Business Wire Promotes Ranzo Taylor to Vice President, Global Data Operations

SAN FRANCISCO—-Ranzo Taylor has been promoted to vice president, global data operations at Business Wire.

Hot Topics Recap: Super Bowl 46

NEW YORK—-Recap of Super Bowl related stories that have moved on Business Wire

Stefan Hoppe Named Business Wire’s D/a/ch Regional Manager

FRANKFURT—-Stefan Hoppe, formerly of Thomson Reuters Markets, joins Business Wire Europe as D/A/CH Regional Manager.

Breaking Digital Signage Expo News Distributed By Business Wire and Virtual Press Office Available

LAS VEGAS—-As the official news release distribution services for the Digital Signage Expo, Business Wire/Virtual Press Office will be posting exhibitor news releases and electronic press materials on a dedicated show news archive within the official show site. (3 hours ago)

The XBRL Factor: Extensible Business Reporting Language is Here

NEW YORK—-Business Wire’s free award-winning webinar series will kick off the year with a tutorial on XBRL, Extensible Business Reporting Language, given by its resident experts Gary Purnhagen and Ali Paksima. (13 mins ago)

Gregg Castano Named Business Wire President

NEW YORK—-Gregg Castano, who has played a key role in Business Wire’s international expansion and whose analytical skills have helped identify promising new business opportunities, has been named president, Cathy Baron Tamraz, chief executive officer, said today. (53 mins ago)

Social Media Tips for Press Releases, Public Companies and Newbies Featured in FREE Webinars by Business Wire

NEW YORK—-Business Wire’s free award-winning webinar series will close out the year with webinars that straddle the communications spectrum from investor relations to social media. (53 mins ago)

Business Wire’s New Canada Website Focuses on Products for Canadian News Issuers

TORONTO—-Business Wire today announced the launch of a dedicated website serving the Canada market, focusing on North American news, products and services for Canadian news issuers and regulatory filers, and professional resources for this key market. (43 mins ago)

Business Wire and the International Paris Air Show Sign a Partnership Agreement

PARIS—-Business Wire, world leader in business information communications, and the International Paris Air Show, Le Bourget, the world’s leading aerospace event, which is due to be held at Paris Le Bourget from 15th to 18th June 2009 for trade visitors and from 19th to 21st June for the general public, have announced that they have signed a partnership agreement. (16 mins ago)

Where 2 Get It Named Google Adwords Authorized Reseller

ANAHEIM, Calif., BUSINESS WIRE — Where 2 Get It, Inc., leading provider of local search for national brands that provides Web, mobile and search based locators for big brands, has become one of the companies to be named to the Google AdWords Authorized Reseller ‘ program. (5 hours ago)