About Desiree Peterkin Bell founded DPBell & Associates in 2016. Passionate about justice, she's dedicated to standing up for what's right and helping companies develop and position their brands. Desiree is also an award-winning political and public affairs strategist, brand builder, and best-selling author. Known as one of the best and brightest in the public affairs industry, her work has received recognition in PR Week’s “40 under 40,” the Philadelphia Tribune, Black Enterprise, and the Philadelphia Business Journal. Before founding her company, she worked in a variety of government organizations at multiple levels. Today Desiree Peterkin Bell is working to develop a better and more just world.