Kevin Christian Receives the Doris Fleischman Award From the Florida Public Relations Association


Ponte Vedra, Fla.,  Aug. 7, 2018— Marion County Public Schools Director of Public Relations & Multimedia Productions Kevin Christian, APR, CPRC has been awarded the prestigious Doris Fleischman Award from the Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA). The Doris Fleischman Award … Continued

Local Public Relations Professionals Win Golden Image Awards


Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla., Aug. 8, 2018— Six members of the Ocala Chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) were presented with Golden Image Awards for excellence in public relations programming at the Association’s annual banquet and conference held … Continued

FPRA Ocala Earns Statewide Recognition from FPRA for Chapter of the Year and Strengthening the FPRA Brand


Ponte Vedra, Fla., Aug. 6, 2018— The Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) recently recognized the Ocala Chapter for two awards at the President’s Luncheon at the 80thFPRA Annual Conference. FPRA State President Ryan Gerds, APR, CPRC first recognized the Ocala Chapter … Continued

Katie Hunicutt Inducted to 2018 Joe Curley Rising Leader Class


Ponte Vedra, Fla.,  Aug. 7, 2018— Ocala Health Marketing and Communications Manager Lauren Debick graduated from Leadership FPRA at the Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) Annual Conference recently. The Joe Curley Rising Leader Award is intended to identify and honor … Continued

Local Public Relations Professionals Recognized for Service on the FPRA State Executive Committee


Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla., Aug. 7, 2018— Seven members of the Ocala Chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) were recognized for their year of service as executive committee members of the Association’s Board of Directors at its recent … Continued

Tina Banner Announces Record Year for FPRAEF Fundraising


As chair of the Florida Public Relations Association Education Foundation, Tina Banner, APR, CPRC announced a milestone gain for the Foundation. Banner announced more than $10,500 had been donated by members and chapters across the state. This amount exceeded Banner’s … Continued

Nick Zoller Receives APR Credential


Ponte Vedra, Fla (Aug. 6, 2018) — Nick Zoller was presented his professional accreditation in public relations, and received the designation of Accredited in Public Relations (APR) at The Associations 80thAnnual Conference. Zoller now joins the more than 5,000 professionals … Continued

Lauren Debick Graduates From Leadership FPRA


Ponte Vedra, Fla.,  Aug. 4, 2018— Ocala Health Marketing and Communications Manager Lauren Debick graduated from Leadership FPRA at the Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) Annual Conference recently. Debick was chosen to receive a scholarship to participate in the program … Continued

Congratulations, Nick Zoller, APR!


Nick Zoller, APR, of the Ocala Chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) recently earned professional public relations accreditation, and received the designation of Accredited in Public Relations (APR). Zoller joins the more than 4,300 active public relations professionals … Continued

FPRA Really Is For Leaders


The New Year kicked off with many opportunities for professional development through FPRA. My LeadershipFPRA class had two separate sessions this past month. The first session was part of the Counselor’s Network Winter Symposium. I found this session valuable because … Continued

THREE OCALA FPRA MEMBERS EARN ADVANCED CREDENTIALS


OCALA, FL – The Ocala Chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association congratulates three members — Laura Byrnes, Allison Campbell and Lisa Varner — on becoming Certified Public Relations Counselors (CPRC). Obtaining the CPRC credential is an extensive process, which requires candidates … Continued

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Ocala Chapter President, Kevin Christian

Local Public Relations Practitioner Earns Professional Certification


OCALA, FL – Kevin Christian, APR, CPRC of the Ocala Chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA), recently earned professional certification in public relations and received the designation of CPRC, Certified Public Relations Counselor (CPRC). from the Florida Public … Continued

Archived News Releases


FPRA Ocala Chapter News Releases: June 3, 2013: FPRA Ocala Chapter Hosts Annual Professional Development Seminar June 3, 2013: Local Public Relations Practitioners Earn Professional Certification. May 30, 2013: The Florida Public Relations Association Ocala Public Relations Professionals Win Image Awards. … Continued