PRSA Portland Metro Chapter

Welcome to PRSApdx!

Serving more than 250 public relations professionals in Oregon and Southwest Washington, the Public Relations Society of America Portland Metro Chapter (PRSApdx) supports lifelong professional development and honors excellence in public relations.

More than one-fifth of Portland Metro Chapter members have earned Accreditation in Public Relations (APR), the profession’s only national post-graduate certification program.

Six chapter members have been elected to the PRSA College of Fellows, considered the pinnacle of a professional career.

So come along and #LeadLaughLearnLove with us!

Upcoming Events

2nd Tuesday Communicators Mixer @ Rogue

Join us for 2nd Tuesday Communicators Mixer @ Rogue Ale House to meet, mingle and mix with fellow communicators of all stripes. Event hosted by the Portland Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America. This is a free, no-host event. Powered by Eventbrite

  • Rogue Distillery and Public House - 1339 Northwest Flanders Street, Portland, OR 97209
  • 5:30-7 p.m.

  • 10-01-2017

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Meet the Media: Portland Business Journal

Kick off 2017 with PRSA Portland’s first  Meet the Media of the year at the Portland Business Journal. The brown bag panel will include Editor, Suzanne Stevens, Managing Editor, Erik Siemers and reporter Matt Kish. Learn about trends in business reporting and how you can get pitch your company or client’s story effectively.  A tour […]

  • Portland Business Journal, 851 SW 6th Ave, #500, Portland, OR 97204
  • 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

  • 26-01-2017

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2017 Communicators Conference

Mark your calendars now for the 21st annual Communicators Conference, which will take place from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. on Monday, May 8, 2017 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Portland. Early Bird Registration will open on Tuesday, February 28. This year’s theme is Leading Strategies and we’re seeking professionals to present on strategic approaches […]

  • 1000 NE Multnomah Street, Portland, OR 97232
  • 08:00 a.m. - 04:00 p.m.

  • 08-05-2017

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The latest from the PRemiere blog

  • Sisters of St. Mary of Oregon Ministries Corporation – Is Hiring a Marketing Communications Specialist

You’re creative and talented. You work across multiple platforms. You love challenges and a job that is never the same two days in a row. And you like being part of a team that keeps raising the bar and striving for excellence. If you’re ready to take the next step in your career, join a team […]

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  • Maxwell PR + Engagement is Hiring a Social Media Ad Specialist

The social media ad specialist works closely with the agency’s strategist and account teams to support consumer engagement initiatives on behalf of clients, executing ad strategy and social promotions, and leading reporting efforts and trend monitoring to optimize performance and apply best practices. Duties and Responsibilities: • Contributes to creation and execution of digital and […]

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  • LifeWorks NW Hiring Communications Intern

We are looking for a COMMUNICATIONS INTERN to provide support to the communications function across the organization. This is a great opportunity for anyone who is planning a career in marketing, advertising, or public relations! QUALIFICATIONS: Must be working toward or completed associates or bachelor’s degree in communications, marketing, public relations; 1-2 years’ work or […]

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  • Providence Health & Services – Oregon: Hiring a PR Intern

Public relations intern (paid), in internal communication. Intern will assist with writing and editing stories to inform and inspire Providence employees. Will also assist with posting stories to the intranet and, possibly, putting together email newsletters. Skills learned or developed will include interviewing, writing and editing; website posting and management; interpersonal communication; project management; and […]

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  • R/West is hiring a PR Specialist

We are looking for a PR specialist whose passions and experience are firmly rooted in tech and finance. The ideal candidate will thrive in a team environment, but is also a self-starter and can work on projects independently. Responsibilities of this position include: Developing fresh new PR campaigns in the tech, finance and B2B space […]

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  • AARP Oregon Hiring for Spring Intern

Internship for Grad Student Jump start your professional career working for one of the best brands in the United States. The Oregon state office of AARP is looking for a spring intern to work 16-24 hours per week at our Clackamas Office. This is paid positions with a competitive hourly rate of $15-17/hour. AARP’s membership […]

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  • 2017 Board of Directors

PRSA Oregon Announces New Board of Directors The board will assume leadership beginning Jan. 2017 PORTLAND, Ore. — PRSA Oregon chapter has elected its 2017 Board of Directors. Following the historic merger of the Greater Oregon, Oregon Capital and Portland Metro chapters, the new board includes members from each of the former chapters from Salem, […]

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