Expertise: Media Relations, SEO, Social Media, Content Licensing, PR & IR Services, Measurement & Analytics, Integrated Online Marketing and Business Communications
Laura Sturaitis, Executive Vice President of Media Services & Product Strategy, heads up Business Wire's Global Media Relations, Content Licensing, Product Strategy, Public Policy, HQ Online Newsroom and Information Services teams.
Michael Becker was named Executive Vice President, International Business Strategy in December 2015. Prior to that he was Senior Vice President, Financial Product Strategy.
Michael oversees Business Wire's global disclosure services, partnerships within the broader financial community, and is responsible for identifying revenue-generating opportunities for Business Wire. He also possesses overall responsibility for Business Wire's Canadian and Hong Kong operations.
Neil Hershberg, Senior Vice President, Global Media, manages worldwide media relations for Business Wire, including building strategic relations with international partners. With more than 25 years in the news industry prior to joining Business Wire in 1998, Neil is an expert in global media relations.
Neil began his journalism career as a Newsman with United Press International, New York. Hershberg later joined Newsweek, New York, where he remained for more than 11 years serving in several
As Vice President for Berkshire-Hathaway’s Business Wire, Ibrey is responsible for all web communications services including corporate websites, the NewsHQ online newsroom, and the InvestorHQ IR site content management platforms.
Danny has more than 25 years of industry experience working directly with communicators on Capitol Hill and is the driving force behind the growth of Business Wire's Public Policy and LatinoWire services. On a daily basis Danny works with senior-level communicators in government, associations, advocacy groups, political campaigns, organized labor, non-profits, foreign governments and corporations – offering counsel on distribution strategies and target audiences. Danny also focuses on new
Expertise: Trade Show/Conference News Distribution
Leon Harbar, Vice President, Global Trade Shows and Events for Business Wire, oversees the sales, development and service of trade show and conference news distribution and online press kit products for the company. In addition, he develops and maintains exclusive relationships with some of the largest trade shows & conferences around the world.
Harbar joined Business Wire in 1993 as an Account Executive for the Los Angeles office. He holds a BSBA in Marketing from The Ohio State