PR Associations in Finland
Procom – Viestinnän ammattilaiset ry
ProCom is a Finnish cooperation organization for professionals involved in organizational communication. The Association has about 1,800 members working in public relations and communications. Members include PR officers, communications managers, directors, as well as entrepreneurs and consultants working in the private sector, public administration and organizations.
ProCom is the oldest organization in its field in Europe. It celebrated its 60th anniversary in 2007. Its predecessors were Tiedotusmiehet ry established in 1947 and Suomen Henkilöstölehtien yhdistys established in 1955.
ProCom ry owns an educational training company ProCom Oy that specializes in one-day communications training for the needs of communications professionals.
Other Public Relations Associations
JAT, Public Sector Professionals , www.jat.fi
TAJ, Tiedotusalan ammattijärjestö, Trade union of Communications Professionals, www.taj.fi
Finnish Association for Marking Communication Agencies, MTL, www.mtl.fi
The Finnish Investor Relations Society, www.firs.fi
The Finnish Marketing Association www.mark.fi
Mainostajien liitto, The Association of Finnish Advertisers, www.mainostajienliitto.fi
PRIME Finland, http://www.cc.jyu.fi/yhd/primefinland
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