Benjamin Paulin is the Vice President of JGPR. He runs the company’s Braintree office, which opened in late 2017, and manages over 80 clients south of Boston, which includes police departments, fire departments, school systems and municipal government agencies.
Prior to coming to JGPR he worked as a crime and public safety beat reporter for both the Brockton Enterprise and Patriot Ledger newspapers. His familiarity with the region and personal knowledge of the media coverage the area demands is invaluable.
As Vice President, Benjamin prides himself on meeting the needs of his smallest clients with the same passion and expertise as his largest accounts. Putting clients first with an eager and personable touch, Benjamin, along with the rest of the JGPR staff, is capable of taking on any challenge that may present itself head-on.
Ben was honored with the 2019 Striker Award at the PR Club of New England’s Bell Ringer Awards as the Young PR Professional of the Year.
The Braintree branch, under Ben’s leadership, was awarded the Gold, Silver and Bronze Bell Ringer Awards in 2020, sweeping the Local Television News Placement category. In 2019, the Braintree branch won a Silver Bell Ringer Award, three Bronze Awards and a Merit Award at Bell Ringers. Additionally, the Braintree office took home a Silver Bell Ringer Award in 2018 from the Publicity Club of New England for work assisting the Randolph Police Department.
He is a 2009 graduate of Suffolk University with a bachelor’s degree in print journalism.
Benjamin grew up in Easton, MA and lives in North Attleborough, MA with his wife Katharine.