Meeting/Event Information

Past Meetings

PRAL Monthly Meeting: Dressing for Sensational Success

November 28, 2017
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Ralph & Kacoo's
6110 Bluebonnet Blvd.
Baton Rouge, LA 70809

From idea to incubator to Forbes Magazine, Richard Hanley shares his recipe for success through earned media.

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What's Happening in Health Care: A PRAL Limited Event

October 26, 2017
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM

LaMadeleine French Bakery & Café
7615 Jefferson Hwy.
Baton Rouge, LA 70809
http://www.lemadeleine.com

At the national level the talk is all about repeal and replace, but locally we’re focused on making care better through collaboration, research and innovation.

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Let's Talk Some SMAC

October 25, 2017
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM

LSU Manship School of Mass Communication
N. Stadium Rd.
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
http://www.lsu.edu/manship/research/centers-labs/social-media-analysis.php

Put social media to the test with the experts at LSU's Social Media Analysis & Creation Lab.

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WINNING! Through Grassroots Growth -- PRAL Lunch Meeting

September 19, 2017
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Traction Sports Performance at Cypress Mounds
1430 Gardere Lane
Baton Rouge, LA 70820
http://tractionsports.com/

Breaking news! To give our members unique opportunities to enhance their professional skills, we’re taking our meetings on the road.

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Coffee PRess: USA Today Network's Greg Hilburn

August 22, 2017
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM

LaMadeleine in Bocage Village
7615 Jefferson Hwy.
Baton Rouge, LA 70809
http://lamadeleine.com/blog/locations/jefferson/

Have you ever needed to get your message to a Louisiana audience? Or, is making national news via USA Today on your To Do List? If so, join us for coffee on Tuesday, August 22 with Greg Hilburn of the Monroe News-Star.

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Public Rumlations: How Earned Media = Sweet Success

August 17, 2017
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Cane Land Distilling
760 St. Phillip St.
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
https://www.canelanddistilling.com/

A PR 2-fer: 1st, a tour of Cane Land Distilling and how the company only used earned media leading up to its grand opening. 2nd, one-on-one time with USA Today Network reporter Greg Hilburn and WAFB anchor Cheryl Mercedes about what they look for from PR

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People Who Think - How a Louisiana firm played a key role in the Trump for President campaign's success

June 20, 2017
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Ralph & Kacoo's
6110 Bluebonnet Blvd.
Baton Rouge, LA 70809

In his presentation, Jay will detail his and the rest of the Innovative team's work and experiences on the campaign trail, as well as how People Who Think helped bring about the historic victory.

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Flight Lessons: Public Relations and the Airline Industry

May 16, 2017
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Ralph & Kacoo's
6110 Bluebonnet Blvd.
Baton Rouge, LA 70809

Join us for our monthly meeting as we welcome Jim Caldwell, the Marketing & Public Relations Manager for the Baton Rouge Metro Airport.

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PRAL-BR Awards Reception

April 25, 2017
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Galatoire's Bistro
3535 Perkins Road, Suite 400
Baton Rouge, LA 70808

Join PRAL-BR as we celebrate another year of PR Excellence in the Capital Area.

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PRAL Northwest April Meeting

April 06, 2017
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Wine Country Bistro
4800 Line Avenue
Shreveport, LA 71106
http://www.cadrehg.com/wine-country

Join us to hear from Shelly Redmond

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The Value of Accreditation Webinar

Several Universal Accreditation Board (UAB) members will be discussing the value of accreditation from personal experience as well as discussing how pursuing Accreditation can help advance someone’s career.

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PRAL-BR March Meeting

March 21, 2017
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Ralph & Kacoo's
6110 Bluebonnet Blvd.
Baton Rouge, LA 70809

#AlternativeFacts Speaker: Lesley Fair

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PRAL-BR January Meeting

January 24, 2017
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Ralph & Kacoo's
6110 Bluebonnet Blvd.
Baton Rouge, LA 70809

No Pressure: How to Create a Personal Brand and Replace a Louisiana Legend

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