Maria interviews Ralph Davila, an award-winning PR and communications professional in the Cleveland/Akron area, on his experience at the PRSA 2009 International Conference.
Farnaz Khadem , Head of Corporate Communications and Public Relations for Life Technologies, gives her take on the Todd Buchholz keynote in terms of Global Technology and Education, plus she discusses her companys work in corporate communications and brand building.
First time PRSA International Conference attendees Time Warner Cable Communications Specialist Jennifer Nance and Archstone Communications Manager Peter Jakel share their experience of attending the show.
Erica Holloway, Communications Advisor for the County of San Diego, discusses how she is attending the PRSA 2009 International Conference to expand her range of social media and what is on the cutting edge of the market.
Coca Cola Director of Communications Ray Crockett, who moderated a session at PRSA 2007 on Collaborating to Influence Change talks to Brandy Shapiro Babin about Advancing both the Profession and the Professional.
Concetta Stewart, Dean of Communications for Temple University, informs us of the important role of Public Relations in the launching of a product or in targeting a market. She speaks of how PR practitioners must share information, build relationships through networking and how to get out in front of the issues and trends as opposed to reacting to them.
Rick Delisi , Director of Content Delivery for the Communications Executive Council explains how they are a self-perpetuating educational machine with 550 members around the world, all of whom are heads of communications of large and medium sized companies.