IPR Ghana holds 6th PR and Communications Excellence Awards
The 6th PR and Communications Excellence Awards for 2016 was held last Friday at the Wan-Shi Gardens in Asylum Down. This year’s event themed “Deriving Value from Values” had Mr. Paul Asare Ansah, Director General of Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority as the Guest Speaker. In his speech at... Read more
PR’s Contributions to Generating Sales for Institutions
The contributions of public relations to the bottom line has always been in contention by many industry players. PR and for that matter, communication must ensure that an origination’s offering gets to the audience and influence their patronage. The role of public relations is not only to create a... Read more
Global Media Alliance wins international award for excellence in corporate communications
Global Media Alliance (GMA), an Integrated Media and Entertainment Company in Ghana, has outshined 29 other global PR agencies to bag the Best Agency in Corporate Communications at this year’s International Public Relations Association (IPRA) Golden World Awards for Excellence in Public Relations held in Sofia, Bulgaria. Global Media... Read more
Do PR Professionals Engage in Organisational Coaching?
I recently read something on coaching and I had an epiphany. Being a Communications person and also being in Organisation Development, I have come to the realisation that PR professionals could actually be considered as coaches. Let’s look at PR professionals in an organisation, they play the devil’s advocate,... Read more
Public Relations: A Strategy useful for Corporate Growth
Public Relations (PR) is a strategic corporate issue which creates meaningful value for corporate growth and market visibility. PR, if properly executed, is at the core of strategic planning or corporate image planning, business development, networking capital, local and international collaborations, digital communication strategy and global penetration. It cannot... Read more
Women in PR Ghana Seminar Speaker: Cynthia Ofori-Dwumfuo
Cynthia Ofori-Dwumfuo is a strategic communications professional who has worked across a broad range of communications functions in Ghana, USA & UK. Working in PR, strategic & corporate communications, media & government relations, public affairs, CSR, marketing & brand development, events, advocacy, and digital; Cynthia’s had an exciting decade... Read more
Women in PR Ghana Seminar Speaker: Gifty Bingley
Gifty Bingley is an award-winning communications and public relations leader with 15+ years of experience in telecommunications, government, and broadcast media organizations. Known for her ability to inject intensity, passion, and energy into every project, Gifty has a broad range of leadership proficiencies and is energized by the ever-evolving... Read more
Women in PR Ghana Seminar Speaker: Dr. Koryoe Anim-Wright
Dr. Koryoe Anim-Wright was appointed President of the African University College of Communications (AUCC) on September 1, 2015. She served in an acting capacity from June to August 2015. Dr. Anim-Wright is the immediate past Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the Sam E. Jonah School of... Read more
Leading Women in PR & Communications to Speak at the Maiden Edition of Women in PR  Ghana Seminar
All is set for the maiden edition of Women in PR Ghana Seminar scheduled to take place on July 1, 2017 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm at the World Trade Centre in Accra. The event is targeted at Public Relations professionals and students as well as people in... Read more
Marwako’s PR nightmare: why they got it all wrong
Somewhere in 2012, then as a Public Relations intern with Infocus PR Consultancy. One of the earliest lessons I learnt was that in periods of crisis it is better to be seen as the victim rather than the villain. A very short statement yet profound. It invariably underscore the... Read more