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Nov 30, 2017
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Puget Sound Chapter celebrates 60th Anniversary

60th Anniversary Gala

Puget Sound PRSA chapter celebrates its 60th Anniversary Nov. 30th

The Puget Sound Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) announced plans for its gala dinner in celebration of its 60th anniversary. Headliner for the event is locally "grown" writer Lindy West. The gala also includes celebration of the Chapter’s two prestigious awards, the Jay Rockey Lifetime Achievement Award and the Hugh Smith Community Service Award. This year’s winners are:

David Syferd & Peg WithamDavid Syferd - 2017 Jay Rockey Lifetime Achievement Award

Peg Witham (posthumously) - 2017 Hugh Smith Community Service Award

 

Lindy WestHeld at the Washington Athletic Club in downtown Seattle, this lively event also features a special keynote by Lindy West (Garfield High School – 2000) on the current of state media and communications in an era of social media and "fake news." Lindy is a contributing opinion writer for the New York Times whose work has also appeared in This American Life, The Guardian, Cosmopolitan, GQ, Vulture, Jezebel, The Stranger and others. She is the founder of I Believe You, It's Not Your Fault, an advice blog for teens. Her first book, a memoir titled Shrill, was released in 2016 by Hachette Books that Huffington Post called "hilarious, biting and wise" and a must-read.

Don't miss this engaging, lively and inspiring event celebrating the
public relations & communications profession in the Puget Sound.

Thursday, November 30, 2017
Washington Athletic Club
1325 Sixth Avenue, Seattle 98101
5:00 p.m. Cocktail Reception
6:30 p.m. Dinner & Program

$100 – Members of PRSA Puget Sound
$120 – Non-members
$85 -- Students

FREE PARKING for those who SELF-PARK in the WAC Parking garage located at 1409 6th Avenue, Seattle. The WAC Garage, less than a block from the Club.

Online registration is closed
For questions, call the PRSA Puget Sound Chapter office 206-623-8632.

  
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