! More than 60 gold, silver and bronze awards were presented to corporations, nonprofits and agencies and their clients in […]

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TRIPLE PLAY: IT’S TIME TO JOIN PRSA CLEVELAND

So, you’ve been thinking about membership in Public Relations Society of America, which connects you to more than 21,000 public relations and communications professionals. You receive this awesome membership, but you also receive a free Greater Cleveland Chapter membership (where you get to know your local peers) AND you also receive a free Section Membership […]

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Video recording from “Race, Bias & Communications” is now uploaded

On Aug. 11, the PRSA Greater Cleveland Chapter hosted a discussion about Race, Bias & Communications. The forum looked at the impacts that systemic racism has on Black and Brown people and marginalized communities. We were joined by amazing panelists: And PRSA CLE’s Vice President of Diversity: “People don’t want to get our of their […]

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Diversity and Inclusion Statement

Dear Friends of Greater Cleveland PRSA: By now, we hope you’ve had an opportunity – or take the time – to read the message from T. Garland Standsell, 2020 PRSA Chair, and his thoughts on the heart-breaking current events. We also want to take a moment to touch base directly with the members of the Greater Cleveland PRSA community. We […]

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COVID-19 DRIVES COMMUNICATION CHANGE. BE READY.

By Jan Gusich // akhia communications Employees will fill information gaps with their own story–and it won’t be the right one.  COVID-19 is bringing many challenges to businesses. One has been the need to communicate efficiently and effectively with multiple audiences–from employees and customers to suppliers and shareholders on topics that include everything from supply […]

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