Dick Pirozzolo is principal of Pirozzolo Company Public Relations, where he offers public relations, marketing communication, and media placement services to corporations and government agencies internationally. Prior to this, he served as public relations advisor to WBZ-TV Boston and was a newspaper reporter for the Worcester Telegram. Dick has arranged publicity for industries including technology, IT systems, homebuilding, television broadcasting, food, institutional, and retail financial services.
Following 9/11, Dick was named media liaison for industry talks in New York on new security measures and technology. He has generated publicity in BusinessWeek, Forbes, The Wall Street Journal, and the CBS Evening News. His byline has appeared in The Affluent Page, The Boston Herald, Yankee, and the Washington Times. He is author of five nonfiction books.
Dick Pirozzolo's Courses
I enrolled for the certificate in Public Relations, and was stunned by how Dick exceeded all expectations! Our PR agency is more polished and refined in just a month's time. One assignment that I applied to a real-life prospect even resulted in our gaining a client! Don't miss this class. -- Diane Saarinen "Dick is knowledgeable and experienced, with the ability and enthusiasm to convey his knowledge. His lectures were well organized and informative. Right after class, I was able to generate media interest for my client directly related to Dick's suggestions." -- Tom Panas "Dick has great insights and an open, inviting teaching style. He has great experience and teaches in a way that is hands-on, interactive, and effective." -- Avantika Wagle "Dick teaches a wonderful class. He's a seasoned professional who shares his experiences and insider tips garnered over a lifetime of accomplishments." -- Maria Plati "Dick's class was richly informative, upbeat, involved, and interactive. A seasoned professional, Dick taught with a twist and gave real-life examples from his own client roster." -- Susanne Macdonald "I drove two hours each way just for Dick's seminar, and I will recommend it to everyone I know. He was personable, knowledgeable, fun to work with, and I'll definitely look out for future courses he teaches." -- Andrew de Geofroy "If you want to learn PR and the latest methods from a pro, take this class. I traveled from New Jersey to Boston by bus to take Dick's class, and I would do it again!" -- Bob Taylor