FORT WORTH, Texas, Jan. 29 -- Responding to the media now means answering to Web site inquiries and bloggers'' requests for interviews, as well as the traditional on-camera or print interview. Dan Keeney, APR, of DPK Public Relations will share his tips and "red flags" for working with the new news media during a PRSA professional development seminar and luncheon on Feb. 14 at the Petroleum Club. Keeney will provide media training, as well as on-camera practice and critique to participants.

Keeney is the president of DPK Public Relations, a Texas-based firm specializing in crisis communications planning, crisis communications response and crisis recovery as well as media relations, marketing communications and spokesperson training. A 21-year veteran of the communications field, Dan is four-time winner of the public relations field''s highest honor, the PRSA Silver Anvil Award.


  • Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2007
  • Seminar 9 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.; lunch noon to 1 p.m.
  • Petroleum Club, Carter-Burgess Plaza, 777 Main Street, 39th floor
  • Cost: seminar and luncheon: members $55, nonmembers $65, students $30; seminar only: members $35, nonmembers $45, students $15; lunch only, members $25, nonmembers $30, students $20

The Greater Fort Worth Chapter of the Public Relations Society unifies, strengthens and advances the profession of public relations. The organization meets for lunch the second Wednesday of each month at The Petroleum Club. For more information, visit .