Events

WWPR offers a host of events throughout the year designed to offer members opportunities to connect, learn, and grow professionally. From its signature Washington PR Woman of the Year and Emerging Leaders Awards, to monthly professional development luncheons, to after-hours opportunities to have fun and connect with other members, WWPR’s well-attended programs and activities feature some of the top PR and communications professionals in the region as well as industry leaders from across the U.S.

Please visit our Monthly Events Calendar to view upcoming events, and check here frequently for events news and highlights!

Save the date for our upcoming events!

Date                                                                Event

Thursday, December 4, 2014
12:00PM to 1:30 PMOgilvy
1111 19th Street, NW
10th floor
Washington, DC 20036

Price: Non-members: $20; WWPR and PRSA members: Free

“How to Develop an Emotional Connection with Your Audience”

Join us and our sponsor, Ogilvy, for this Brown Bag panel discussion on how to use video, social media and branded content to develop an emotional connection with audiences. Learn how to build long-term, trusting relationships and influence stakeholders.Panelists:

Attendees are invited to bring a bag lunch to enjoy during the program.

Space is limited, so register today!

 

Wednesday, December 10, 2014
6 PM to 8 PMHotel Palomar
2121 P Street, NW Washington, D.C. 20037

Price: Non-members: $45; WWPR and PRSA members: $30

WWPR’s Annual Holiday Party

Join us for our annual holiday party! Delight in delicious appetizers and drinks in a private space at The Palomar, a boutique luxury Kimpton Hotel at Dupont Circle.

Celebrate the holidays by reconnecting with old friends while also making new connections with communications professionals in a festive setting.

Enjoy end-of-the-year cheer, door prizes and tasty treats! Each guest will receive a party favor and list of events for the New Year.

Cost includes one drink ticket and appetizers.

Space is limited so register today!

 

Thursday, January 22, 2015
12PM to 1:30 PM

The National Press Club
529 14th Street, NW, Washington, D.C. 20045

Price: Non-members: $60; WWPR and PRSA members: $45

WWPR Annual Meeting and Board Induction

Jumpstart the New Year by attending the WWPR Annual Meeting and Board Induction! Network with other PR pros, meet the new WWPR board of directors and learn how to make your best qualities shine through from our keynote speaker,  Matthew Kohut, Partner at KNP Communications and co-author of best-selling book “Compelling People: The Hidden Qualities that Make Us Influential”.

Lunch will be a seated two-course affair at the historic National Press Club. At the conclusion of the program, Matthew Kohut will offer a book signing.

Bring a friend and introduce them to the benefits of WWPR membership.

Space is limited so register today!