About Us


The Philadelphia Public Relations Association, Inc. (PPRA) is the premier association for public relations professionals in the Greater Philadelphia area. Founded in 1945, PPRA is the nation’s oldest and largest independent public relations association.

Members of PPRA are dedicated professionals who bring greater understanding to what’s happening in the region. PPRA members inspire excellence amongst themselves and everyone they encounter through mentoring and networking, as well as actively participating in educational workshops and professional development meetings.

Boasting nearly 300 members from all areas of the communications and public relations industry, our members represent a diverse cross section of businesses and non-profit organizations, including: arts and culture, film and television, education, government, healthcare, law, sports, science and technology, philanthropy, tourism and hospitality, and many more, as well as members who work with public relations and advertising agencies.

As a member of PPRA, you will have access to our distinguished network of communications professionals and job bank, the ability to enhance your professional development through seminars and special events, and much more!