Connecting at Connexions: Why Conferences Matter

Beth Atkinson, recipient of the 2018 CPRS-VI Conference Grant, writes about her time in Charlottetown PEI for the 2018 CPRS national conference.


Supporting Storytellers at the Library

Since 2001, the Canadian Public Relations Society of Vancouver Island (CPRS-VI) has made it easier for public relations professionals to stay current in their field through annual grants to the Greater Victoria Public Library (GVPL) for the purchase of publications for the the library’s public relations collection.

My experience at WPRF2016, Toronto

By Yalda Ahmadi As I sit back and reflect on the World Public Relations Forum 2016 (WPRF2016) in Toronto, I realize what a great time I had there! I can still feel the thrill of being in the game and rubbing shoulders with the best and brightest in the industry. The Canadian Public Relations Society […]

Local Members’ Work Recognized Nationally

CPRS-VI members Susan Evans APR and Jen Morgan had their work recognized  at the joint Canadian Public Relations Society and Global Alliance Comm Prix Awards Gala on May 31, 2016 in Toronto. Their submission Island Health magazine won a Gold Award of Excellence in the Best External Publication category. “Congratulations to Susan and Jen for […]

A Member’s First Impressions

By Brendan Wright As a relative newcomer to Canada, I’ve been looking to make connections and get involved in Victoria’s community. When a current member mentioned CPRS-VI, I knew that it was for me. Despite this, I was a little nervous attending its Annual General Meeting on May 18 – as a brand new member […]