January 1, 1980

Business Wire opens its New York office which eventually becomes the company’s co-headquarters and the home base for much of the company’s senior management team. Other offices open during the decade in Atlanta, Charlotte, Cleveland, Denver, Miami, Nashville, Newport Beach, Philadelphia, Phoenix, San Diego and Silicon Valley.

Business Wire begins archiving its releases in popular databases, including Lexis/Nexis and Factiva.

Business Wire’s future leadership team joins the company, including President Gregg Castano (1985) and Chief Operating Officer Phyllis Dantuono (1986).