- IPR Welcomes Five New Trustees
Posted on June 22, 2021
Gainesville, Fla. – The Institute for Public Relations is thrilled to announce the addition of five new Trustees to its Board:
· Jonathan Adashek, Chief Communications Officer, IBM
· Arielle Patrick, Chief Communications Officer, Ariel Investments
· Diana Littman, CEO, MSL
· Peter Lucht, Head o ...Read More...
- Reflecting and Reaffirming IPR’s Commitment to DE&I
Posted on May 25, 2021
As May 25 is an important day of reflection for the remembrance of George Floyd, the Institute for Public Relations is reflecting on the commitments we made and the work we still need to do.
The George Floyd Memorial Foundation has identified May 25 as a Virtual Day of Action, to honor George Floyd’s legacy. To learn more, visit their website ...Read More...
- In Remembrance of Dr. Kathleen Kelly
Posted on May 4, 2021
The IPR community pays tribute to the former trustee of 12 years, Dr. Kathleen Kelly. Below are memories offered by some of her closest friends and colleagues:
Dr. Kathleen Kelly
We are deeply saddened by the news that Dr. Kathleen Kelly, a retired professor at the University of Florida, passed away on April 28 at the age of 77. Dr. Kelly was ...Read More...
- Communication Saves Lives: Experts Call for Ethical & Effective Communication to Handle Covid-19 Global Pandemic
Posted on April 14, 2021
Gainesville, FL - In partnership with the international professional and academic associations of public relations and communicators, the Institute for Public Relations launched the Statement on Communication of Covid-19 Pandemic calling for honest and effective communication.
More than a year since the World Health Organization first declared t ...Read More...
- IPR Welcomes a New Trustee: Therese Van Ryne of Zebra Technologies
Posted on March 15, 2021
Gainesville, Fla. – The Institute for Public Relations is thrilled to announce the addition of a new Trustee to its Board:
Therese Van Ryne is Global Director of PR, Thought Leadership and Advocacy for Zebra Technologies. She joined Zebra as part of the acquisition of Motorola Solutions Enterprise business in October 2014. She and her team ...Read More...
- IPR Welcomes Two New Trustees: Alan Sexton of Prudential Financial and Carreen Winters of MWWPR
Posted on February 10, 2021
Gainesville, Fla. – The Institute for Public Relations is thrilled to announce the addition of two new Trustees to its Board:
Alan Sexton, Chief Communications Officer, Prudential Financial, Inc.
Carreen Winters, Chief Strategy Officer and EVP, Corporate Reputation, MWWPR
Alan Sexton is Chief Communications Officer of ...Read More...
- IPR Selects USC Graduate Student for its Inaugural IPR + TLF Research Fellowship
Posted on February 10, 2021
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Institute for Public Relations (IPR) and The LAGRANT Foundation (TLF) are pleased to announce that the recipient of the inaugural IPR + TLF Research Fellowship is Kaelan Hicks, a graduate student at the University of Southern California. Hicks will work closely with IPR President and CEO Tina McCorkindale, Ph.D., APR ...Read More...
- 2020 Year in Review
Posted on January 12, 2021
Download Infographic (PDF): IPR YIR 2020 Infographic
Thank you for your continued support in 2020! We could not have accomplished all of these amazing things without you. Here is to another year full of insightful research, engaging programs, impactful leadership, and more!
- IPR Announces 2021 Leadership Slate
Posted on January 5, 2021
Gainesville, FL – The Institute for Public Relations Board of Trustees has elected Stacey Jones of Accenture as Chair of the IPR Board of Trustees and Yanique Woodall of The Home Depot as Vice Chair, effective January 1, 2021.
Steve Cody, founder and CEO of Peppercomm, will serve as Immediate Past Chair after serving two years as Chair. D ...Read More...
- IPR Launches Communicators Guide Examining COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy
Posted on December 11, 2020
NEW YORK – The Institute for Public Relations (IPR) has published an in-depth guide, “A Communicator’s Guide to COVID-19 Vaccines” outlining research, theories, models, levers, and research-driven recommendations to help ensure effective communication strategies for organizations worldwide.
“Employees and external audiences are increasin ...Read More...