March 27, 2024

Peer Groups

Public Relations

Requirements for membership in the Public Relations Peer Group

Please note that requirements (as outlined below) must be met within the four (4) years preceding one's application for membership or membership review; also, such requirements apply in each instance to the production and/or distribution of nationally exhibited audio visual works. All episodes should be a minimum of thirty (30) minutes in length unless defined otherwise specifically for short form programming. Credits from self-published programs alone do not qualify for membership in the Television Academy.

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Active Status:

Employment for a minimum of two (2) years within the last four (4) years as communications and media relations function at the equivalent of the publicist level or above by a content production company, distribution company, or platform (or at an agency working on such a client's behalf) devising and executing campaign strategy and pitching substantial earned media coverage to publicize nationally exhibited Emmy eligible content, as opposed to individual performances.

Or a qualified body of work relevant to the peer group that warrants a waiver of the above requirements. Body of Work designation has all benefits of Active membership with the exception of running for Peer Group Governor.

Some areas of work that do not meet the criteria for this peer group include:

Associate Status:

Extended to persons who meet all of the above requirements with a minimum one year of experience within the past four (4) years or, those whose primary function is in awards PR departments with a minimum of one year experience within the past four (4) years.

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updated 3.21.23

Board of Governors Public Relations Representatives

Christina Lee
Christina Lee
Karen Jones
Karen Jones
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