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2018 PRSSA Agency Tour Day

February 16, 2018
8:30 AM to 3:30 PM
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Mangan Holcomb Partners
2300 Cottondale Lane
Little Rock, AR 72202

2018 PRSSA Agency/Industry Tours Day
Sponsored by the Arkansas Chapter of PRSA
February 16, 2018 

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2018 PRSSA Agency/Industry Tours Day

Arkansas PRSSA students are invited to attend the annual PRSSA Agency Tour Day! We’ll visit four agencies in Little Rock to learn from their leaders about some of their best work and how they use public relations strategies in times of crisis. Our hope is that you will gain invaluable insight about some of the best PR work in Central Arkansas. Attendees will also attend the monthly PRSA meeting to network and hear from Jenifer Daniels, APR, about the importance of diversity in visual storytelling.

Students should be signed in by 8:45am at Mangan Holcomb Partners (MHP) so the program can begin on time. The MHP office is located in the Riverdale area at 2300 Cottondale Lane. Once there, please park in the lot directly across the street from the WindRiver building. Come inside and take the elevator to the third floor. Lamor Williams, Diamond Lewis and Lea Whitlock will be there to greet you. Attire for the day should be business/business casual (no jeans allowed).

Transportation to all locations will be provided by PRSA to avoid any snafus with parking downtown.

Students must register online so that accommodations can be made. If paying with cash or check, please bring it with you on that day. The cost is $35 for student chapter members and $50 for non-PRSSA members. This includes your lunch and transportation.

Schedule for the day:

8:30-8:45am: Registration/Welcome
Mangan Holcomb Partners, 2300 Cottondale Lane, 501-376-0321
*Remember to bring your cash/check at sign-in
Welcome by Kristen Nicholson, APR, PRSA Arkansas President

9:00-10:00 am: First Visit
Mangan Holcomb Partners
Host: Kristen Nicholson

10:30-11:30am: Second Visit
Peacock Group, 118 Ottenheimer Plaza, (501) 244-9192
Host: Denver Peacock, APR, ABC

11:45-1:00pm: PRSA February Chapter Meeting & Lunch
Little Rock Club, Regions Bank Building, 30th Floor
Lunch begins at 11:45, program begins at noon

Program: Why representation matters: a fireside chat with Jenifer Daniels, APR, Founder & Managing Director of Colorstock

Launched in August 2015, Colorstock offers images of Black, Asian, Latino and other ethnically diverse people at work and at play, reflecting their nuanced lives in realistic ways. Join Jenifer as she discusses the importance of diversity in visual storytelling and why she thinks it's important to say that #WeSeeColor.

1:15-2:15pm – Third Visit
Ghidotti Communications, 400 W. Capitol Ave., #2979, 501-777-3509
Hosts: Natalie Ghidotti, APR, and Kathryn Heller, APR

2:30-3:30pm – Fourth Visit
Communications Group, 400 West Capitol, Suite 1391,
Host: Jason Brown, APR

3:45pm – Tour Conclusion, Return to MHP

*Don’t forget to fill out your survey to help us enhance the program for future students!

Lamor Williams
PRSSA Liason, PRSA Arkansas
Communications Director, City of Little Rock


$35.00 PRSSA Student Chapter Members

$50.00 Non-members of PRSSA