CIPR publishes timetable for fresh election

The Chartered Institute of Public Relations has published the timetable for a fresh election to return a President-Elect for 2013. The fresh election was requested by CIPR Council in November 2012, following questions about the validity of the result of the ballot held last year

The President-Elect for 2013 will take office as CIPR President from 1 January 2014. View election information and timetable.

This autumn, the CIPR will ballot members to decide on a President-Elect and Treasurer for 2014, as well as up to seven elected seats on the CIPR Council.

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About the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR)Founded in 1948, the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) is the Royal Chartered professional body for public relations practitioners in the UK and overseas. The CIPR is the largest membership organisation for PR practitioners outside of North America. By size of turnover and number of individually registered members, we are the leading representative body for the PR profession and industry in Europe.

The CIPR advances professionalism in public relations by making its members accountable to their employers and the public through a code of conduct and searchable public register, setting standards through training, qualifications, awards and the production of best practice and skills guidance, facilitating Continuing Professional Development (CPD), and awarding Chartered Public Relations Practitioner status (Chart.PR).