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

Fireside chat with @markmoh

Join us for our Fireside Chat with 2016 President Mark Mohammadpour, APR. Members, prospective members, volunteers  and entrepreneurs are encouraged to drop by for coffee and conversation. Some of the things we’ve helped with in the past:   Interested in volunteering? Want to learn more about membership? New to Portland and trying to figure out who […]

  • Urban Grind 911 NW 14th Ave, Portland, OR 97209
  • 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

  • 10-12-2016

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Volunteer Appreciation: 2nd Tuesday Communicators Mixer @ Rogue

Calling all PRSA volunteers! Let’s raise a toast to celebrate the time and amazing work you’ve contributed to the PRSA Portland chapter this year. Join us at Rogue Ale House on December 13 for the 2nd Tuesday Communicators Mixer to meet, mingle and mix with fellow communicators of all stripes. This is a free event […]

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

  • 13-12-2016

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The latest from the PRemiere blog

  • 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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  • Our first statewide PRSA chapter: PRSA Oregon

New in 2017: Announcing PRSA Oregon Historic Merger Creates First Statewide PRSA Chapter On Jan. 1, 2017, the Greater Oregon, Oregon Capital and Portland Metro chapters of PRSA (Public Relations Society of America) will merge into one statewide chapter, serving more than 300 communications professionals throughout Oregon and Southwest Washington. The merger presents members with […]

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  • Pac/West Communications Seeking Public Relations Intern

Pac/West Communications, a full-service communications firm based in Wilsonville, is seeking a public relations intern. A successful applicant will have good writing skills and basic knowledge of AP writing style as well as an understanding of communications planning and the digital media landscape. Position supports research, media relations, social media, contact management, PR planning and […]

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  • Introducing the nominees for the 2017 PRSA Oregon board of directors

2017 will be a landmark year for PRSA in the state of Oregon as our three chapters merge to form PRSA Oregon. In accordance with chapter bylaws and after working closely with national and the membership of all three chapters (Oregon Capital, Greater Oregon and PRSA PDX), the 2016 nominating committee has assembled an outstanding […]

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  • Port of Portland is Hiring a Director of Corporate Communications

POSITION: Director of Corporate Communications SALARY: $99,780.00 – $159,650.00 Annually OPENING DATE: 10/17/16 CLOSING DATE: 10/28/16 05:00 PM GENERAL INFORMATION: As the Director of Corporate Communications, you will oversee the development and implementation of all of the Port’s marketing strategies and media communication activities. If you thrive in an environment where you have an opportunity […]

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  • Oregon Environmental Council Seeking Communications Director

SCOPE OF RESPONSIBILITY Oregon Environmental Council’s (OEC’s) communications director focuses on expanding OEC’s media presence and brand; developing and implementing communications strategies for both the organization and program areas; drafting effective messaging; producing written content; and ensuring that all OEC communications adhere to our programmatic and organizational goals. The communications director is team leader for […]

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