PR Newswire is acquired by global media intelligence leader Cision.

It has been announced that PR Newswire has been acquired by global media intelligence leader Cision. Cision provides not only software and services for PR professionals to research and engage the media, but also tools and resources to the journalism community.

Cision owns Help a Reporter Out (HARO), another leading community similar to ProfNet, that connects journalists and new media creators to sources for their articles

Cision CEO Peter Granat will oversee the combined organization

Cision CEO Peter Granat will oversee the combined organization and content.

 HARO has over 475,000 active sources and experts to help journalists complete their stories.

What this means for you: there will be no changes to the PR Newswire for Journalists or ProfNet services.

We’ll be integrating our services with HARO in the future to widen our network and provide more qualified, global sources for you.

Read more about the announcement here
http://www.multivu.com/players/English/7859551-cision-acquires-pr-newswire/

We look forward to the opportunities that will emerge as a result of the deal and will keep you updated on any developments.

Thanks for being a part of the PR Newswire for Journalists and ProfNet communities!

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