Executive Vice President, Partner
Lisa Bell is a results-driven, team-oriented senior communications leader with public relations, crisis communications, social media, influencer relations, marketing and event planning expertise.
Lisa joined DPA in early 2016, and leads strategy and day-to-day work on most accounts – from technology and B2B to more consumer-focused businesses, organizations, and events – while also mentoring and managing staff. Prior to DPA, she served as Vice President of Public Relations at Agency 451. She was the foundation of the PR team, overseeing all of the department’s personnel and accounts including large integrated PR and marketing campaigns for The Yankee Candle Company, Bob’s Discount Furniture and HP Hood. Prior to 451, Lisa served as Senior Vice President at Regan Communications Group for eight years where she led accounts in the business, retail, non-profit and hospitality industries, including Simon Malls, New Balance Athletic Shoe, Ninety Nine Restaurants, Susan G. Komen Massachusetts and Feld Entertainment, among others.
Prior to Regan, Lisa served as Communications Manager at Mullen where she worked with Match.com, Olympus, and the Grain Foods Foundation. She also worked at G.S. Schwartz & Co. and Burson-Marsteller, both in New York, NY, working with a variety of B2B and technology companies. She began her career in the late ‘90’s at Schwartz Communications (now Schwartz-MSL) in San Francisco working with emerging growth companies in the technology and pharmaceutical industries, all while Silicon Valley was first exploding into what we know it as today.