Power PR Women to Follow on Twitter

In the PR world, it’s all about connections. And what better place to make those connections than the Twitterverse?

So, on this #FF, we’re bringing you the public relations gurus you should be hanging out with online. If you’re in PR (or you want to be), follow these women to learn, be inspired, and keep your ear to the ground of what’s happening in the PR world.

1. @westlevyPR

The founder of West Levy PR (and a PR maven with serious Klout), New Yorker Heather West knows the fashion and entertainment PR world as well as she does the non-profit sphere. Follow for a great curation of industry articles from around the web.

2. @prsarahevans

The PR and Social Media guru and founder of Twitter industry chats#journchat and #commentz , Sarah Evans is definitely among of the big names you should know.

Cool Client: Macy’s “Path to Peace”

3. @dbreakenridge

A must-follow if you’re still in school, Deidre Breakenridge is a professor who lets you ask all of your questions at #PRStudChat . She’s also the author of several great PR books, including PR 2.0 and Putting the Public Back in Public Relations .

4. @ValerieSimon

Valerie’s the other mind behind #PRStudChat, but you should also check her out at #HAPPO (Help a PR Pro Out), her movement to connect PR job seekers and employers. Follow for a great ongoing conversation of all things PR and social media.

Follow @valeriesimon

5. @brooke

Meet Brooke Hammerling, the founder of @BrewPR , a firm for “amazingly cool companies in the tech space.” Her tweets are a mix of personal and professional, but her amazing client roster shows that she’s definitely someone to know.

Cool clients: Manilla, One Kings Lane

6. @lizziegrubman

Yeah, she ran her car into a group of people in the Hamptons, but that’s old news. Lizzie has been and always will be a fixture on the NY PR scene.

Cool Clients: Britney Spears, Jay-Z

7. @prtini

The founder of @GebenComm , Heather Whaling works with everyone from Fortune 500 companies to startups to nonprofits. Join her for#pr20chat for convos about the intersection of PR and social media.