The Black Public Relations Society of Chicago is the foremost organization for professional image makers and strategists. We invite you to join our network comprised of public relations administrators, media specialists, government relations directors, and communications professionals. With the strength of our affiliate chapters throughout the country, BPRS Chicago strives to nurture, enlighten and inform its membership about new technologies and techniques. Our goal is to empower our entrepreneurs and practitioners to network and succeed. Are you a member yet? If not, click here to Join Today

About BPRS Chicago

BPRS Chicago is a professional development organization focused on strengthening the communication skills of African-Americans and the career advancement opportunities they seek in the public relations industry. We bring together communicators who live and work in the Greater Chicago area to provide the continuous education they need to stay competitive, the peer-to-peer networking that fuels their passions […]

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BPRS CHICAGO Presents: Life Inside a Fortune 500

Update: May 12— SPEAKER ADDED RSVP for this event is mandatory. REGISTER TODAY!! Come out to meet and hear more from our speakers: —NEW— Morris Smith, Public Affairs and Communications Manager with Coca-Cola Twitter: @msmit4940 Rahsaan Johnson, Director of Public Relations with United Airlines Twitter: @rjgetsetgo Rahsaan Johnson has a track record of corporate communications success — planning […]

Board Member Profiles

Updated March 2016    Raschanda L. Hall (President) is the director of global media relations for Business Wire, a Berkshire Hathaway company.  In her role Hall leads the largest, dedicated, worldwide media relations team in the wire industry, leveraging their relationships with external audiences and influencers. Hall’s focus is on strategies to further establish and expand Business Wire’s media reach and advantage to both […]