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  Dick Pirozzolo
 
Professional/Personal Overview
  Boston PR Agency Pro, Journalist, Media Trainer & Author with 100s of national consumer and trade magazine and four nonfiction book credits. Clients in Israel, Germany, Indonesia, Singapore, China, Vietnam, Japan and Canada. Expertise: High-Tech, Financial Services, Home Design/Construction.

Public Relations Company Website: http://www.pirozzolo.com

PR Services & Media Training

Experience: high-technology, financial technology, homebuilding, institutional & retail financial services, commercial real estate, hospitality - US and Middle East.

Teach Media Bistro online courses and seminars for managers and PR pros in Jakarta, Indonesia with Coca Cola, DHL, HSBC Bank, Acer Computer, other multinationals.

Nonfiction books on home design & construction. Corporate bios on TV for WBZ-TV (CBS), and, "Oriental Rugs of the Silk Route", Rizzoli, New York.

Travel and business articles on Vietnam, Hawaii, India, Turkey and Nantucket, Mass.
Work Info
 
Expertise
Account manager 25 Years
Writer 25 Years
Media Training 15 Years
Specialty
Finance 20 Years
International 25 Years
Technology 12 Years
Total Media Industry Experience
25 Years
Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
New England Real Estate Journal (3-5), The Boston Herald (3-5), The Griffin Report (3-5), Vietnam Business Journal (3-5), Lodging Hospitality (3-5), Gibbs Smith (Book Publishers) (3-5), Builder Magazine (3-5), PCB Magazine (3-5), Yankee (1-2), Cabin Living (1-2), Caviar Affair (1-2), Consumers' Digest (1-2), Dan's Hamptons (1-2), Globe Pequot Press (Book Publishers) (1-2), Luxury Wood Homes (1-2), Natural Home (1-2), Washington Times (1-2), Oil Daily (1-2), Rizzoli (Book Publishers) (1-2), Systems Builder (1-2), The Advertiser (1-2)
Corporate Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
Legacy Financial Advisors, Inc. (11+), Mass Design, Inc. Printed Circuit Boards (11+), Rypos, Advanced Clean Diesel Technology (11+), UBS - AgriVest, Institutional Investment (11+), WhiteSmoke, Software, Israel (11+), Wright Express, Motor Fleet IT & Financial Svces (11+), Wilmington Trust (6-10), Trayport, Ltd. UK, Trading Software (6-10), Trust Universe Comparison Service (6-10), Phillips International, Shopping Center Developmen (6-10), Government of Vietnam (6-10), International Power (6-10), Husin Group, Jakarta, Indonesia (3-5), National Association of Home Builders (3-5), Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, Trade (3-5), FCM360, High Speed Computer Trading (1-2), Ada Energy, Astana, Kazakhstan (1-2), Government of Japan (1-2), J/Brice Design International, hotel design (1-2), State of Hawaii (1-2)
Other Work History
Pirozzolo Company Public Relations, Worcester Telegram, Boston University, WBZ-TV, US Air Force Information Officer
Computer Skills
Word, Excel, PowerPoint
Technical Skills
Project Management, Event Management. Event and Architectural Photography, Photo Styling, Photo Editing, shelter magazine article production
Equipment
Nikon D-600 and lighting
References
Jay Cassell, deputy editor, Field & Stream, 212-779-5337, Charles Bevier, editor, Systems Builder, 303-985-3564,
Marcel Kay, Trayport, 917-650-5725
Jeffrey Ornstein, CEO, J/Brice Design, 617-695-9456
Jon French, CEO, Classic Post & Beam, 800-624-2797, Jubin Pejman, FCM 360, 917-650-5725
Awards
Bell Ringer
Associations
Accredited member Public Relations Society of America, Member Society of Professional Journalists, the American Society of Journalists and Authors and the Foreign Press Association of New York
Other
Highpoints: Write extensively on technology, hotel design, green building practices and institutional and retail financial services and issues. Ghostwriter and Literary Agent "Oriental Rugs of The Silk Route" publisher Rizzoli. Developed the Field & Stream Dream Cabin for the magazine of the same name. Covered Vietnam extensively during it's bid to normalize relations with the US. First freelance article: Yankee Magazine, titled Richard's on the Table, about custom suits and the one my father -- a tailor -- made for my confirmation.
Freelancer Availability
I freelance full-time. I live near Boston, MA. I am willing to travel anywhere. I have a driver's license. I have access to a car.
Work Samples
 
(Security Magazine, Protecting the Homeland Innovations, 10/1/2012)
Article recommends putting old-fashioned cop-on-the-corner tactics to work when it comes to fighting terrorism in the United States. Quotes antiterrorism authority Todd Mc Ghee who figured prominently in revamping security at Logan International following 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center.
(PCB Magazine, 9/1/2012)
SUMMARY: While John Q. Public is thinking about healthcare reform during this presidential election year, PCB makers are focusing on technol- ogy that will improve home-based monitoring and treatment.
(Caviar Affair Magazine, 12/1/2010)
PhiliP Johnson's famous glass house in new Canaan, ConneCtiCut, obsCured the distinC- tion between indoor and outdoor living sPaCe. The house, completed in 1949, was hugely inno- vative with its modern window walls that let nature and light pour in. Inspired by Johnson is Ebrahim Nana, designer and
(Trayport/Oil Daily, 9/1/2010)
Ghostwriter of Op-Ed piece on Carbon Trading for Jubin Pejman of Trayport, Ltd., appearing in Oil Daily. Trayport is the dominant carbon trading platform used in the European Union.
(The Griffin Report, 9/1/2010)
Report on how the BP spill impacted the seafood industry in the US
(J/Brice Design- Qatar Construction, 3/10/2010)
Speech Coverage. Jeffrey Ornstein, CEO, JBrice Design, Inc. in Doha, Qatar on the outlook and trends to watch in the hotel industry in the Middle East. Notably, the Middle East hospitality industry is developing a unique style and identity.
(Consumers' Digest, 3/1/2010)
Review of Ceiling Fans covering product selection, energy and latest lighting requirements.
(Natural Home Magazine, 3/1/2009)
How tax incentives for going green in your home can put some green in your wallet.
(Globe Pequot Press, 9/2/2007)
Sample Chapter from The Timberframe Way, book on luxury home deign and interiors. See details on this and other books on the home by Dick Pirozzolo at www.Amazon.com
(The Affuent Page, New York, 9/2/2001)
Article for New York-based lifestyle magazine covering luxury lifestyles, products and services. Publisher EPIC ONE MEDIA LLC. Published on a monthly basis. Perfect bound, glossy. For a complete clip, please e-mail me at dick@pirozzolo.com.
(Aircraft Interiors)
Cover Feature on private and corporate aircraft ownership.
Contact Info
  Dick Pirozzolo
PO Box 812-909
Wellesley, MA 02482
USA

Tel: 781-235-9911  
E-Mail: dick@pirozzolo.com
Website: http://www.pirozzolo.com