Business Wire, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is the global leader in news release distribution and regulatory disclosure. Investor relations, public relations, public policy and marketing professionals rely on Business Wire for secure and accurate distribution of market-moving news and multimedia. Founded in 1961, Business Wire is a trusted source for news organisations, journalists, investment professionals, and regulatory authorities, delivering news directly into editorial systems and leading online news sources via its multi-patented NX Network. Business Wire has 18 newsrooms worldwide to meet the needs of communications professionals and news media.
The PRCA promotes all aspects of public relations and internal communications work, helping teams and individuals maximise the value they deliver to clients and organisations.
What we do
The Association exists to raise standards in PR and communications, providing members with industry data, facilitating the sharing of communications best practice and creating networking opportunities.
How we do it and make a difference
All PRCA members are bound by a professional charter and codes of conduct, and benefit from exceptional training. The Association also works for the greater benefit of the industry, sharing best practice and lobbying on the industry’s behalf e.g. fighting the NLA’s digital licence.
Who we represent
The PRCA represents many of the major consultancies in the UK, and currently has over 350 agency members from around the world including the majority of the top 150 UK consultancies. The PRCA also represents over 250 in-house teams, including many of Europe’s leading corporations and UK public sector organisations, as well as individual and freelance PR and communications practitioners.
Opinium are the market research partners for WiPR. Opinium help their clients harness the power of insight to build, grow, promote and make strategic business decisions. They’re an award winning strategic insight agency built on the belief that in a world of uncertainty and complexity, success depends on the ability to stay on the pulse of what people think, feel and do. www.opinium.co.uk
Women in PR works in conjunction with a number of like-minded organisations where we organise joint-events or provide special, joint-offers to our members. These include: