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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May Program: Surviving The Early Years as an Independent PR Consultant

FREE WEBINAR Wednesday, May 20th Noon – 1:15 PM CT REGISTER NOW Launching your own business and surviving the early years as an independent PR or social media consultant is no easy task. Our panel participants represent varying lengths of experience. Whether you are thinking about starting your own firm, have recently started your own firm, […]

Board Member Profiles

Jetta Bates-Vasilatos is founder of Twist Communications and a life stylist with 10+ years of award-winning consumer engagement/strategic planning experience for luxury and global brands like BMW and Coca-Cola. She also serves as an on-air correspondent and writer with a focus on luxury and experiential tourism, lifestyle, sustainability, and personal finance (how to be chic […]