PHILADELPHIA, PA – The Philadelphia Public Relations Association (PPRA) will host #PhillyDelivers: The Regional Effort to Land Amazon HQ2 on Tuesday, November 28, from 8-10 a.m. at WHYY (150 North 6th Street, Philadelphia, Sharp Room) to discuss the city’s bid to land Amazon’s second headquarters and the economic potential of such a game-changing project.
Moderated by PPRA’s Matt Cabrey, Executive Director of Select Greater Philadelphia, PPRA Past President and 2011 PPRA Hall of Fame Inductee, the discussion will tap into the expertise of some of the key players responsible for putting together the proposals, campaigns, and messaging behind the bids.
Panelists include: Louis Cappelli, Camden County Freeholder and Chairman; Harold Epps, Director, City of Philadelphia, Department of Commerce; Anne Nevins, Senior Vice President, Marketing & Business Development, PIDC and Jim Saksa, Transportation Reporter, PlanPhilly/WHYY
This event will give attendees a better understanding the transformational potential of this project – on the economy, housing market, job growth, image and reputation, and more – across the 11-county community of northern Delaware, southern New Jersey, and Southeastern Pennsylvania. To register for this event, please visit https://ppra.net/event-2707985. Registration is $35 for PPRA Members; $50 for Non-Members; and $25 for Students. Walk-in registration is an additional $5 per person.
About the Philadelphia Public Relations Association (PPRA)
Founded in 1945, PPRA is the leading association for public relations in the Greater Philadelphia area. With nearly 300 active members representing 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 much more—PPRA is one of the region’s pre-eminent professional development organizations. To learn more about PPRA, visit www.ppra.net.
Contact: Adam Dvorin
President, Philadelphia Public Relations Association