Tanner Friedman Co-Founder Don Tanner Named President of Public Relations Society of America - Detroit Chapter
Nov 24, 2015
FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. - Don Tanner, Co-Founder of Tanner Friedman Strategic Communications was named President of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) - Detroit Chapter for 2016. Also elected to the Executive Board: President Elect Tim Wieland, APR, Manager, Media and Public Relations, Robert Bosch LLC; Treasurer Tom O'Connell, Senior Account Executive, Business Wire; Secretary Megan Soule, APR, Communications Manager, General Motors; and Immediate Past President Debra Ortisi, APR, Executive Director, Communications, Yanfeng Automotive Interiors.
The newly appointed executive board members will serve a three-year term focusing on the Detroit Chapter's leadership and governance. Additionally, 2016 Board of Directors named were:
The Detroit Chapter PRSA was established in 1947 and is now the premier organization for Southeast Michigan public relations professionals. As the sixth largest chapter of PRSA, it serves as a gateway to public relations professionals by providing educational and career opportunities for nearly 400 local members - from students to seasoned professionals - who represent business and industry, agencies, solo practitioners, associations, non-profit organizations and government entities.