John Paradis lives in beautiful Florence, Massachusetts, with his wife, Denise, and two children. As a
"just the facts" communicator, John understands the nature of news, the power of good quotes, knows
AP Style, and injects energy and enthusiasm into his feature writing. He loves creating new opportunities with New Media and exploring how to best leverage today's powerful new tools: online newsrooms,
social networking, blogs, and beyond. John offers clients superior organizational skills, a deadline-oriented work ethic, proven ability to work well under pressure, along with a sense of humor and the
desire to work with individuals, businesses, and organizations who want to make a difference in their
John is an advanced communications professional with extensive and progressive experience in
Written/Oral Communication, Strategic Planning/Marketing, News Media & Event Planning,
Project/Team Management, Media Research and Analysis
Career Highlights include: conducting press conferences as a spokesperson for U.S. military in
Afghanistan, organizing a special series and media embed for CNN's Anderson Cooper in war zone,
and establishing media center for the White House news pool on Sept. 11, 2001.
Education and Professional Affiliation
- Master of Science, Journalism, Boston University
- Bachelor of Arts, Political Science, University of Connecticut
- Accredited (APR) in Public Relations, Public Relations Society of America
complete resume available upon request.