Black Public Relations Society Los Angeles Announces 2016 Honorees For the 3rd Annual BPRS-LA Pat Tobin PR Excellence Awards



  BPRS-LA 3rd Annual Pat Tobin PR Excellence Awards


Wednesday, April 13, 6:00PM


The Sofitel Hotel at Beverly Hills
8555 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90048

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Contact KimiRhochelle of KRPR Media, 909-543-2978,


It’s time to honor and celebrate those that have gone above and beyond
the level of excellence in the field of communications/public relations.
The BPRS-LA 3rd Annual Pat Tobin PR Excellence Awards
produced by the Los Angeles chapter of Black Public Relations Society
(BPRS) will be held on Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at 6pm at the Sofitel
in Beverly Hills. Hosted by entertainment journalist, pop culture
specialist and producer Tanika Ray, the evening will be one to remember.

Communications professionals will come together to honor four senior
communications executives. Honorees include: Monica Bouldin, executive
vice president of Hill + Knowlton Strategies; Anna Fuson, founder and
CEO of Red Sea Entertainment; Arnold Robinson, vice president, Rogers &
Cowan; and Allison Queen, founder of Queen Publicity.

“Our honorees each exemplify professional excellence in their careers
and we are proud to salute them,” said Shawn Smith Turner, president of
BPRS-LA. “They are a showcase of dynamic communications talent and we
look to them as shining examples as we champion greater diversity
throughout the industry.”

The BPRS-LA Pat Tobin PR Excellence Awards was created to recognize
communications executives who have made an impact on the industry. Named
after the late public relations pioneer and co-founder of the National
Black Public Relations Society (NBPRS), Pat Tobin, the Awards shines a
light on career achievements of professionals who continue Tobin’s
legacy through their tireless work and dedication to shaping a positive
narrative for the global brands and clients they represent.

Past attendees have included celebrities, media, and studio executives
making this annual event the industry highlight of the year and this
year will be no exception.

For more information on the honorees click here

For more information on the organization or to RSVP, please visit

For media credentials please send requests to: KimiRhochelle, BRPS-LA
PR/Marketing Chair at

To credential talent, please contact KimiRhochelle, BPRS-LA PR/Marketing
Chair at



Black Public Relations Society of Los Angeles (BPRS-LA) is one of the
nation’s foremost organizations for professional image-makers and
communications strategists. Since its founding in 1987, National Black
Public Relations Society (NBPRS) has served as an advocate for
African-American PR practitioners. As an affiliate chapter, BPRS-LA
focuses on professional development and connecting PR professionals
throughout Southern California. We promote diversity of thought and
talent, while providing support and education to help today’s
professional stay competitive in an ever-changing communications


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