ISO Executive Honored with Professional Award

At the August 17 meeting of the Dick Pope/Polk County Chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA), Amy Wiggins, executive director of the Imperial Symphony Orchestra, was presented the Colonel John Dillin, APR, CPRC Professional of the Year Award.

The award is the Chapter’s highest honor and represents the spirit and dedication of FPRA’s first President and founder, Lt. Col. John Dillin, and his lifetime of service to and support of the Association. Wiggins was honored for her outstanding contribution to the Association and the field of public relations. As a past president and state board member, Wiggins has continued her involvement in the Chapter beyond her role as an officer by hosting and sponsoring events, advising current Chapter leadership and mentoring students and young professionals.

The Dick Pope/ Polk County Chapter of FPRA provides professional development, accreditation and certification, leadership opportunities, recognition, networking, and funding of educational and professional development programs for members. For information on the state organization, visit