As a member of PRSA you are part of a network of more than 21,000 public relations professionals. That is an impressive group of resources and friends. Members, like you, are the lifeblood of the organization. From networking to professional development opportunities to on-demand training webinars, there is tremendous value in your membership.

Did you know? As a member:

  1. PRSA offers access to three new professional certificates each year? From crisis communications to measuring PR effectiveness – you can earn a certificate to increase your skills and add value to your business or organization. Click here for a current list of certificate programs
  2. PRSA releases new webinars every other week. Browse a list of topics here. Commit to spending one lunch hour per quarter on a new topic. By the end of the year – you’ll have a varied new set of knowledge to give you a professional edge.  
  3. PRSA is fun and educational. Speaking for the Gulf Coast Chapter, we love to get to know new people, make new connections and grow our circle of friends. We encourage you to reach out, stay and get involved.

Our 2020 programs are packed with fresh, engaging speakers and content. We hope you join us. In February we will be getting to know the new NCH CEO Paul Hiltz who will share his journey to Naples and how communications plays an important role in his strategy to engage with the community. Details are below.

If you are not a member or know someone who would like to join, please share this information. We look forward to sharing time with you soon.


Catherine Bergerson
PRSA Gulf Coast Chapter

President’s February message – Catherine Bergerson