Your Public Relations and Communications Community
in Northwest Arkansas.

 

PRSA Meeting -- Nov. 18, 2008

 

 

Wal-Mart general offices in Bentonville was the scene of the chapter's regular monthly meeting where the hosts and provided an insight into the company's media relaitons activities. Greg Rossiter, Wal-Mart media relations director, discussed crisis communications as applied to the company's respose to the major Gulf Coast hurricanes of recent years. Jason Jackson, director of the Wal-Mart emergency response center, told how associates from various departments work as a team during a crisis to coordinate the message to news media as well as the delivery of services to affected communities. The luncheon meeting concluded with a short tour of the emergency response center.
greg
Greg Rossiter speaks to PRSA chapter members on crisis response.
paul
Paul Kelly of the Wal-Mart international media relations team explains news operations in the United Kingdom.
jason
Jason Jackson guides tour of the emergency response center.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 

Join Now!

Get on the inside track to a bright future. PRSA provides what you need at any level of your career.