Fort Lauderdale Hosts PowerPR: Equip! Adapt! Conquer! NBPRS 2014 Conference & Career Fair

Fort Lauderdale, Florida

PowerPR: Equip! Adapt! Conquer!

The City of Fort Lauderdale will host the nation's largest gathering of communications professionals of color during the NBPRS 2014 Conference and Career Fair at the beautiful Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Hotel, Thursday, November 6 – Sunday, November 9, 2014. Themed PowerPR: Equip! Adapt! Conquer!, the conference, will offer solutions for the practice of public relations with a focus on effectively dominating today’s ever-changing market driven by technological innovations. Taking charge of your career means thriving today and being prepared for tomorrow.

Attendees will learn how to:

  • Be EQUIPPED to deliver value-added communications via the most appropriate, advanced mix of channels.
  • ADAPT to new ways of doing things, while still relying on the basics.
  • CONQUER the market, not just compete.

PowerPR is more than a theme, it's a way of being! Don't miss this powerful conference filled with insightful workshops and general sessions, significant networking events, and career and business opportunities.


Thursday Nov. 6  6pm  Welcome Reception

Friday Nov. 7  8am-4pm "PR Boot Camp" Workshops (fast-paced sessions similar to the wildly popular TEDTalk format. 

Saturday November 8th 10am-1pm  Career Fair 

For more information, please visit the NBPRS conference website or contact Ms. Katrina Louis, Conference Coordinator at (954) 377-1000.

Connect, follow, and learn more about this year's conference on social media using #2014nbprsconf and Follow #powerpr on Twitter @NBPRS.

Click here to register today!

About the Conference Hotel:

The Sonesta Fort Lauderdale is a stylish and sophisticated AAA Four Diamond-rated hotel overlooking Fort Lauderdale Beach and the Atlantic Ocean. It is only 8 miles from the Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport and minutes away from the Las Olas Arts & Entertainment District and Port Everglades. The hotel features an infinity-edge outdoor swimming pool with sun deck, cabanas and lounge chairs, as well as a fitness center, several dining options, spa suite for treatments and complimentary wireless internet throughout the hotel.

The Conference room rate is $159.00. This rate is available until Oct. 6, 2014. To make reservations, contact Sonesta Fort Lauderdale at 954-315-1460. Or reserve online and use discount code 141106nati at Http://

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