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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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

  • PR Working for You

Throughout the year, we will feature successful campaigns to showcase the impact that PR has on businesses and the community. This month we highlight C+C’s Better Buildings Challenge campaign, which won the 2016 Spotlight Award for video program. Energy Efficiency Meets Reality Television with Better Buildings Challenge SWAP It’s been called must-watch TV for the […]

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  • Stoller Family Estate’s Is Hiring a Communications/PR Specialist

Communications/PR Specialist Overview We are looking for a detail oriented, technically savvy, problem solver with superior hospitality and leadership qualities to join our team. Working closely with a small team, you will be responsible for assisting in developing and growing Stoller Family Estate’s Direct to Consumer and Marketing efforts. Strong opportunity for growth within the […]

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  • Cambia Health Solutions Hiring a Strategic Communications Coordinator

Strategic Communications Coordinator Portland, OR Responsibilities & Requirements: This position will be responsible for supporting strategic communications including external communication, media relations, social media and brand awareness activities for the company. As a key member of the Strategic Communications team, the strategic communications coordinator will manage and execute traditional public relations activities including measurement and […]

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  • Friends of the Columbia Gorge Seeking a Communications Director

Job Description: Communications Director HOURS: 40 hours per week STATUS: Exempt BACKGROUND: Communications Director LOCATION: Portland SUPERVISOR: Executive Director Friends of the Columbia Gorge is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to protecting and enhancing the spectacular landscapes within the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area. Friends of the Columbia Gorge, along with its 509(a)(3) support organization […]

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  • Our Ethical Obligations as PR Professionals

“Truth is the foundation of all effective communications.” That’s the opening sentence of PRSA’s excellent rebuke of the term “alternative facts.” As professional communicators, none of us would question that. In these challenging times, it’s worth reviewing a few other basic premises in the PRSA Code of Ethics that guides our profession. Preserve and protect […]

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  • 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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