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.
Ibrey Woodall, Vice President of Web Communications for Business Wire, oversees the sales and service of the Business Wire NewsHQ Online Newsroom and InvestorHQ Investor Center products, and for creation of the Business Wire/Bulldog Reporter Communicators Online Newsroom Practices Survey. With more than 27 years of experience in the industry, she is considered an industry expert in online newsrooms with social media integration.
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
Expertise: Social Media, Social Marketing, Mobile Marketing, Google Glass News and Content Creation, Consumption, Distribution, Integrated Marketing and PR.
Serena Ehrlich, Director of Social and Evolving Media, is responsible for internal and external content creation and distribution services, ranging from PR programming to social media updates. With more than 20 years of experience in the content distribution industry, Serena understands both sides of the content and news industry -