Right there in the list of influential and inspirers, is Desiree Peterkin Bell, honoured in The United States of America, in the field of Public relations.Traditional and non-traditional media creation ,identification or leveraging, together with engineering working strategies, is what you might say she does. Many titles could be christened upon her, ranging from problem solver, to DPBell & Associates strategist or even brand builder as a certain retired President would, she deserves them all and on more based on the work she does.
With a track record like this, as you would expect, awards speak for themselves from the ‘shorty award winner’ by the PR week’s 40 UNDER 40 , Philadelphia’s own tribute, dubbing her ‘one of the most influential African American women in Philadelphia’ , let us not forget the dream award as ”Tripple Threat ” by Black Enterprise and where would she be, without the Philadelphia Business Journal award , ’40 under 40′
The rounds of applause and accolades, come to the dignified, influential feet of one Desiree Peterkin Bell, for establishing DPBell & Associates, an author’s Public affairs firm.However, before this, Philadelphia were lucky enough to have her serve them in two appointed positions, and therefore as a string link, in the chain of command by former Mayor Michael A. Nutter ,ranking as Director of communications and Strategy and City Representative.The city of Philadelphia owes its online existence, to a good network reception and Desiree Peterkin Bell, who crafted the first ever Social Media Policy, and won an award while she was at it.
In the role of City Representative, she, this African American force of nature and accomplishment, served as Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer to the largest July Fourth Celebrations , under the cover of the Wawa Welcome America! Festival. GORE-TEX Philadelphia Marathon Race Weekend Events have their awards along the Desiree Peterkin Bell headrest of awards , folded right next to being , at the time, the only African American Female Race Director The directing record for Athletic Marathons for Desiree Peterkin Bell can only be called amazing with pink-stars on her chest for marathons such as the KIDs Fun RuN, The Half Marathon, Rothman institute 8K and let’s not forget the Health and Fitness Expo.
Desiree Peterkin Bell also had a foot in the door of trends, Collections and all things Fashion and Design. Desiree Peterkin Bell has a story to tell , in her experience serving as Executive Producer of Philadelphia collection and supervising a week long of Fashion and Style eventsThe achievements always seem to be getting warmed up with our very own, African -American influential , what with her being the lead on drafting and negotiating the successful bid for Philadelphia to host the Democratic National Convention, of July 2016.