Business Wire: 2011 Press Releases

2011 Press Releases


Term: Company

  • 12/15/11 4:32 am EST

    Buffett's Recent Japan Trip Includes Visits to Tungaloy Corp. plant and Business Wire bureau

    TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For companies to succeed in today's global economy, they need to engage in open communications, possess marketing savvy coupled with manufacturing know-how, and offer customers a strong value proposition, noted Warren E. Buffett, chairman of Berkshire Hathaway, in remarks made during his first visit to Japan. Buffett attended the November 21 opening ceremony of Tungaloy Corporation's new carbon tool plant in Iwaki City, Fukushima Prefecturemore...
  • 11/17/11 2:12 pm EST
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Business Wire, the global leader in press release distribution, today announced a promotion with iStockphoto that will encourage newsmakers to maximize the impact of their announcements through imagery. The promotion provides Business Wire customers with a 20% discount on their first purchase of 50 or more iStock credits, which can be redeemed for images that will ensure news releases receive the attention they deserve. Over the pastmore...
  • 11/16/11 8:08 am EST
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sarah Shepard has been named Vice President of the New York Region for Business Wire, the company announced today. Shepard joined Business Wire in 2005 as a Senior Account Manager and was named Director of New York Sales in January, 2009. "Sarah's dedication, extensive knowledge and experience in the Public Relations and Investor Relations industries make her a natural fit for the position," said Richard DeLeo, Business Wire's Senior Vicemore...
  • 11/15/11 11:30 am EST

    Integrated Social Media Marketing Campaign Celebrating Business Wire’s 50th Anniversary Garners FOURTH SNCR Award

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Business Wire’s marketing team earned its fourth award from the Society for New Communications Research (SNCR) last week, a Commendation of Merit Award for New Communications Research Excellence. The Award was announced at the 6th Annual SNCR Symposium & Awards Gala held at Harvard University’s Faculty Club on November 3-4. Competing in the Social Marketing / Corporate category, Business Wire entered a cross discipline social media andmore...
  • 11/15/11 8:08 am EST

    Just-released remarks are from Buffett’s participation in Business Wire’s 50th Anniversary celebration at the NYSE

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In an extended interview with Berkshire Hathaway’s Warren Buffett, Business Wire CEO Cathy Baron Tamraz gets her boss to open up on an array of timely topics, from the “Buffett Rule” and the state of our economic recovery to the European debt crisis. Regarding the “Buffett Rule,” President Barack Obama’s suggestion that those who make more than $1 million a year should pay at least the same percentage of theirmore...
  • 11/8/11 8:08 am EST
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Business Wire, the leading source for full-text breaking news and press releases, and SmartBrief, the principal online publisher of targeted business news and information, have expanded their long-standing partnership to offer communications professionals with more ways to reach key industry influencers. The new agreement expands from 12 to 80 the number of targeted industry trade email publications to which Business Wire clients will havemore...
  • 11/2/11 5:00 am EDT
    FRANKFURT--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Stefan Hoppe, a senior sales and business management executive with more than 15 years experience in the financial services industry, has joined Business Wire as regional manager for the D/A/CH region. Hoppe joins Business Wire from Thomson Reuters Markets, where for the past five years he served as Head of Exchange Traded Instruments - EMEA East, which substantially grew revenue and consistently ranked as one of the division's top globalmore...
  • 10/18/11 8:08 am EDT
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Business Wire, the global leader in distributing press releases, today announced an expanded distribution agreement with The Associated Press that more than doubles its total AP media reach, provides access to AP's entire worldwide network for the first time, and allows for the seamless integration of text, photos and other multimedia elements on AP's rapidly expanding web and mobile platforms. Business Wire members have long benefited frommore...
  • 10/18/11 7:10 am EDT
    PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Business Wire and AFP-Services, an affiliate of the worldwide news agency Agence France-Presse, have entered into a pilot project to gauge the market for corporate photos and video production services in southern Europe, it was announced today. The agreement is an extension of the longstanding and unique distribution relationship between the leading global corporate news providers. Business Wire is the only commercial news service with accessmore...

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