About Us

About Us

Business Wire, a wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, is the global market leader in commercial news distribution. Thousands of member companies and organizations depend on Business Wire to transmit their full-text news releases, regulatory filings, photos and other multimedia content to journalists, financial professionals, investor services, regulatory authorities and the general public worldwide.

In fact, Business Wire has the most comprehensive news and disclosure network in the world. We originate hundreds of thousands of news announcements each year, with a dramatic impact on capital and commercial markets around the globe and in virtually every industry sector.

Worldwide Disclosure Experts

Business Wire offers services for satisfying regulatory obligations in the US and around the globe. Our in-house EDGAR team - an industry first - makes Business Wire the largest EDGAR filer in the newswire sector. Business Wire also offers Canadian SEDAR and UK Regulatory filings, along with disclosure fulfillment in Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, Sweden and Switzerland.

Pinpoint News Delivery

In the US, our Business Wire, AutomotiveWire, EntertainmentWire, HealthWire and SportsWire networks offer more than 200 industry segments to provide highly targeted news delivery to relevant audiences. Business Wire also provides services for issue-specific news such as corporate social responsibility and public policy with our CSR Circuit and Public Policy Circuits. Demographic markets include Hispanic, African and Asian American.

Unmatched Global Partnerships

Business Wire is the only commercial newswire that has full-text carriage provisions with all of the world's leading news organizations: Agence France-Presse, Associated Press, Bloomberg, Dow Jones and ThomsonReuters.

Unsurpassed Photo and Multimedia Distribution

Via Business Wire's exclusive Smart News Release platform, text news releases and multimedia content are posted online and distributed to key audiences via the Business Wire network. Photo Smart News Releases are posted directly to Yahoo! Finance, distributed to daily newspapers in the US via the Associated Press photo network and posted to community and industry-based websites. Smart News Release also offers photo distribution to newspapers and media in the UK, Europe and Asia via leading photo agency partnerships.

Measurement and Insight

Business Wire's suite of measurement and monitoring services, NewsTrak, provides news release distribution statistics, website posting reports, online viewership data, media clips, media intelligence, reputation management and analytics.

Tradeshow & Conference Partnerships

Our tradeshow and conference division is at the forefront of innovation, providing integrated communications tools to public relations and investor relations professionals. By working with leading industry shows and financial conferences, including having Official Wire status at dozens of them, we provide unique additional exposure for our members' news.

More Newsrooms, More Accurate

Business Wire continues to be a proponent of personalized customer service. With more newsrooms than any other commercial newswire, Business Wire provides better local support with fast turnaround of your news releases and greater accuracy. That's what more than 50 years of experience and credibility can do for you.