New Member Profile - Trish Taylor, BISSELL PR and Events Marketing Manager

Trish Taylor, BISSELL PR and Events Manager 1. Where do you work and what is your title?

BISSELL, PR and Events Marketing Manager

2. What is your main objective in that role?

Our main PR goals are to educate consumers on the need to deep clean, promote our home cleaning products and increase engagement on our social media channels. We want our consumers to become brand evangelists.

3. How long have you been a member of WMPRSA?

December 2011

4. Why did you join WMPRSA?

I’m new to West Michigan and thought it would be a great way to meet local PR folks.

5. If you could have a job anywhere in the world, where and what would it be?

An organic farmer in the Puget Sound.

6. Name a favorite website and explain why you like it.

Tough question- NYTimes.com, ChicagoTribune.com or Twitter – I’m a news/info junkie.

WMPRSA New Member Profile - Tatum Rucker, Literacy Center of West Michigan

Tatum Rucker, Literacy Center of West Michigan 1. Where do you work and what is your title?

Literacy Center of West Michigan, Public Relations Specialist

2. What is your main objective in that role?

To communicate the mission and increase the awareness of the Literacy Center through media relations, social media, and public relations.

3. How long have you been a member of WMPRSA?

Since November 2011

4. Why did you join WMPRSA?

PRSA is a great network for public relations professionals.

5. If you could have a job anywhere in the world, where and what would it be?

Public Relations Advisor to First Lady Michelle Obama

6. Name a favorite website and explain why you like it.

www.literacycenterwm.org .....lol!