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I enjoy supporting government and non-profit communications because public service is important and because bringing the "public" into the equation is critical to the democratic process.

There is nothing better than a good story. I would love to help you tell yours!


John is an accredited member (APR) of the Public Relations Society of America. The APR is considered the mark of distinction for those who demonstrate commitment to the profession and to its ethical practice.

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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 communities.

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.



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