John Guilfoil worked in journalism for several years. In his new career as a public relations person, he seeks to make information relevant to reporters who cover our topics and easy for them to access.
JGPR provides paid public relations services to police departments, fire departments, EMS officials, government agencies, small businesses, restaurants, startups, and tech companies. Employees of JGPR may, upon request of a client, act as spokesmen for a client, which includes police departments.
John Guilfoil is the owner of John Guilfoil Public Relations LLC, of Boston. He is a former Boston Globe staff reporter and served for two years as the final deputy press secretary to Mayor Thomas M. Menino. His father and brother are career firefighters in his hometown of East Haven, Conn. John has lived in the Boston area since 2002, when he enrolled in Northeastern University. He graduated in 2007 with degrees in Criminal Justice and Journalism. He received his master’s degree in journalism from Emerson College in 2010.
Our main number is 617-993-0003.
We staff media hotlines for some of our emergency clients:
- Bedford, Mass. Police and Fire Media Line: 781-533-9398
- Bedford N.H. Police Media Line: 603-792-1350
- Boxborough Police Media Line: 978-743-0004
- Burlington Police Media Line: 781-791-7627
- Carlisle Police Media Line: 978-405-2172
- Gloucester Police Media Line: 978-865-4110
- Groton Police Media Line: 978-842-0383
- Groveland Police and Fire Media Line: 978-912-7128
- Maynard Town, Police, and Fire Media Line: 978-841-9948
- Methuen Police Media Line: 978-983-8884
- Pepperell Police Media Line: 978-743-0004
- Saugus Police Media Line: 781-666-2012
- North Haven, Connecticut, Fire Media Line: 203-404-7751
- New Hampshire Local Media Line: 603-471-3154
- Vermont Local media Line: 802-332-6821
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