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Press Release

A statement given to the press regarding news in a company or other organization. A company may announce a merger, an expansion, a bankruptcy, or any other major event. Press releases are designed to put the announcement in the best possible light for the company or organization; therefore, it is important to check the accuracy of any information contained therein.
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The company's decision to give one-dollar press releases comes at a time when many businesses have limited marketing budgets.
But one tool companies frequently overlook is the press release.
The new JCN Japanese press release sevice will be available to listed companies worldwide who wish to improve their disclosure in Japan, and develop or improve investor relations within the Japanese financial community.
Consequently, these companies are reluctant to include preliminary cash flow numbers in press releases that could change in the period between the earnings release and the subsequent 10-Q filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
The company circulates draft press releases by e-mail through its financial, executive and legal groups, the last of which includes SEC counsel.
So they draft an announcement arid disseminate it as a press release.
Press releases bear two basic types of announcement: 1) "Look What Mama/Papa Brought You' and 2) "I Read the Newspaper Before You Did.
This feature is expected to be especially helpful to those who must route press releases, and any subsequent changes, through a review and approval process.
Online Press Release Distribution to high quality networks (like Google News and other Large Networks like Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and other trusted online media websites) doesn't only guarantee an increase in visibility and exposure, but also an increase in authority and trust as you are also building a credible brand in every press release that you distributed.
Information set forth in this press release pertaining to third parties has not been independently verified by Alvarion and is based solely on publicly available information or on information provided to Alvarion by such third parties for inclusion in this press release.
com features press release tips and resources for visitors who want to learn more about press releases through its PR Fuel website and newsletter.
org, as well as "the guru of cranking up Web visibility through effective optimization of press releases and leveraging news search" by Gord Hotchkiss, President and CEO of Enquiro.