Having to speak in front of a large crowd can sometimes be a daunting, often overwhelming thought for many people. But with just a few helpful tips, success is closer than you think. Andy Richardson, VP of GR-PR and director of FreeSpeakers.org, shares 3 tips to get over fear of public speaking on WISH-TV’s live, local, lifestyle program – Indy Style.[Read more…] about 3 Tips to Get Over Fear of Public Speaking
When Gayle Heldmann searched for a guest speaker to address her church support group, it was no easy task. With meetings every week – and no budget – it quickly became a daunting task.
“Our group was always looking for local speakers to come in and talk to us about a variety of topics,” said Heldmann, of Naperville. “It was always very difficult to find someone who was willing to do it for a nominal fee or for no fee at all, and we didn’t have funds for it,” she said. [Read more…] about Not much in life free, but speakers bureau has been for 20 years
Naperville resident Andy Richardson, vice president of Ginny Richardson Public Relations (GR-PR), received the Silver Trumpet Award from the Publicity Club of Chicago (PCC) on Thursday, June 4, 2015, at an awards dinner and ceremony at the Palmer House Hilton, Chicago. In attendance were more than 450 public relations executives from public relations firms in Chicago and suburbs. [Read more…] about GR-PR Receives Silver Trumpet Award from the Publicity Club of Chicago
The DuPage County Fair is the only county fair in Illinois located in a completely urban setting. Historical research showed that when the first DuPage County Fair was held in 1955, the county was 85% farmland. By 2000, the last farm vanished as DuPage County was absorbed into Chicago’s urban sprawl.