PerkettPR Expands Footprint and Client Roster for 2010

“Best Tech PR” Nod from TechCrunch Crunchies Helps Kick off New Year for Innovative PR & Social Marketing Agency.

Boston, MA, February 04, 2010 --( PerkettPR, Inc., provider of exceptional public relations, interactive digital services and social marketing communications campaigns for B2B and B2C companies worldwide, today announced several new clients across multiple industries. The agency was also recently nominated as a “Best Tech PR” agency in TechCrunch’s annual “Crunchie Awards,” as one of six agencies at the “top of their field,” and continues to grow its national footprint, with a new presence in Raleigh, North Carolina.

“Following such a challenging year for businesses, including marketing budgets that were held close to the vest for only the very best investments, we’re proud of our continued recognition and innovation as one of the top PR agencies around,” said Christine Perkett, founder and president of PerkettPR. “We’re excited to share how 2010 has started for our team – recognition from the best of the tech community, new clients across the country and across industries, and the beginning of controlled growth and expansion. This news kicks off what’s sure to be just the beginning of an incredible year for us and our clients.”

News facts:

PerkettPR was one of six PR agencies nominated as a “Best Tech PR” finalist in the annual TechCrunch Crunchies in January.

Director Claire Russell, a six-year veteran of the agency, has moved to the Research Triangle region near Raleigh, NC. She will be focused on leading the agency’s growth into the southern part of the U.S.

The firm recently announced several new clients across the healthcare, technology and higher education industries, including:

· HealthLeap – (New York, New York) – Bridging the communication gap between doctors and patients to improve care, compliance and practice profitability through free, web-based appointment software. (

· Northeastern University College of Business Administration – (Boston, MA) - Established in 1922, the College of Business Administration provides its students - undergraduate, graduate, and executive - with the education, tools, and experience necessary to launch and accelerate successful business careers. (

· Norwell Visiting Nurse Association and Hospice – (Norwell, MA) – Founded in 1920 and the only independent nonprofit home health care agency serving Boston's South Shore. (

· Proliphix – (Westford, MA) - The leading provider of Internet-managed energy control systems (

· St. Louis Children’s Hospital – (St. Louis, MO) - Founded in 1879, St. Louis Children's Hospital is one of the premier children's hospitals in the United States serving children around the world. (

· VersionOne – (Atlanta, GA) - VersionOne is recognized by Agile practitioners as the leader in Agile project management tools. By simplifying the process of planning and tracking Agile software projects, they help development teams consistently deliver software faster. (

About PerkettPR
PerkettPR, Inc. is an award-winning public relations and interactive marketing firm dedicated to the execution of creative and effective communications programs for technology, healthcare, business and consumer companies worldwide. Since 1998, PerkettPR has provided exclusively senior-level strategic counsel and preeminent execution of public relations and social marketing programs that clearly and consistently deliver return on investment. In addition to traditional PR and marketing, PerkettPR provides digital content and social media campaigns - including video and podcast scripting and production, online community building and presence management – as well as direct-to-user campaigns that encompass promotions, customer service and online/offline events.

With the foresight and flexibility to rapidly adapt and stay ahead of an ever-evolving market, we help clients achieve their business goals. PerkettPR has been nationally recognized for exceptional client results, business leadership and innovative human resources initiatives.

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