We are doing all we can at PRINZ to deal with the challenge of COVID-19.
Many in our industry are facing unprecedented challenges as the wider economic impacts of COVID-19 take hold across New Zealand and the world. We are hearing about clients and organisations postponing or putting on hold PR programmes. We are hearing about layoffs. These should be temporary measures and we do expect to see the industry return to normalcy.
Last week, PRINZ made Sir Robert Fenwick KNZM KStJ an Honorary Fellow of the Public Relations Institute of New Zealand shortly before he died in Auckland, honouring a man whose career linked public relations, business, politics and the environment.
We are pleased to announce that Julien Leys has been elected as Chair of PRINZ College of Fellows.
PRINZ has released the key findings from the latest PRINZ Research First Insights Report that examines members’ engagement level, approaches and attitudes towards professional development.
The new Life member and Fellows have been recognised for their contribution to public relations at the PRINZ annual awards ceremony where they were inducted by PRINZ Immediate Past President, Felicity Price and Chair of the PRINZ College of Fellows, Fiona Cassidy.
PRINZ Supreme Award Winner – Civil Aviation Authority of New Zealand
The Civil Aviation Authority of New Zealand has been awarded the Supreme Awards for it’s entry ‘Fly your drone – using wit to regulate unwitting pilots’ at the 2019 annual PRINZ Awards.
The ‘Fly your Drone’ campaign took complex aviation rules and turned them into simple and engaging animated videos to highlight drone safety. The campaign also won the Public Sector Public Relations award category.
Public relations professionals, academics and students from across the world will be heading to Auckland, New Zealand (Tāmaki Makaurau, Aotearoa) for the 11th World Public Relations Forum to be held in October 2020.
The Public Relations Institute of New Zealand (PRINZ) is calling for applications for PRINZ Board Members.
Following judging by 38 senior public relations and communications practitioners, the Public Relations Institute of New Zealand (PRINZ) announces 25 finalists in the 2019 annual industry awards.
It is with heavy hearts that PRINZ advises of the very untimely passing of one of our Fellows, Fiona Cunningham.
Entries have now opened for the 2019 PRINZ Awards - the public relations and communication management industry's celebration of excellence in creativity and professionalism.
PRINZ is reviewing its governance – the way our members direct the things we as an organisation do.
PRINZ has released the latest Research First PRINZ Insights Survey focussing on remuneration. There are two reports – one for in-house professionals and one for those who work in a PR agency.
With our wonderful communications advisor moving overseas, we are looking for a new person to join our small, friendly team in Parnell, Auckland.
In celebration of National Volunteer Week 2018, we would like to recognise and thank our incredible PRINZ volunteers who dedicate their time and expertise to our professional network. As a not-for-profit membership organisation, we won't be able to do what we do without our wonderful group of volunteers.
The Department of Internal Affairs has been awarded the Supreme Award for its entry ‘He Tohu Exhibition’ at the 2018 annual PRINZ Awards.
This campaign, to re-house New Zealand’s iconic constitutional documents, reached the hearts and minds of New Zealanders for a once-in-a-lifetime event that captured national attention. The campaign also won the ‘Marketing Communication – Integrated’ Award category.
The new Life member and Fellows will be recognised for their contribution to public relations at the PRINZ annual awards ceremony where they will be inducted by PRINZ president, Katie Mathison and Chair of the PRINZ College of Fellows, Fiona Cassidy.
Excellence in the public relations profession is again recognised with the announcement of 29 finalists in the 44th Public Relations Institute of New Zealand (PRINZ) annual industry awards.
At the 2017 Special General Meeting of the Public Relations Institute of New Zealand (PRINZ), Christchurch public relations consultant and PRINZ Fellow, Felicity Price was voted President Elect for the Institute.
Some of New Zealand’s top public relations specialists are heading to Hamilton & Waikato following the announcement that the Public Relations Institute of New Zealand (PRINZ) will be holding their annual conference in the region in 2018.
A complaint against a member of the Public Relations Institute of New Zealand (PRINZ) has been upheld by the PRINZ Ethics Committee.
The Public Relations Institute of New Zealand (PRINZ) strongly objects to any effort to participate in deceptive practices, deliberately misled or misrepresent information, or engage in unsubstantiated personal criticism.
At the 2017 Annual General Meeting of the Public Relations Institute of New Zealand (PRINZ), Auckland public relations practitioner and PRINZ Fellow, Sharon Buckland was voted President Elect for the Institute.
Two campaigns demonstrating the real impact public relations can have on social change share the Supreme Award in the 2017 Public Relations Institute of New Zealand (PRINZ) Awards.
The Public Relations Institute of New Zealand (PRINZ) has recognised excellence in the fields of public relations and communications, with the induction of three new Fellows from across New Zealand.