Falls Church, VA (PressExposure) September 02, 2008 -- Fletcher Prince (http://www.fletcherprince.com), a Falls Church, VA-based advertising and public relations firm, announced its sponsorship of Washington Women in Public Relations 19th annual Washington PR Woman of the Year Award. Fletcher Prince is the first sponsor to commit to the event this year. Other public relations firms supporting the 2008 PR Woman of the Year event include Apco Worldwide, Levick Strategic Communications, Spectrum Science Communications, and Olgivy Worldwide.
Regarding the sponsorship, Fletcher Prince co-owner Mary Fletcher Jones stated, "The PR Woman of the Year sponsorship was too good a deal to pass up. We get to support a great cause while associating Fletcher Prince with excellence in public relations in a very visible way."
About Washington PR Woman of the Year Since1990, Washington Women in Public Relations (www.WWPR.org) has honored the most talented local women in the public relations field. This year's awards luncheon will take place on Wednesday, November 5, 2008 at the Mayflower Hotel from 12 Noon to 2 p.m.
Former WJLA 7 News Anchor Kathleen Matthews (now Executive Vice President, Global Communications and Public Affairs, Marriott International, Inc.) will appear as the keynote speaker at the awards luncheon.
Tickets range from $50 to $80, with discounts for students, WWPR members, and early registration. A portion of the proceeds from the event will be donated to WWPR's pro bono client, Doorways for Women and Families, Arlington's only shelter for abused, homeless and at-risk women and their families.
About Washington Women In Public Relations Washington Women in Public Relations is a professional organization for women in the public relations field. For more information, please visit http://www.WWPR.org
About Fletcher Prince Located in Falls Church, Virginia, Fletcher Prince is an advertising and public relations firm owned by Mary Fletcher Jones and David Hyson. Fletcher Prince's major clients include the National Vaccine Information Center and the Florida Education Association.