PRospecting for Gold and the 2019 Wilton F. Martin Communicator of the Year Awards

Each year, the Ocala Chapter of FPRA recognizes exceptional public relations programs and communicators from across the region with its Mid-Florida Image Awards and Communicator of the Year Awards.

The Image Awards have become a standard of public relations excellence in Florida. Winners demonstrate the very best examples of innovation, planning and design. Local Image winners often go on to win at the state Golden Image level.



Established in 2005, the Wilton F. Martin Communicator of the Year Awards recognizes Individuals and Institutions that have demonstrated excellence in strategic communications to improve the quality of life in Marion County. It is named in honor of Martin, a native Ocalan who co-founded FPRA while director of publicity at Silver Springs.


Winners will be recognized on April 17, 2019 at the ‘PRospecting for Gold’ celebration at the Ocala Downtown Market, 310 SE Third St, Ocala, FL beginning at 5:30 p.m.

Attire for this event is business casual.

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