PPRS is a professional society of more than 150 active public relations professionals throughout Central Pennsylvania. Our members represent various types of organizations with expertise in all facets of public relations.

Most of us have mountains of data at our fingertips. Facebook Insights, Twitter Analytics, point-of-sale data, Google Analytics, and more are instantaneously and continuously presenting useful metrics to communications professionals. But are we using the data wisely and effectively? Are we analyzing the data at all? Have you ever wondered how you could act on the metrics available to you more strategically without getting bogged down in the vast amount of information?

Come to our 2018 kick-off meeting to hear from Alicia Lawrence, Content Marketing Consultant with WebpageFX, and John Bassounas, President, WildFig, to learn how you can harness data-driven insights to make more strategic communications decisions in 2018.


Thursday, Jan... Read more

November 16, 2017

Our Joint Winter Social with IABC, PPRS, and PRSA will change it up with fun and games at The Coliseum Entertainment Megaplex!

The holiday cheer begins at 6 p.m... Read more

Please join us in celebrating our Annual Evening of Honors on Thursday, November 9 at the newly renovated Allenberry Resort, Boiling Springs.


Lori Baker Pizzarro, sole proprietor of, The Design Department, Mechanicsburg. While Lori’s experience, client list and award-winning work are certainly admirable and set her apart from others in the communications profession, it is her community volunteerism and willingness to give of her time and talents that make her the winner of the 2017 Ernest R... Read more