SARASOTA, Fla. (July 11, 2023) – The Central West Coast chapter of the Florida Public Relations Affiliation (CWC-FPRA) will current the skilled improvement occasion, “Cultivating Relationships, Producing Leads,” on Wednesday, July 19, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. The occasion – which is open to members and company – takes place at The Bazaar on Apricot & Lime (821 Apricot Ave., Sarasota).
The visitor speaker for this occasion is Amber Wilson of ESPN Radio. Knowledgeable with huge expertise in TV and radio internet hosting, Wilson has had no scarcity of networking alternatives, continuously assembly new individuals within the area and cultivating precious relationships. She is going to discuss her experiences by way of her chosen media and the way what she’s realized can positively impression you and your skilled objectives, in addition to your work on behalf of your group or purchasers.
Wilson joined ESPN in 2019 and is the host of ESPN Radio’s nationwide, weekday present “Joe & Amber,” alongside Joe Fortenbaugh. She frequently seems throughout ESPN’s platforms and studio present protection. Exterior of ESPN, Wilson is a companion at Lindsey Wilson PLLC., serving as a trial lawyer working towards enterprise and household regulation, licensed in each Florida and Georgia.
Previous to ESPN, Wilson was the co-host of the “Zaslow, Roms and Amber Morning Present” on 790 The Ticket in Miami. Throughout her time there, the present was the highest-rated morning present for 4 years. As Zaslow and Amber, the present was the highest-rated noon program throughout its entirety as properly.
Earlier than radio, Wilson had a variety of TV internet hosting expertise, together with the Miami CBS affiliate (2012-15), CBS Community (2012-2013 & 2007-2009), and SNY (2010-2011).
Wilson is a seventh-generation Floridian and a proud graduate of the College of Florida, with a Bachelor of Arts in journalism, telecommunications and historical past. Wilson has additionally had an expansive, simultaneous regulation profession. She obtained her regulation diploma with a deal with enterprise, actual property, sports activities and leisure regulation at an accelerated tempo from the College of Miami Faculty of Regulation.
“We have been launched to Amber throughout our Media-Con occasion in February and quite a few attendees expressed an curiosity in listening to extra from her,” says Sheryl Vieira, president of CWC-FPRA. “Together with her huge expertise within the area, on TV and the radio, this presentation ought to supply precious perception into forging connections and securing earned media publicity for our attending advertising, communications and public relations professionals.”
Tickets are $30/members, $40/future members; value contains lunch. To register, go to cwcfpra.com/occasions.
CWC-FPRA’s annual company sponsors are Caldwell Belief Firm and Subsequent-Mark, with extra monetary help courtesy of Joe Curley, APR, CPRC. Sir Speedy and The Bazaar at Apricot & Lime have graciously donated companies and areas as in-kind sponsors.
The chapter meets month-to-month for skilled improvement luncheons and networking. These occasions are designed to reveal attendees to present public relations practices and developments within the communications business. Go to cwcfpra.com for extra data.
About The Central West Coast chapter of the Florida Public Relations Affiliation
The Central West Coast chapter of the Florida Public Relations Affiliation (CWC-FPRA) is a community of public relations, advertising and communications professionals from Sarasota, Manatee and DeSoto counties who come collectively for skilled improvement and to construct a community of friends. As an lively a part of the oldest statewide public relations group in our nation, CWC-FPRA takes delight in being the biggest chapter within the state and in having a 56-plus-year historical past of presenting stimulating applications and advancing the skilled progress of its members. The Florida Public Relations Affiliation is devoted to creating public relations practitioners who, by way of moral and standardized practices, improve the general public relations occupation in Florida. For extra about CWC-FPRA, go to cwcfpra.com.