What do you do when you get an invitation from someone on LinkedIn that you don’t really know?
Perhaps its someone in the same industry, or a person connected to someone else that you might know quite well. Should you link with them?
By Farah Merchant, Business Wire SEC Chair Mary Jo White recently issued a staff report to Congress on disclosure reform initiatives. The report, mandated by Congress in the 2012 Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act, offers an overview of the SEC’s Regulation S-K. Regulation S-K pertains to disclosure, and first applies to companies upon IPO […]
by Tom Becktold, Senior Vice President, Marketing In case you missed Friday’s (February 7, 2014) Wall Street Journal story, Speed Traders Get an Edge, Scott Patterson reported about a high-frequency trader that licenses Business Wire content. In the piece, the reporter details how, with equal access to our file as news organizations, the firm was […]
We are so excited to announce a handful of promotions within our executive and sales management teams! Brenda Bell assumes the role of regional vice president. Based in the Denver office she will be responsible for the company’s operations in Arizona, Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, New Mexico, Nevada, Utah and Wyoming. With 28 years in the newswire industry, […]
by Matt Allinson, International Media Relations Supervisor I recently had the good pleasure of speaking with Tony AbiHanna, a Managing Director at News Services Group (NSG) in Dubai. NSG is a leading news service provider in the Middle East and North Africa and a distribution partner of Business Wire. With more and more client news […]
Turn your press release into a charging warhorse By Joanne Ngo and Alex Howard, Business Wire January 31, 2014 is the first day of the Lunar New Year, the most celebrated holiday in China, Vietnam and other parts of Asia. It is a celebration honoring new life. It is a highly anticipated holiday full of […]
By: Hannah Kelly, Business Wire, Paris This year marks the 100th anniversary of one of the most important milestones in the history of public relations – Ivy Lee’s management of the 1913-1914 Colorado Coal Strike aftermath. The term ‘Public Relations’ first appeared in the 1897 Year Book of Railway Literature, and the original press release, […]
By: Ciaran Ryan & Zara McAlister , Business Wire Toronto Editors The odds are forever stacked against them, and yet we can’t help but cheer them on. They may not be as big or as strong as their rivals, but they all hold the potential for greatness. They are underdogs. They’re the stuff of sport’s […]
By Serena Ehrlich, director of social + evolving media Earlier this week, Business Wire Boston hosted a VIP discussion regarding the changes facing the communication industry in 2014. This conversation included a discussion on Google, Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest changes for 2014, as well as the impact of smartphones on human behavior and how all […]
By Ai Arakawa, Media Relations Specialist, Business Wire/Tokyo I recently had the opportunity to take a business trip to Singapore. In the course of my meetings, I was able to speak with some very influential members of the Singapore media. What I took away was a new knowledge of the country’s media and some tips […]