PRSA Hoosier Member Spotlight: Alex Leix

A graduate of Indiana University, Alex Leix first became involved with the PRSSA during her university days where she found her passion for media relations. The experience she gained through the Kelley School of Business and her involvement with the PRSSA eventually landed her a job with the Bohlsen Group as their media and communications […]

Join the 2023 PRSA Hoosier Chapter Board of Directors

The application process is now open for the 2023 PRSA Hoosier Chapter Board of Directors. These positions will provide leadership to our Chapter starting January 2023. Serving on the PRSA Hoosier Chapter Board of Directors provides an important opportunity to make a difference in the public relations profession, build a strong professional network and develop […]

PRSA Hoosier Member Spotlight: Denise Herd

Today’s PR professionals should be fearless according to Denise Herd, President of Herd Strategies and member of PRSA Hoosier’s DEI Committee. “As communicators, we have a responsibility to manage the messaging that occurs within our organizations and in the communities we serve.” Next up in our PRSA Hoosier Member Spotlight series, we chat with Denise about […]

PRSA East Central District’s 44th Annual Diamond Award Winners Recognized

The PRSA Hoosier Chapter is pleased to congratulate the recipients of the PRSA East Central District’s 44th annual Diamond Awards for Indiana.  The recipients were recognized for their powerful campaigns during the 2022 PRSA Hoosier Chapter’s Pinnacle Awards ceremony that was held on June 1 at the Indiana Historical Society. One of the 10 PRSA […]

PRSA Hoosier Chapter Announces Winners of 2022 Pinnacle Awards

INDIANAPOLIS – June 2, 2022: The Public Relations Society of America Hoosier Chapter, Indiana’s statewide society of public relations and communications professionals, announced the winners of the 2022 Pinnacle Awards, which recognize the best public relations, strategic communications and marketing communications programs and projects of the state for 2021.   A total of 25 Pinnacle Awards, […]

PRSA Hoosier Member Spotlight: Jaqueline Eckhardt

A native of Columbus, Ohio, Jaqueline Eckhardt first fell in love with media, storytelling and communications early in her high school career. After taking several classes during her first semester at Butler University, she soon realized that she was meant to be on the other side of the industry.  In the second installment of our […]

Committee Update: DEI

For decades, it’s been said that an organization, industry, company or government should reflect its constituency. But we know that’s not often the case, and the field of Public Relations is, unfortunately, no exception. We are a predominantly white industry and PRSA – locally, regionally and nationally – is a predominantly white professional organization. But […]

Entry Deadline Extended for 2022 Pinnacle Awards

ENTRY DEADLINE EXTENDED FOR 2022 PINNACLE AWARDS The deadline to enter this year’s Pinnacle Awards has been extended to 11:59 p.m., Friday, April 22. The annual awards program recognizes the best work by Indiana’s public relations, marketing and communications professionals. The Pinnacles Committee is working hard to make this year’s event a special one, with […]

The Path to APR starts here!

Following the huge success of last year’s turbo-charged sessions, we will continue with a five-week semester this spring of our APR Readiness Review Course. A quick overview: Classes will be offered, again at no cost, over a five-week semester starting Wednesday, April 20 at 6:30 p.m. ET and will continue each Wednesday through May 18. […]

PRSA Hoosier Member Spotlight: Hyacinth Rucker

PRSA Hoosier Member Spotlight: Hyacinth Rucker Considering a move from broadcast journalism to PR? PRSA Hoosier Chapter President-elect Hyacinth Rucker made the jump from TV to public relations and by her own account, never looked back. In the first of our new PRSA Hoosier Member Spotlight series, we chat with Hyacinth about her move from […]