Likes, Shares & Snaps

PRSA-WV Chapter on October 27 at Fairmont State University

How Social Media Is Changing Public Relations

Join us on Tuesday, October 27th for a our professional development seminar, "Like, Shares, & Snaps: How Social Media Changing is Public Relations."

Social media is constantly evolving and recently the evolution is including video and photos like never before. Applications like Instagram and Snap Chat aren’t just for teenagers and are now becoming a part of many agency and corporate PR strategies. With social media always changing it is important to update your skills to meet the demands. Join us for seminar on the growing trends from experts across the state featuring a variety of sessions, plus lunch and breaks.

Seminar registration begins at 9:00 a.m., with the seminar beginning at 9:30 a.m. and ending at 3:30 p.m. reservations are required by Friday, Oct. 23. The cost of the event is $25 per student, $35 per member and $45 per nonmember. Just register at

Likes, Shares & Snaps: How Social Media Is Changing Public Relations

Tuesday, Oct. 27th, 9am-3:30pm

Conference Center, Fairmont State University, Fairmont, WV

Parking details will be shared later with those attending.


9:00 am to 9:30 am

9:30 am to 10:15 a.m.

How to Use Social Media in a Crisis, Matt Sutton, Fahlgren Mortine

10:30 am to 11:15 am
The Future of PR with Social Media, Kristin Meeks, WV Social Media

11:15 am to 11:30 am

11:30 am to 12:15 pm
Digital Voice, Susan Lavenski, Charles Ryan Associates

12:15 pm to 1:00 pm


1:00 pm to 1:30 pm

Introduction to Periscope, Ashley Alford

1:30 pm to 1:40 pm

1:40 pm to 2:30 pm

Video Production, Robb Major

2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Video Production Panel