In the Spotlight: Rachel Sorvig Earns Accreditation in Public Relations
BPAG’s own Rachel Sorvig earned her Accreditation in Public Relations (APR) through the Universal Accreditation Board. Sorvig serves as Public Relations Director for the firm’s strategic communications team.
To earn the APR designation, Sorvig completed a rigorous process which included an examination and oral presentation to a panel of fellow APR peers. It is structured in such a way that an APR candidate must have serval years of professional experience to attain the accreditation. In addition the candidate must demonstrate knowledge, skills and abilities in the practice of public relations, which includes communication theory, planning, management science and ethics.
There are more than 5,000 active accredited practitioners worldwide who have successfully pursued this voluntary certification. Sorvig is an active member of the Public Relations Society of America Hoosier Chapter.