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Public Relations: 101 with Monica Miller


In this Member Spotlight, long-time public relations practitioner, entrepreneur and founder of Bare Bones PR, Monica Miller,  will highlight some of the most cost-effective and impactful steps you can take to establish a relationship between your business and the broader public.

Are you in business to make a change, locally or globally? When you want to do good in the world, the world will help you do good. 

It may surprise you to learn that most business owners have the basic skills required for public relations and simply lack expertise. It’s not rocket science!

This Member Spotlight is for business owners who want to to accelerate their impact in the world and ideal for those looking to understand what it means to have a PR mindset and see a ripple effect in their work. Attendees will leave the session with specific PR practices for scaling up their impact on the greater good.

Workshop highlights and takeaways include:

  • Ways to cultivate a PR mindset 
  • Fundamental elements of a PR program
  • When and how to do it yourself
  • Deciding when to work with a PR professional

As seats are limited, advance online registration is required. Free for members. $20 for non-members.  All are welcome!

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Member Spotlights are one of The Hivery's signature programs that showcase the diverse talent of The Hivery community. These events are member-designed and led. Check out our events calendar to learn more about upcoming events!

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Monica Miller has been providing client companies with brand development, messaging, positioning, media relations, community relations and partnership strategy in the SF Bay Area for 13 years. In 2017, she founded Bare Bones PR to teach public relations to business owners who are dedicated to creating a social impact. Monica created Bare Bones PR to champion a relationships-first approach to public relations and a business model that runs on the principle “quality where it counts.”
Monica began her public relations career at two of the top technology-focused PR firms in San Francisco, Schwartz Communications and LaunchSquad, where she specialized in media relations for B2B companies, establishing the public presence of 30+ emerging brands in industries ranging from enterprise software to furniture and project management.