Clemson University

Public Relations 101- Greenville ONE

Do you ever wonder how companies get their products, events and special announcements featured on local TV, in the newspaper, or even in national magazines? In Public Relations 101 you will learn how to capture the media’s attention without ever paying for it! Taryn Scher of TK PR will share the inside scoop from the world of PR that has led her to have clients featured in O the Oprah Magazine, Fox Business News, Time Magazine and more.

The Greenville Area Office of the Clemson University Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is excited to host Public Relations 101, a two-hour tour of the hows and whys that help business owners build positive media attention.  The workshop will be held at Greenville SBDC (One North Main ST., Greenville, SC 29601) on Wednesday May 14, from 10:00 am – 12:00 noon. Pre-registration is required.

Please register online at  This highly-rated workshop is offered for an investment of $25. For more information, please contact the Clemson University Small Business Development Center via e-mail: or by telephone at 864.370.1545.

About TKPR:
Taryn Scher, president and founder of TK PR, obtained her BA in Journalism from the University of Maryland, and subsequently moved to New York City with big aspirations. Taryn gained the necessary tools for success in the industry by serving as the in-house PR director for a luxury fashion house on 5th Avenue in Manhattan.

Upon moving to South Carolina in 2007, Taryn started TK PR representing clients from coast to coast in the luxury lifestyle genre representing fashion, beauty, food, wine, travel and more. 

Taryn’s media achievements include articles and television features in US Airways Magazine, The Wall Street Journal, NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams, NPR, Fox Business News, O the Oprah Magazine, The Doctors, Men’s Journal, Real Simple, Time Magazine, People StyleWatch, Redbook and hundreds of others. Taryn's clients have also dressed musicians and celebrities from all over the world.

Taryn was named South Carolina’s 2011 Small Business Administration Young Entrepreneur of the Year, and more recently one of Greenville’s Best & Brightest Under 35 by Greenville Business Magazine.

Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 10:00am to 12:00pm

ONE, ONE Building 1 North Main Street Greenville SC 29601

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College of Business, Small Business Development Center (SBDC)

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General Public




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