Business Wire: 2009 Press Releases

2009 Press Releases


Term: Products & Services

  • 12/22/09 2:59 pm EST

    Global-Mobile-Social-Measurable features to be included with all
    English-language press releases

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Business Wire on Tuesday announced major enhancements to its global distribution platform, now giving members’ press releases additional direct access channels to consumers on a global scale via a wide range of leading global mobile services, dual-platform inclusion on its search engine optimized (SEO) platforms, Business Wire and EON: Enhanced Online News, and increased measurement reporting to aid in messagemore...
    Products & Services
  • 10/26/09 10:30 am EDT

    Joint venture between Business Wire and Market Platform Dynamics
    creates an online
    platform for the industry to contribute
    and consume content related to critical happenings in payments worldwide 

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE), is an online media channel that captures user-generated and expert-driven commentary, information, news and analysis on “what’s next” in the payments sector, worldwide. The site provides a platform for industry professionals to share content related to their latest company and product developments, to tap into the collective commentary and analysis from experts, bloggers and industry pundits, and tomore...
    Products & Services

Term: Company

  • 12/16/09 8:08 am EST
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Richard DeLeo has been named Senior Vice President, Business Policies and Procedures. This newly created position reflects the unique complexities and sensitivities linked to Business Wire's central role in helping companies fulfill their regulatory disclosure obligations and achieve their communications goals. DeLeo will work closely with Chief Operating Officer Phyllis Dantuono to make certain that Business Wire's editorial, legal and operational standards are strictly adhered to.more...
  • 12/11/09 1:10 pm EST
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rewarding his leadership role in creating global disclosure solutions that have made Business Wire the industry's regulatory compliance leader, Michael Becker has been promoted to senior vice president, Financial Product Strategy, it was announced today by Cathy Baron Tamraz, chief executive officer. In his expanded role, Becker will move beyond his core disclosure responsibilities and will focus on developing new products and partnerships within the broader financial community, as wellmore...
  • 12/9/09 11:00 am EST
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Gregg Castano, who has played a key role in Business Wire's international expansion and whose analytical skills have helped identify promising new business opportunities, has been named president, Cathy Baron Tamraz, chief executive officer, said today. Castano, most recently co-chief operating officer, has spent 24 years at Business Wire. He began his career as a newsroom coordinator, and has assumed progressively more responsible roles as he worked his way up the organizational ladder.more...
  • 12/9/09 10:00 am EST

    New Media Campaign of Free Educational Webinars, Podcasts,
    Polling and Blog Posts Garners Second SNCR Award for Business Wire

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Business Wire’s free webinar series, along with a year-long polling, podcasting and blogging effort was awarded a second Commendation of Merit from the Society for New Communications Research (SNCR) at the new media think tank’s awards gala in Cambridge, Massachusetts on Friday, November 6. “Business Wire’s program is an impressive example of the successful and innovative use of new tools, technologies, solutions andmore...
  • 12/1/09 8:17 am EST
    NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Tasha J. Huang has joined the Newport Beach, Calif. office of Business Wire as the company's Regional Sales Manager. With 19 years of experience in sales, Huang comes to Business Wire from EPS Way and has worked for such companies as First American, Pillar Data Systems and Chevron Corporation. In her new role, Huang will be responsible for sales and operations in the region and reports to Morrissey Perfetti, Regional Vice President, Southern California. "We are very pleased thatmore...
  • 10/29/09 1:56 pm EDT

    Final Segment of Business Wire's Exclusive Interview with Warren
    Buffett Now Available

    SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Although the U.S. economy is no longer in the "emergency room," a full recovery isn't imminent, noted Warren Buffett, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway Inc., in a recent Business Wire interview to promote the launch of, a portal for the global payment industry. Buffett's remarks came in a wide-ranging video interview with Cathy Baron Tamraz, Business Wire's president and CEO. is a joint venture of Business Wiremore...
  • 10/20/09 12:30 pm EDT

    Buffett comments on economy, card industry and financial crisis and
    suggests that “system works” and points to a focus on the customer as
    the path forward for business

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Warren Buffett, Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc., opened the 4th annual closed-door Lydian Roundtable on the Payments Industry, a closed-door gathering of senior executives in the payments space, commenting on the resiliency of the American system, yet cautioning that we’re not “100% there just yet” when asked about consumer confidence and consumer spending. Buffett was interviewed by Cathy Baron Tamraz, President and Chief Executivemore...
  • 10/19/09 9:15 am EDT

    Go Daddy customers receive special discounts on press release
    distribution services on Business Wire’s EON: Enhanced Online News
    distribution search engine optimized news site

    SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, Business Wire (, a Berkshire Hathaway Company announces the inclusion of EON: Enhanced Online News in Go Daddy’s ( newly launched Go Daddy Savings Network. Available only for select Go Daddy customers, the Go Daddy Savings Network ( is a premier service that leverages Go Daddy’s relationships with many of the Web’s most popular companies to provide deals on theirmore...

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