Presenting the inaugural ‘The PR Net 100’ – a list recognizing talent, innovation and influence in the PR agency world. It’s important to firstly note that this list is not ranked; it is a collection of agencies that captured our attention the past year, as they showed agility, resilience and a reimagining of the communications business.
BIPOC Mentorship Program for Students & Recent Graduates
The PR Net BIPOC Mentorship Program is a mentorship and career development program led by industry founders and senior executives, to advance BIPOC students and recent graduates in the field of marketing and communications.
The program will offer invaluable mentoring and coaching by leaders in various practice areas, with a view to gain the program participants practical skills to aid their careers and paid employment on completion. The mentors will leverage their connections and make introductions for job positions following the course.
Commencing in April 2021, it is a 12 week program, with one to two hour long weekly sessions between mentors and their mentees. The syllabus will cover topics that prepare mentees for entering the workforce, educate them on current industry conditions and best practices, offer assignments and practical work experience and provide a real world, empirical understanding of how to break into and progress in the industry.
Experts predict that NFTs (non-fungible tokens) will be a lasting trend in technology, and they have already permeated industries including art, music, fashion and sports. As such, we hosted a digital conference on the topic to help inform marcomms pros on the opportunity at hand. We heard from presenters Akbar Hamid, whose agency The 5th Column recently launched...Read more
|The Hospitality Way Program at The Rockaway Hotel||October 25|
|Unlock and Elevate Your Creative Life with Poy Granati||October 26|
|Yappy Hour- Howl O' Ween||October 27|
|American Ballet Theatre's Pride Nights to Celebrate LGBTQIA+ Community||October 27|
|Less Stress, More Joy this Holiday Season: Four Steps for Reducing Stress During the Holidays||October 27|
The PR Net events program offers networking with industry pro’s, discovery of the best newly-opened venues, as well as cultural events and industry-specific expert speaker panels.
Upcoming PR Net Member Events:
- NFTs & Cryptocurrency: Insights for Marcomms Pros
- State of the Industry Town Hall Virtual Meeting
- NY Chapter Networking Drinks
- Los Angeles Chapter Networking Drinks
- Art Basel Miami Art Fair Access
A-list event planner Bronson van Wyck is the creative visionary behind some of New York's (and the world’s) most memorable events. His family’s firm, Van Wyck & Van Wyck, has an array of blue-chip brand clients in the fashion, luxury, corporate and non-profit space and in addition, is expanding into their own product line. Bronson shares with us the backstory to his success as well...Read more