PRSourceCode has acknowledged Joe Austin, Ventana Public Relations' vice president of client services, as a "Top Tech Communicator". Austin is experienced in handling media tours, press conferences, strategic planning, and media/analyst relations for companies in security, data storage, and networking grounds. Content service public relations provider (CSP) PRSourceCode provides services to industry accolade, IT journalism, conference, and public relations communities. Ventana Public Relations supplies strategic marketing communications services to a customer base comprising technology companies, including startups and market leaders. The top five small, mid-sized, and large PR agencies, top 15 corporate PR departments, and PR practitioners deserving credit for individual achievement were honored by the second Annual Top Tech Communicators Survey.
Packers promote Crane as PR coordinator
The Green Bay Packers have promoted PR intern Rob Crane as PR coordinator. Crane will serve as the team's primary writer of all football releases in his new position. He will also coordinate player interviews and assist media relations efforts. Having a bachelor's degree in communications, Crane, 23, held the post of a student assistant in the school's sports information department from 2003-2006. As student assistant he served as sports information director for three varsity programs and assisted media relations for 31 sports. Crane has completed an internship with the NBA's Entertainment and Player Marketing Division.
24-7PressRelease.com adds PR and marketing firm directory listing
Press Release Newswire, one of the chief press release service distributors, has recently launched its PR & marketing firm directory. The directory is accessible online at 24-7PressRelease.com. Providing free headlines in over 200 categories of news, 24-7PressRelease.com is ideal for PR and marketing firms seeking online exposure with search engine optimization. The site on average serves around 2 million headline impressions per day. The directory comprises two categories of listings, basic and enhanced listing. Basic listings provide access to add a company name, contact information, address, phone/fax, and website. The enhanced listing option, in addition to the features of basic listings, allows adding corporate logos, up to 5 keywords that will link directly to any website, a list of up to 5 major clients, and a 200-word description field.