FPRA’s 81st Annual Conference "We Are FPRA: PRoactive. PRincipled. PRofessionals." is a four-day conference of unparalleled professional development and networking for public relations professionals.

Attendees will hear from world-class speakers hailing from top global corporations, powerhouse industries and national public relations and marketing firms to hone their craft and to ensure they stay relevant for today’s communications challenges.

This year’s conference will be held at the Tampa Marriott Water Street property in downtown Tampa from August 4-7, 2019. Check out the property’s amenities here!

Make the most of your time in Tampa! See what events are going on around the area during conference here!

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Awards & Recognition [clear filter]
Monday, August 5

8:45am EDT

APR/CPRC Recognition
The annual business meeting will close with recognition of newly accredited and certified members led by VP of Accreditation and Certification Ginger Broslat, APR, CPRC.

Monday August 5, 2019 8:45am - 9:00am EDT
Salons E-F (Grand Ballroom)

11:45am EDT

Presidents’ Awards Luncheon
Join us for a special luncheon in true FPRA style as we honor outstanding individuals and chapters, award the Dr. Bob Davis, APR, CPRC, Student Scholarship and bestow the coveted Chapter President of the Year and Chapter of the Year awards. This luncheon features the traditional presentation of the Dillin Dessert.
At this luncheon, we’ll also present the Joe Curley Rising Leader Award, which is intended to identify and honor up-and-coming individual FPRA members that demonstrate emerging leadership traits along with dedicated, active involvement in the FPRA chapter activities, programs, functions and events.
Dillin Dessert Sponsor: Publix

Monday August 5, 2019 11:45am - 1:30pm EDT
Salons E-F (Grand Ballroom)
Tuesday, August 6

7:00pm EDT

Golden Image Awards Banquet
Join us for the 62nd Annual Golden Image Awards. Founded by FRPA, the Golden Image Awards have been a standard of public relations excellence recognizing outstanding public relations programs in Florida. This year’s theme is “Stake Your Claim in PR History.”

Tuesday August 6, 2019 7:00pm - 10:00pm EDT
Salons E-F (Grand Ballroom)