March 24, 2014

2009 Bell Ringer Award Winners List


Advocacy Advertisement

Bell       Mintz & Hoke Communications Group for Connect-Ability Kathy Advocacy TV Spot Bell Conover Tuttle Pace for Clean Power Now ‘We Believe’

Merit RDW Group for Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce Anti Tax ad

Annual Report

Bell WGBH 2008-2009 Annual Report: Challenging Times. Critical Impact

Bell Mass General, Patient Care Services for MGH Patient Care Services Annual Report Merit MassHousing for MassHousing Fiscal Year 2008 Annual Report

Merit Cone for T-Mobile USA: T-Mobile Huddle Up 2008 Year in Review

Merit The Pepsi Bottling Group for Portrait of a Leader — PBG Annual Report 2007


Bell Framingham State College for Viewbook 2008-2009

Bell Massachusetts Port Authority (Massport) for Boston Logan International Airport 9/11 Memorial Brochure

Merit Mintz & Hoke Communications Group for Evolution Poke-Thru Brochure

Promotional Items

Bell Duffy & Shanley, Inc. for Dorel Juvenile Group Safety House Initiative

Bell Massachusetts Port Authority (Massport) for Boston Logan Airplane Custom Flash Drive

Direct Mail

Bell Hart-Boillot for Friends and Family of Jim Wallace Compassionate Care ALS Benefit Bell Framingham State College for Search Mailer 2008-2009

Merit Duffy & Shanley, Inc. for Foster Grant Look Book & Invite

Special Publication

Bell Mintz & Hoke Communications Group for Alstom Clean Combustion Technologies Textbook

Bell Massachusetts Port Authority (Massport) for Boston Logan International Airport 9/11 Memorial Brochure

Merit Adams & Knight for Konover Construction Company Touching Lives: 2007 Community Report

Graphic Identity

Bell Hart-Boillot for Marino Branding

Bell RDW Group, Inc. for Providence School Department Career & Technical Education Merit Framingham State College for Redesigned logotype and new tagline

Merit LaVoie Group Develops New Corporate Identity for EyeGate Pharma Post Relocation from Europe to the U.S.

Print Magazine/Newsletter

Bell Massachusetts Port Authority (Massport) for On Good Authority

Online Magazine/Newsletter

Bell marlo marketing/communications for marlo monthly

Merit The Pepsi Bottling Group for Thirst! The Magazine, Celebrating PBG People’s Unquenchable Spirit — PBG’s Second Annual Gives Back Edition 11.08

Bylined Article

Bell RDW Group for BCBSRI City of Warwick Contract OpEd

Bell Sharon Merrill Associates for Pharmarama: The Globalization of Clinical Research

Merit Framingham State College for MetroWest Daily News Bylined article

Merit Mintz & Hoke Communications Group for Beneath the Surface

Feature or Commentary Placement: Magazine

Bell May Institute for ‘Autism’s Challenges: Combating Stress on the Home Front’

Bell 360 Public Relations for WowWee Alive Cubs: Leading the Toy Animal Kingdom

Merit Schwartz Communications for Increasing Demand for the NovaSure System in the U.S. Merit 360 Public Relations for WowWee Robotics Tri-bot: My First Robot Launch

Feature or Commentary Placement: Online

Bell Conover Tuttle Pace for Features Innerscope Research

Bell Schwartz Communications for SnapMyLife: Scobleizer

Merit Schwartz Communications for American Well’s Prognosis Improves with New York Times Coverage

Merit Schwartz Communications for eHarmony Finds Its Data Warehouse Match With Netezza

Print Feature or Commentary Placement: Regional Business Publication

Bell Bishoff Communications for McCafé Boston Globe Business Story

Merit Kel & Partners for Knowledge Adventure in LA Business Journal

Print Feature or Commentary Placement: Regional/General Interest Publication

Bell Solomon McCown & Company for Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates: Sharing Your Doctor

Bell Racepoint Group for IST Energy: Selling Companies on the Power of Trash

Merit Bishoff Communications for Beacon Hospice Front-Page Boston Globe Placement

Merit Lazarus House for Boston Globe Lazarus House article

Merit Home & Hospice Care of Rhode Island for A camp for the brave of heart

Print Feature or Commentary Placement: National

Bell Lois Paul & Partners for Arbor Networks: New York Times Story

Bell Solomon McCown & Company for New Boston Fund: A New Emerald Is Fashioned for Boston’s Necklace

Bell Racepoint Group for ChoiceStream: Performance Advertising in a Down Economy

Merit Kel & Partners for Polachi in the Wall Street Journal

Merit Schwartz Communications for Netezza: Shaking Up the Data Warehouse Market

Merit Schwartz Communications for E Ink in New York Times

Merit Massachusetts Port Authority (Massport) for See Debris, Save Lives

Print Feature or Commentary Placement: Trade Publication

Bell Schwartz Communications for Vertically Integrating Contract Manufacturing: Johnson Medtech

Bell Schwartz Communications for Patient Flow Press Ganey: From Paper to Podium

Merit Clarity for Clarity Spins Navilyst Medical Out of Boston Scientific

Feature or Commentary Placement: Series

Bell Kel & Partners for Zappos Cease & Desist Release

Bell Conover Tuttle Pace for Run for the Fallen 2008

Merit Kel & Partners for IdentityTruth Holiday Tips

Merit 360 Public Relations for Ball Jars: Helping a New Generation Preserving Savings

Merit Racepoint Group for Monitor Group: The Behaviors of Sovereign Wealth Funds in the Global Economy

Photo or Graphic with Caption Placement

Bell RDW Group, Inc. for BCBSRI Lunch on Us

Bell RDW Group, Inc. for Rhode Island Builders Association: Builders Helping Heroes

Merit Conventures, Inc. for Sail Boston/Sail Massachusetts 2008 Visiting Ships

Merit Massachusetts Port Authority for QE2’s Final Call to Boston

Merit Kel & Partners for on AOL Stylelist

Television News Placement: Local/Regional

Bell 360 Public Relations for Xenith WBZ-TV Segment

Bell Cronin and Company, LLC for Better Connecticut Highlight on Unionville McCafé Grand Opening Merit Thomson Communications for Indestructible Cell Phone

Merit Solomon McCown & Company for Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates: Sharing Your Doctor

Merit Racepoint Group for EnerNOC: Keeping the Lights on the Community

Television News Placement: National

Bell 360 Public Relations for Crock-Pot® Slow Cookers Real Food, Real Easy

Bell Cone for Jockey Modern Marvels Underwear Episode

Merit Schwartz Communications for Bioness: Increasing awareness of a device for Multiple Sclerosis

Merit Conover Tuttle Pace for Good Morning America Talks Super Bowl Ads with Innerscope Research

Merit Schwartz Communications for Little Data, Big Success: Neuromonics on GMA

Multimedia Motivational Presentation

Bell Straus Technologies for Virtual Chicken Bell Mintz & Hoke Communications Group for Connect-Ability ‘Kathy’ Video

Merit Brigham and Women’s Hospital for Loan Forgiveness Video

Merit Framingham State College for Framingham State Television Commercial: Make It Your

News Release: Regional

Bell Bishoff Communications for Silver Bridge Advisors News Release

Merit MassHousing for A Home for the Brave

News Release: National

Bell Schwartz Communications for Javelin Strategy & Research Identity Fraud is Up But Consumer Costs are Down Bell Kel & Partners for Helium Inc. News Release

Merit ML Strategies, LLC for Phillips Academy

Merit Tier One Partners for LoJack: Launching the Venerable LoJack Brand into a Very Different Market

Merit Massachusetts Port Authority (Massport) for Massport Takes the Wind Out Of High Energy Costs

Response to Breaking News

Bell 360 Public Relations for FlyTech Dragonfly: Nurturing Nature for National News

Bell Schwartz Communications for Netezza: Oracle Attack

Merit RDW Group, Inc. for Day One Teddy Bears

Merit Hart-Boillot for ForHealth’s Response to Breaking News

Merit PAN Communications for A Bankruptcy Odyssey: Burns & Levinson’s Response to the Fall of Lehman Bros.


Bell Hart-Boillot for Marino’s Website

Bell RDW Group/iFactory for MIT Legatum Center – Design 2008

Merit RDW Group/iFactory for Harvard Business School MBA Redesign 2008

Merit Kel & Partners for BizUnite Website

Merit MassHousing Opportunity Knocks Website

New or Social Media

Bell Schwartz Communications for Bill Me Later The Power of the Man Cave

Bell Duffy & Shanley, Inc. for Staples ‘Gift it For Free’ Holiday Sweepstakes Social Media Program

Merit Schwartz Communications for SnapMyLife and Scoble: Have Camera Will Travel

Merit Museum of Science, Boston for Baseball Stories

Merit Kel & Partners for Knowledge Adventure – Mommy Blogs


Community Service Campaign

Bell Cone for Western Union’s Our World, Our Family Program

Bell Cronin and Company, LLC for Connecticut Light & Power’s ‘Live Green – Win Green’ Contest    

Consumer Affairs Campaign

Bell Solomon McCown & Company for Making Winter Warmer by Expanding the Energy Bucks Campaign

Bell PAN Communications for In the Driver s Seat: Insurer Travelers of Massachusetts Guides Motorists Through Auto Insurance Reform

Crisis Communications Campaign

Bell Adams & Knight for Konover Construction Corporation Crisis Response Campaign

Employee Communications Campaign

Bell Hart-Boillot for Harvard University Staff Survey

Bell McLean Hospital for Strategic Plan Unveiling 2008

Merit Mercer for Constellation Brands, Inc. 2008 Retirement Plan Campaign

Merit Mercer for CBS HR Portal Launch Campaign

Merit RDW Group, Inc. for Worcester Art Museum – Wall at WAM

Merit Brigham and Women’s Hospital for Shapiro Cardiovascular Center Opening

Merit Schwartz Communications for TAC Energy Awareness Program

Investor/Financial Relations Campaign

Bell Sharon Merrill Associates for Clean Harbors Investor Relations Campaign 2008

Marketing Communications Campaign: General

Bell Avid Technology, Inc. for Avid ‘New Thinking’ Campaign Bell Adams & Knight for Girl Scouts of Connecticut Cookie Vote Campaign

Merit Duffy & Shanley, Inc. for Staples ‘Gift it For Free’ Holiday Sweepstakes Campaign

Merit Cone for ALPO Real Meat Moments

Merit Framingham State College for FSC Comprehensive Rebranding 2008

Product/Service Publicity: Healthcare

Bell Schwartz Communications for Helping patients gain mobility with Bioness across the U.S.

Bell Racepoint Group for ConforMIS: A Personalized Approach

Merit Schwartz Communications for EnteroMedics, Inc.: PR drives clinical trial recruitment for obesity device

Product/Service Publicity: Consumer Campaign

Bell 360 Public Relations for Ball Jars: Helping a New Generation Preserving Savings

Bell Maryanne Keeney Public Relations LLC for Snip-its CEO and Service Awareness Campaign

Merit 360 Public Relations for Crock-Pot® Slow Cookers Real Food, Real Easy

Merit Schwartz Communications for CheckFree/Fiserv: Be Safe and Go Green Pay Bills Online

Merit Cone for Ben & Jerry’s Imagine Whirled Peace

Product/Service Publicity: High-Tech Business-to-Consumer Campaign

Bell fama PR for fama PR: Making TrialPay a Household Name

Merit InkHouse for InkHouse Media+Marketing for Myvu Corporation

Product/Service Publicity: High-Tech Business-to-Business Campaign

Bell fama PR, Inc. for VidSys : The Rise of PSIM in 2008

Bell PAN Communications for JackBe: Presto! The Magic of Enterprise Mashups

Product/Service Publicity: Business-to-Business Campaign

Bell Hart-Boillot for ForHealth Technologies: Improving Life in the Hospital Pharmacy

Bell Schwartz Communications for Swimming with Sharks and Winning, Leerink Swann Invests in PR

Merit Schwartz Communications for High Street Partners Visibility Campaign

Merit Reilly Communications for The Freelon Group: National Visibility and Media Relations Campaign

Merit Adams & Knight for Jefferson National Insurance Panel Discussion

Product/Service Launch: Health Care

Bell Schwartz Communications for Epocrates for the iPhone

Merit EMD Serono, Inc. and Baer Consulting, Inc. for the ‘In The Know: What No One Tells You About Fertility’ Campaign

Product/Service Launch: Consumer Campaign

Bell Museum of Science for Colossal Fossil: Triceratops Cliff Campaign 2009

Bell Emerge PR for CardScan for Mac product launch

Merit TomTom for TomTom GO 740 LIVE Launch

Merit 360 Public Relations for WowWee Robotics Tri-bot: My First Robot

Merit PAN Communications for Mars/World of Grains: Integrated PR Campaign Determines the Fate of a Cookie

Product/Service Launch: High-Tech Business-to-Consumer Campaign

Merit InkHouse for Consumer Texting Habits: RU Driving While Texting?

Product/Service Launch: High-Tech Business-to-Business Campaign

Bell Invention Machine for Driving Sustainable Innovation with Invention Machine Goldfire 5.0

Bell Schwartz Communications for American Well: Saying Aloha to Online Housecalls

Merit Racepoint Group for SiCortex : Introducing the World’s Most Energy Efficient Supercomputer

Merit Mintz & Hoke Communications Group for DRS Armor Rugged Mobile Computers

Merit PAN Communications for A Smart Approach to Smartphone Management – InterNoded Educates a Market

Product/Service Launch: Business-to-Business Campaign

Bell Racepoint Group for IST Energy Turns Trash into Clean Electricity

Merit Mintz & Hoke Communications Group for Evolution Poke-Thru

Organizational Identity Campaign

Bell Tufts Medical Center for Tufts Medical Center Rebranding Campaign

Bell Schwartz Communications for Positioning Osiris Therapeutics as the Leading Stem Cell Company Poised for Commercialization

Merit Schwartz Communications for E Ink Identity Campaign

Merit Rhino Public Relations for GEI Consultants 2008 Corporate Communications Campaign

Merit Bishoff Communications for Boston Residential Group Organizational Identity Campaign

Public Affairs Campaign

Bell Schwartz Communications for Advocating for Patient Safety: GE Healthcare Secures Compromise With Google, Dell and Other Industry Powerhouses

Bell RDW Group, Inc. for Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority Funding Gap

Merit Children’s Hospital Boston for Media & Communications Campaign

Merit Solomon McCown & Company for Executive Office of Public Safety and Security Prom Shorts Campaign

Merit Ryan Wellnitz & Associates for Supporting Passage of 2008 Rhode Island Ballot Referendum 1: Transportation Bond

Special Event: Single Campaign

Bell Schwartz Communications for Bill Me Later The Power of the Man Cave Bell Cronin and Company, LLC for McDonald’s Town Hall Meeting Program

Merit Cronin and Company, LLC for McDonald’s El Día de los Niños Event

Merit Waggener Edstrom for Mucopolysaccharidosis Society: Helping a small non-profit help others

Merit Cone for ALPO Chop House Originals Grill Program

Special Event: Series Campaign

Bell 360 Public Relations for Stop & Shop/Giant Food Brand Refresh: Parenting/Mom Influencer Campaign

Bell Cone for Cone for the American Heart Association’s Start! Heart Walk

Merit Adams & Knight for Heart Center of Greater Waterbury: Keep Our Hearts in the Right Place Campaign

Merit Conover Tuttle Pace for Breeders’ Cup Legends Tour 2008

Merit MassHousing for MassHousing Opportunity Knocks Statewide Homebuyer Fairs