WCVB’s Frank Holland to Host 48th Annual Bell Ringer Award Ceremony

The Publicity Club of New England welcomes Emmy Award-winning journalist, Frank Holland of WCVB Channel 5, as host the 48th Annual Bell Ringer Awards Ceremony (“The Bells”) on Thursday, June 9, 2016, at the House of Blues in Boston. The Pub Club is the region’s oldest not-for-profit public relations trade organization and the Bell Ringers Awards competition recognizes the top PR work and practitioners in the region.

Frank Holland Hosting the Bell Ringers

“Frank Holland’s presence and personality will bring the ultimate balance of energy and reverence to celebrate the best of communications in New England,” said Karyn Martin, president of the Publicity Club of New England for the 2015-2016 season. “Frank has become a leading force behind the news in New England, and we are honored to have him host this year. This is an evening to kick back with your colleagues and take a moment to recognize just how amazing they all are.”

About Frank Holland

Frank Holland has been a reporter for WCVB Channel 5’s award-winning NewsCenter 5 team since July of 2014. Previously he has been a reporter and anchor in Chicago and Detroit. Always actively involved in his local community, Holland has lent his time and talents volunteering for the YMCA in Chicago and is a member of the Urban League.

For this year’s charity recipient, Holland has selected Guide Right, a youth-oriented leadership, mentoring, college preparatory programs, and tutoring program for high school and college students supported by the Greater-Boston Kappa Charities and affiliated with the Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity.

The Pub Club will collect donations at the Bell Ringer Awards ceremony for Guide Right and make a matching donation in honor of Holland.

Buy your tickets by June 5th!

Table seating on the main floor is limited, so groups intent on sitting together throughout the evening should purchase early. General admission starts at $75 per member; individual seating is available at $150, with an option to reserve tables of five. The ten tops are sold out. The ticket purchase deadline is June 5, 2016.

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Bell Ringer Sponsors

Thanks to the generous support of several businesses, the Publicity Club is able to host this annual celebration. As they have shown support of our PR and marketing community, the Board of Directors encourages Bell Ringer participants to learn more out the 2016 confirmed sponsors:

Interested in Sponsoring?

By becoming a sponsor of the event, you will gain awareness for your brand while supporting the area’s longest standing not-for-profit PR trade organization.

All sponsorship levels are tailored around sponsors’ drivers and needs to best serve you. If you don’t see something that looks like a fit, we are happy to customize a package for you. Click here to set up a discussion with a Publicity Club representative.

Learn More About Publicity Club of New England

Check out last year’s award winners and photos from the event! You can also view the full press release on BusinessWire.

The Publicity Club of New England is the region’s oldest professional organization for public relations, communications, special events, and marketing professionals.

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