Business Wire: 2011 Press Releases

2011 Press Releases


Term: Company

  • 6/15/11 8:20 am EDT
    ORLANDO, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Business Wire, the global leader in news distribution, has signed an exclusive partnership agreement with the National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ) to be the official newswire of NAHJ. As part of the agreement NAHJ will work with Business Wire to promote NAHJ programming, including the 29th Annual Multimedia Convention & Career Expo, Annual Scholarship Benefit and other association events and initiatives. The 2011more...
  • 6/13/11 3:34 pm EDT
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MZ-Ilios, the premier provider of global capital market intelligence, targeting and comprehensive financial communications consulting services has been selected by Business Wire to provide IRNavigator 2.0 ( to its corporate clients. As the world leader in news distribution, Business Wire chose the award-winning IRNavigator to complete its offering in Investor Relations products and services. Business Wire’smore...
  • 6/3/11 10:10 am EDT
    SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Business Wire, a Berkshire Hathaway company, was founded in 1961 by Lorry I. Lokey, veteran journalist and public relations executive. The Company celebrates its 50th Anniversary this year. Cathy Baron Tamraz is chairman and CEO. Thousands of member companies and organizations depend on Business Wire to transmit their full-text news releases, regulatory filings, photos and other multimedia content to journalists, news media, trademore...
  • 5/31/11 10:25 am EDT
    SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sarah Jager was named Texas Regional Sales Manager for Business Wire this week, the company announced today. The territory covers the Lone Star State and Oklahoma, and includes managing Business Wire’s three offices in Austin, Dallas and Houston. Jager reports to Business Wire’s Regional Vice President, Southwest, Dylan Frusciano. “Sarah has already taken a lead role for us with our greater Texas operations and this promotion reflects just that,” said Frusciano.more...
  • 5/26/11 10:35 am EDT

    Smashed Penny Keepsakes, Autographed Portrait of Warren Buffett Generate More than $5,500

    OMAHA, Neb.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Business Wire’s fundraising initiative at the 2011 Berkshire Hathaway meeting combined the value investing philosophies of its Chairman Warren Buffett, the artistic prowess of a Parisian Business Wire staffer and the philanthropy of a certified financial planner from Michigan. The result was more than $5,500 in funds raised for CASA, Court Appointed Special Advocates, of Omaha, a charitable organization that provides a voice for abused andmore...
  • 5/25/11 9:19 am EDT
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Business Wire and The Bond Buyer, the authoritative daily news source covering the public finance sector, today announced the launch of a best practices disclosure solution designed to bring greater transparency to the often-maligned $2.9 trillion municipal bond marketplace and improve deal execution for the nation's fiscally strained states and local governments. Individual investors, who directly hold more than $1 trillion inmore...
  • 4/26/11 9:38 am EDT

    Commemorative Passports & Coins Fundraiser to Contribute to CASA of Omaha, Nebraska

    OMAHA, Neb.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Business Wire continues its 50th Anniversary "Gives Back" efforts at this year's Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting, raising money for a local youth charity by selling commemorative passports and coins tied to the conference theme, Planes, Trains and Automobiles. A popular show tradition, Business Wire's fundraiser mementos provide Berkshire Hathaway shareholders with creative, limited edition keepsakes featuring images of Warren Buffett,more...

Term: Products & Services

  • 6/1/11 11:00 am EDT

    Should you friend your clients on Facebook or protest when someone texts while you’re making a presentation? Ask Anna Post at this FREE webinar

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Modern mobile manners are a challenge for working professionals who are tied to their BlackBerries and iPhones. How does one navigate the demands of being constantly connected with the need to be courteous? Etiquette expert and author Anna Post of The Emily Post Institute will tackle this and other etiquette questions in Business Wire’s FREE June webinar, Minding Your Mobile Manners: Etiquette Tips for the Digital Age. Post returnsmore...
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  • 5/4/11 11:11 am EDT

    More Detailed Metrics added to NewsTrak Reports as part of Business Wire’s Global-Mobile-Social-Measurable initiative

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Business Wire announced enhancements to its press release measurement dashboard today, providing more detailed analytics to assist communications professionals in measuring the impact of each individual press release. NewsTrak reports are designed to assist companies in developing and refining their messages to maximize their Return on Marketing Investment (ROMI). Reports are structured to provide summary overviews and expanded sectionmore...
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  • 5/3/11 8:08 am EDT

    Maximizing your press release measurement efforts and minding your mobile manners scheduled as FREE upcoming Business Wire webinars

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--How to prepare your press release to maximize it for measurement and best return on your investment of time and money will be the topic of Business Wire’s FREE webinar in May. The session will provide an overview of trends, tips and tools for prepping your press release to increase effectiveness in achieving communications goals. Business Wire’s Maria Van Wambeke and Laura Sturaitis will lead the discussion. Bothmore...
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