CIPR Elections 2013: Nominations now closed

Nominations closed yesterday (Tuesday 17 September) for the 2013 elections for senior CIPR volunteer posts.

15 nominations were received for seven seats on Council:

Successful Council candidates will serve a three-year term which commences on 1 January, with the ballot for these Council posts opening on 15 October 2013.

Only one nomination has been received for each of these offices:

Therefore no elections will be held for these offices, and the candidates are expected to be confirmed in office at the same time as the results of the election to the CIPR Council are announced.

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About the Chartered Institute of Public Relations

Founded in 1948, the Chartered Institute of Public relations (CIPR) is the professional body for public relations practitioners in the UK. With over 10,000 members involved in all aspects of PR, it is the largest body of its type in Europe. The CIPR advances the public relations profession in the UK by making its members accountable through a code of conduct, developing policies, representing its members and raising standards through education and training.