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Company Overview of Business Wire, Inc.

Company Overview

Business Wire, Inc. operates in commercial news distribution business. It allows member companies and organizations to transmit their news releases, regulatory filings, photos, and other multimedia content to journalists, news media, trade publications, financial professionals, institutional and individual investors, Internet portals, information Web sites, investor services, regulatory authorities, business-to-business decision-makers, and the general public in the Americas, Europe, the Asia-Pacific, the Middle East, and Africa. The company’s solutions include Smart News Release platform that provides text news releases and multimedia content; Smart Marketing Page, a communications platform...

44 Montgomery Street

39th Floor

San Francisco, CA 94104

United States

Founded in 1961

Phone:

415-986-4422

Fax:

415-788-5335

Key Executives for Business Wire, Inc.

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
President and Director
Founder and Member of The Board of Directors
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Operating Officer
Age: 48
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

Business Wire, Inc. Key Developments

Business Wire Names Marty Feil as Vice President, News Systems and Technologies

Marty Feil, the architect of several key data monitoring, editorial workflow, and accounting applications during his more than 18-year affiliation with Business Wire, has been named the company's vice president of news systems and technologies. Feil was brought in as a consultant in 1995, and came on board in a full-time capacity in 2010 as director of software engineering news systems technology. In his new role, Feil assumes supervisory responsibility for the three core teams: news, database administrators, and quality assurance. He reports to Steve Messick, company's chief information officer.

Business Wire Names Danny Selnick as Senior Vice President, Strategic Markets

Danny Selnick, has been named senior vice president, strategic markets. In his new role, Selnick will focus on new business development opportunities across many sectors that would clearly benefit from Business Wire's innovative portfolio of products and services. Well known in the Washington communications community, Selnick has acted in an advisory capacity to senior-level executives and officials at public relations agencies, government, associations, advocacy groups, political campaigns, organized labor, non-profits, foreign governments and corporations. Selnick joined Business Wire in 2007, tasked with creating its Public Policy division. Its services are popular among associations, advocacy groups, non-profits, unions and government agencies as a proven platform to communicate their views to critical constituencies, including the media, decision-makers, influentials and the public. He assumed the additional responsibility of LatinoWire in 2012, growing its revenues to record levels.

Business Wire Appoints Danny Selnick as Senior Vice President, Strategic Markets

Danny Selnick, a 28-year industry veteran who has been the driving force behind the growth of Business Wire's Public Policy and LatinoWire services, has been named senior vice president, strategic markets. In his new role, Selnick will focus on new business development opportunities across many sectors that would clearly benefit from Business Wire's innovative portfolio of products and services. Selnick joined Business Wire in 2007, tasked with creating its Public Policy division.

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