The organization of Canadian Women in Public Relations (“CWPR”) is hosting a launch event, at Vancouver’s historic Hycroft Manor in Shaughnessy this May. The organization has been formed to enable groups of public relations women leaders across Canada to come together to share ideas, contacts, experiences, and to advocate for major issues directly affecting women working in the PR industry today.
Canadian Women in Public Relations Launch Event
This event is a great opportunity for you to learn more about our this organization, enjoy the company of industry friends and meet new women who are united in their PR careers. Network in Hycroft’s spacious foyer at the foot of the Grand Staircase, mingle in the formal Drawing Room and enjoy a glass of wine on the spectacular Terrace overlooking the beautiful walled gardens.
When: Wednesday, May 11, 2016 from 5:30pm to 8:30pm
Where: The University Women’s Club of Vancouver at Hycroft (1489 McRae Ave)
Tickets: $55 members, $75 non-members. Ticket + membership bundle $300
Organized by a team of experts in public relations, this event will look at What’s Next for Women in Canada’s PR Industry, discuss misconceptions and redefine perceptions for the PR field.
Speakers at this event include:
Bridgitte Anderson, General Manager, Edelman Vancouver; Christie Smith, Founder of the Elite Communicators Group; Director of Corporate Relations at Partnerships BC; Erin Dermer, Director of Media Relations and Social Media at TELUS; Natalie Langston, TV Host, Producer, Journalist, Emcee & Brand Ambassador; Fitness & Health Reporter, BC Living.
Opening Remarks will be made by Cleta Brown, President, The University Women’s Club of Vancouver; Talia Beckett-Davis, President & Chairwoman, Canadian Women in Public Relations; Founder, Pink Pearl PR; Director of Communications, AdvantageBC. The panel’s moderator will be Stuart Chase, Director of Marketing and Communications at Make-A-Wish Foundation of BC and Yukon.
If you would like to attend this inspiring event, I have a pair of tickets to give away. Here’s how you can enter to win:
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I will draw one winner at random from all entries at 6:00am on Wednesday, April 27, 2016. Follow Canadian Women in Public Relations on Facebook and Twitter to learn more.
Update The winner is Kelly Millin!