Meeting/Event Information

Past Meetings

Friday FYI: SEO Tips for PR Professionals (Live Webinar)

May 15, 2020
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Webinar (details to be provided 24 hours before event)

You don’t need to be an SEO expert to learn how to make updates to your website content that will lead to better organic performance. In this webinar, we’ll share our top SEO tips for PR professionals, as well as the latest SEO best practices and industry

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APR Recognition Dinner

April 23, 2020
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

The Riverwalk Hub
215 Water St.
Des Moines, IA 50309
http://portofdsm.com/site/riverwalk-hub/

Honoring 2019/2020 chapter members who have successfully achieved their Accreditation in Public Relations designation

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What communicators need to know about CCPA, GDPR & consumer privacy

February 20, 2020
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden
909 Robert D. Ray Drive
Des Moines, IA 50309

Attorney Shannon Holmberg of DavisBrown Law, will walk PR and marketers through the basics of CCPA, GDPR and data privacy laws at our February luncheon. These laws have far-reaching consequences that could impact businesses in Iowa. We'll dive into what t

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2020 APR Prep Course

February 01, 2020 8:00 AM to March 07, 2020 12:00 PM

Meredith Hall RM 125, Drake University
2805 University Ave
Des Moines, IA 50311
http://drakeapedia.cowleswiki.drake.edu/Meredith+Hall

Six-week course to prepare candidates for the APR exam

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Metro Marketing Mixer

January 23, 2020
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

The River Center
340 Southwest 3rd Street
Des Moines, IA 50309

We are again joining the other marketing organizations in Central Iowa to host the Metro Marketing Mixer. Join us for networking and catching up with old friends.

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