24 Nov 2020

[caption id="attachment_6048" align="aligncenter" width="581"]                          Become a PRISA member and earn professional designation[/caption] The Public Relations Institute of Southern Africa (PRISA) is delighted to announce that the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) has officially renewed its recognition of PRISA as a professional body and has approved the reg...

17 Nov 2020

PRISM Awards 2021 Call for Entries
17 November 2020 – Entries to South Africa’s most sought-after public relations and communication awards, the PRISM Awards are officially open. The search for the best campaigns for the 2020 period is now on with a special entry-fee free award for COVID-19 campaigns. “We want to recognise how difficult COVID-19 has been for the communication industry by creating an entry-fee free a...

03 Nov 2020

PRISA Congratulates Solly Moeng for his appointment to the WCFA Board
The Public Relations Institute of Southern Africa (PRISA) congratulates Mr. Solly Moeng, PRISA’s past president, convener of the AFRICA Brand Summit and Managing Director and Senior Consultant at Don Valley Reputation Managers for his new appointment. Mr. Solly Moeng has been elected to serve a further three years in the recently expanded “ten members” global executives of the World C...

12 Oct 2020

Explaining AFRICA Brand Summit 2020 Rationale: Having successfully hosted the Brand Summit South Africa in Cape Town in May 2018, then in Sandton, South Africa, in June 2019, calls have continued to grow for the event’s thematic and strategic focus to move faster and address more Pan-African issues, instead of just one country. "The Public Relations Institute of Southern Africa (PRISA...

30 Sep 2020

On Tuesday, 29th September 2020, the Public Relations Institute of Southern Africa (PRISA) held its 63rd Annual General Meeting (AGM). The meeting was a Hybrid event with members online via Zoom and board members in physical attendance at the Little Tuscany Boutique Hotel, Bryanston, Johannesburg. The event was attended by 69 guests made up of PRISA members from South African province...

11 Sep 2020

Subsequent to the Clicks advert debacle, PRISA held a round-table conversation with most senior practitioners to deduce what really happened. Leading the conversation was Dr. Dalien Rene Benecke current PRISA CEO; Merle O’Brien past president and a Futurist who gave a keynote address; Clarrisa Muir and Victor Sibeko who moderated the conversation. A second Webinar with a broader stake...

14 Aug 2020

Palesa Madumo, Chief Executive Officer of Vuma Reputation Management and the convener of the PRISA PRISM Awards has been appointed to the judging panel for the International Communication Consultancy Organization (ICCO) Digital Awards 2020. She will form part of the biggest names from the world of digital leadership, communication and journalism. Winning entries of these awards will b...