“We are honored to have these communication industry leaders join us as a premier sponsor for the PRSA 2015 International Conference,” said Joseph Truncale, chief executive officer of PRSA. “It is fitting that a leading group of communication agencies would sponsor the world’s largest gathering of public relations professionals and also shares our enthusiasm for professional development and networking.”
FleishmanHillard, Ketchum and Porter Novelli are leading global communications firms.
- FleishmanHillard specializes in public relations, public affairs, marketing, paid media, and transmedia and social content. The firm recently won several awards including PRWeek's 2014 Global Agency of the Year; Advertising Age's 2013 "Standout Agency"; NAFE's "Top 50 Companies for Executive Women" for 2010-2015; and was included among PRWeek's 2013 "Best Places to Work." The firm's award-winning work is widely heralded, including at the Cannes International Festival of Creativity. FleishmanHillard has 88 offices in 30 countries, plus affiliate offices in 43 countries.
- Ketchum’s culture of creativity and collaboration has made it one of the world’s top five public relations firms and one of the most awarded PR agencies in the world. The winner of 17 Cannes Lions and an unprecedented four PRWeek Campaign of the Year Awards, Ketchum partners with clients to deliver strategic programming, game-changing creative and measurable results that build brands and reputations. The agency represents 29 of the Fortune 100 companies across its network of 130 offices and affiliates in 70 countries.
- Porter Novelli is built on a rich heritage of marketing for social good. For more than 40 years, the agency’s work has motivated people to change deeply ingrained behaviors rooted in cultural and social norms. With 90 offices in nearly 60 countries, Porter Novelli’s work has been recognized by PRWeek, the Cannes International Festival of Creativity, the Holmes Report SABRE Awards and PRSA Silver Anvil Awards. The agency was recognized as a PRWeek Best Place to Work in 2014.
The PRSA 2015 International Conference is the largest gathering of public relations professionals in the United States. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn from the industry’s brightest and most innovative minds with more than 80 professional development sessions. Additionally, attendees will have the chance to network with a diverse mix of industry leaders and peers from around the world.
The 2015 PRSA International Conference will be held at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis, November 8 – 10. A full lineup of speakers and registration information can be found at the Conference website.
About the Public Relations Society of America
PRSA is the largest professional organization serving the U.S. public relations community. With a mission to “advance the profession and the professional,” PRSA provides news and information, thought leadership, continuing education and networking opportunities; sets standards of professional excellence and ethical conduct; and advocates for the business value of public relations and greater diversity among public relations professionals. Based in New York, PRSA comprises 110 local Chapters; 14 Professional Interest Sections that focus on specific industries and practice areas; and the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA), which is active at more than 340 colleges and universities.