What exactly is a press release?

Don't know what a press release is? Multi-award winning former journalist turned public relations writer, Delroy A. Whyte-Hall! Explains that a press release is a one-page document that announces some news about an organization or business related to:
  • Events (charity functions, online seminars, live presentations, etc.)
  • Awards;
  • New hires;
  • Company mergers, partnerships, anniversaries, etc.;
  • New products and services;
  • Industry updates; and
  • Any creative topic linked to current news or trends that builds buzz!
  • Media members receive press releases “over the wire.” 
"This simply means that a news service distributes your press release via satellite, landline, or the Internet to thousands of media outlets and journalists worldwide," said Mr. Whyte-Hall, who has had many years working as a newspaper reporter and editor. He's is now head of his own public relations consultancy, Whyte-Hall Communications, LLC, that provides PR programming and copywriting services for clients around the world. Need to get a professionally written press release done ASAP? Mr. Whyte-Hall can be contact at http://whytehallcommunication.com/contact_us