Business Wire: 2011 Press Releases

2011 Press Releases


Term: Company

  • 9/13/11 8:08 am EDT
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Business Wire today announced the winner of its 50th Anniversary “Future of Public Relations and Communications” College Video Contest, 21-year-old Jenna Marie James, a senior majoring in telecommunications at Ball State University. James will fly to New York City to meet Warren Buffett, Chairman and CEO of Business Wire’s parent company Berkshire Hathaway, at Business Wire’s NYSE Opening Bell luncheon on September 30more...
  • 9/8/11 6:49 pm EDT
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Business Wire will commemorate its 50th Anniversary September 30 with the Chairman of its parent company, Berkshire Hathaway, at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). Warren Buffett will join Business Wire Chief Executive Officer Cathy Baron Tamraz at the storied Wall Street podium of the New York Stock Exchange at 9:30 AM EDT to ring The Opening BellSM and the Company’s next 50 years of success. “Business Wire has been a catalystmore...
  • 9/7/11 3:41 pm EDT

    "PR Takes the Lead: The Industry in 2020": Senior practitioners from public relations consultancies around the world to explore the issues and trends affecting the industry

    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As a long-standing strategic partner of the International Communications Consultancy Organisation (ICCO), Business Wire has announced its participation as the Headline Sponsor for the international PR summit taking place from September 29-30 in Sintra, Portugal. The ICCO Summit is a bi-annual event that pulls together senior practitioners from public relations consultancies around the world to explore the issues and trendsmore...
  • 8/18/11 1:10 pm EDT

    Author of “The New Rules of Marketing & PR” to Teach One of the Course Modules in New York City in September

    --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rutgers University and Business Wire today said that David Meerman Scott, the author of “The New Rules of Marketing & PR,” will teach one of the course modules in its Mini-MBA course, Going Digital – The New Rules of PR. Scott will be the instructor for the course module entitled “PR Strategy in the Digital Age.” The four-day Mini-MBA course will be held in New York City, Monday to Thursday, September 19-22, 2011. The curriculum of themore...
  • 8/9/11 10:00 am EDT

    Business Wire’s 50th Anniversary College Video Contest Launches; Viewers May Indicate Their Favorite on Facebook and Twitter

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--To celebrate Business Wire’s 50th Anniversary, college students were invited to ponder “What is the Future of Public Relations and Communications?” by submitting three-minute videos that answered the question. Today, Business Wire announced the ten finalists and posted the videos on Business Wire’s Facebook page. The winner will receive a trip to New York City to meet Warren Buffett, Chairman of Business Wire’s parent companymore...

Term: Products & Services

  • 8/31/11 8:28 am EDT

    Multimedia, Social Media, Display and Measurement Enhancements Improve User Friendliness and Increase SEO for Business Wire Clients

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Business Wire announced upgrades to its news display pages on today, including new multimedia tools to enhance the functionality of video on mobile devices, measurable social media sharing links and presentation of additional company news and information embedded in press releases. Many of the improvements were developed in direct response to client and media feedback. “The success of any press release is inmore...
    Products & Services
  • 8/30/11 8:08 am EDT
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Business Wire’s free educational webinar series continues this fall with sessions on multimedia press releases and measurement. The latter webinar will be hosted by Measurement Meistress Katie Paine of KD Paine and Partners, LLC. On September 21, Business Wire presents Multimedia Tells the Story: Tips for Getting More Traction from your Press Releases. Los Angeles account executive Lucas Doub will host the sessionmore...
    Products & Services
  • 8/1/11 9:20 am EDT

    A wire service first, providing text message alerts for breaking company and organization news

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In another industry first, Business Wire announced the launch of Mobile Alerts, an exclusive offering that delivers breaking company news to smartphones and other mobile devices through text messaging. Mobile Alerts enables Business Wire clients to offer interested audiences the ability to subscribe to receive text message (SMS) alerts to their press releases issued via Business Wire. Text messages include the company name, pressmore...
    Products & Services
  • 7/20/11 10:40 am EDT

    Rutgers Center for Management Development, one of the top executive education programs, offers Online PR Certificate to those seeking to develop timely skills

    PISCATAWAY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rutgers University and Business Wire today announced the launch of a Mini-MBA: Going Digital –The New Rules of PR for individuals looking to develop timely skills for public relations careers in the digital age. The executive education program, which will be offered Monday – Thursday, September 19–22, is designed to meet the needs of organizations seeking to invest in their human capital with public relations training. The curriculum ofmore...
    Products & Services
  • 6/22/11 9:11 am EDT

    Audiences Can Now Access News and Information On-the-Go on a Mobile-Rendered Platform

    SAN FRANCISCO & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Business Wire today announced the launch of mobile-compatible websites for its NewsHQ online newsroom and InvestorHQ IR website solutions. The mobile sites allow public relations and investor relations audiences – including media, bloggers, consumers, investors, analysts and influencers – to stay informed while on the move. The new mobile websites will provide anytime, anywhere access to clients’ press releases, multimedia, events, stock quotesmore...
    Products & Services

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