Raschanda Hall was elected to the position of president of the Black Public Relations Society Chicago Chapter. Prior, she was the organizations executive vice president.
The PR industry is in a state of transformation and BPRS-Chicago members are eager to adapt, said Raschanda Hall, incoming chapter president. I am excited to lead a board dedicated to strengthening opportunities for African-American PR , marketing and communication professionals. These practitioners seek career development and support to grow their entrepreneurial businesses. We will give members what they need to create and navigate pathways to success at every stage in their careers through programming, networking, mentoring, advocacy, and access.
Previously, Hall served as director of global media relations for Business Wire. In that role, she focused on strategies to further establish and expand Business Wire’s circuit offerings and targeted delivery using the latest technology and communications tools. A graduate of Dillard University in New Orleans, Hall is a member os various PR industry organizations including Online News Association, the Publicity Club of Chicago and ColorComm.