May 1, 2016 marks my new role as President of the Philadelphia Black Public Relations Society (PBPRS). I look forward to serving this great organization and rebuilding. Stay tuned as we have chapter meetings and upcoming events.
Founded in 2000, Philadelphia Black Public Relations Society's mission is to provide public relations and communications practitioners throughout the Greater Philadelphia region with a venue and a resource for professional support. We are committed to serving as an advocate, a resource and a venue for African-American public relations practitioners and professional communicators throughout the Philadelphia region. PBPRS accomplishes this by fostering a network between members and other professionals that enable growth and development.
We are also the local chapter of the National Black Public Relations Society, Inc. (NBPRS) founded 1998 by Pat Tobin and Helen Goss acted upon the recognized need for African-American public relations practitioners to come together.
Feel free to contact the Philadelphia Black Public Relations Society (PBPRS) today info[at]bprsphilly.org
PBPRS President Monica Peters
Monica Peters is a seasoned strategic communications public relations veteran from Philadelphia.
She handled national public relations on behalf of a tech-education incubator in Silicon Valley for the Whitehouse’s My Brother’s Keeper Hackathon initiative in 2014 and 2015 in Philadelphia and Oakland, California.
Peters is also known for her public relations expertise handling press logistics for high profile legal cases and events.
She was featured in London’s Telegraph discussing poverty in Philadelphia.