PR Club Announces 2019 Bell Ringer Award Finalists

Tickets Now Available for 51st Annual Gala Celebration on June 5 at the Royal Sonesta in Cambridge

BOSTON--()--PR Club, the region’s premier association for communication industry professionals, today announced the finalists for its 51st Annual Bell Ringer Awards. New England’s best and brightest PR and marketing professionals come together every year to recognize peers for creating and implementing industry-leading work.

This year’s awards feature new and updated categories focused on core areas of today’s communications landscape, including executive thought leadership, micro influencer relations, global communication and education industry vertical campaigns.

More than 30 leading organizations will be honored during the Bell Ringer ceremony and dinner on June 5 at the Royal Sonesta in Cambridge. This is a longstanding tradition that is open for all industry professionals to celebrate their marketing campaigns.

Single seats and tables are available to purchase here. Single seats for PR Club members are available for $140; non-members may purchase single seats for $165. New this year are tables of 6 or 12, with a significant discount available for PR Club members.

“The Bell Ringers are a fantastic showcase for and celebration of the work that communicators in New England produce each year,” said Todd Graff, PR Club president and SVP of Public Relations for CTP. “Our industry is evolving rapidly, so we’re excited to see the latest innovative and powerful campaigns, while honoring our colleagues for the hard work and dedication required for producing them.”

The host for this year's gala will be Tina Martin, an Edward R. Murrow award-winning, Emmy-nominated television/radio reporter and host for WGBH News in Boston. In addition to her celebrated career, Martin is a strong advocate for young people and frequently speaks at events about key social and political issues.

The 2019 Bell Ringer Awards finalists include:

360PR+; 451 Agency; Adam Ritchie Brand Direction; Adams & Knight, Inc.; BackBay Communications; Brodeur Partners; Cone; Creative Works; Duffy & Shanley; FleishmanHillard; Highwire PR; Hill+Knowlton Strategies; Hollywood Public Relations; John Guilfoil Public Relations; LaVoieHealthScience; March Communications; MassHousing; Matter Communications; ML Strategies, LLC; MSL; PAN Communications; Perkins School for the Blind; PRLab; Racepoint Global; Rasky Partners; RDW Group; Red Lorry Yellow Lorry; Sharyn Frankel Public Relations; SHIFT Communications; Solomon McCown & Company, Inc.; Tier One Partners; Version 2.0 Communications; Wayfair; and WGBH Educational Foundation.

PR Club would also like to thank our Platinum, Gold, Silver and Bronze sponsors for their contribution:

Lunchpail Productions, Pretty Instant, Reportable, Inc., Business Wire, BU College of Communication Graduate Studies, DS Simon Media, and Talkwalker.

About the PR Club

Founded in 1948, PR Club strives to promote and encourage involvement in the communications industry and specifically the professions of public relations, promotions, and marketing. Get additional information about monthly New England-based PR Club programs, social and networking events, the “Bell Ringer” blog, and the Bell Ringer Awards Ceremony at Follow us on Twitter @PRClubofNE.

About the Bell Ringer Awards

The Bell Ringer Awards recognize public relations and communications work that demonstrates excellence in creative planning and professional education and exhibits a high degree of success in reaching predetermined objectives. Open to all New England practitioners, the program, now in its 51st year, symbolizes one of the greatest tributes in any field of endeavor – the recognition of superior performance by one’s peers.


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Release Summary

PR Club announces finalists, host and ticket sales for the 51st Bell Ringer awards on June 5th at the Royal Sonesta in Cambridge, MA.



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