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Betsy Dared, Charlene Dared — How Will You Dare to Change PR?

Betsy Dared, Charlene Dared — How Will You Dare to Change PR?

Published on May 23, 10:08 a.m.by Annemarie Munoz, Guest Contributor. In the United States, women make up 60-80% of the public relations workforce but occupy only one in five leadership positions. Betsy Plank dared to change the role of women in leadership and marked many

Keeping up with KC Projects

Keeping up with KC Projects

Published on October 7, 2021, at 5:52 p.m. by Alyssa Thomas. In the world of public relations, there are varying paths public relations professionals can choose upon graduation. One of these paths involves working at an agency. KC Projects, located in Homewood, Alabama, is an all-female public relations

Women in PR: Seats in the Office, But Not at the Table

Women in PR: Seats in the Office, But Not at the Table

Published on December 2, 2019, at 2:30 p.m. by Gabrielle Sirois. Look around most public relations agencies or classrooms, and chances are you will see mostly women. This industry is known for being primarily female-driven; however, when you look at who occupies the leadership roles

The Trailblazers of PR History

The Trailblazers of PR History

Published on April 3, 2017, at 8:20 a.m. by Erica Cooke. They are the giants who came before us. They are the ones we read about in books and hear about in our Principles of PR class — the ones who set the groundwork for

Barri Rafferty: President, Mentor and Leader

Barri Rafferty: President, Mentor and Leader

Published on October 21, 2016, at 10:38 a.m. by Sonny Franks. Barri Rafferty did not always know she was destined to be the first female president of Ketchum, one of the most prominent public relations agencies in the world. “I did a lot of experimenting early

Breaking into Entertainment PR: Advice from Anje Collins

Posted At: January 21, 2013 4:10 P.M. by Alexandria Washington “A lot of people get confused between public relations and publicity. Publicity is something we read about and see; public relations is the act of doing.” – Anje Collins As the founder of Agenda Miami, The

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