MIAMI & NEW YORK – iCrowdNewswire has entered into an agreement with Pvblic Foundation to launch Pvblic Wire, a full service corporate press release newswire providing corporate communications services to Civil Society organizations, NGOs and non-profits globally. With this agreement, Pvblic Foundation joins Inter Press Service (IPS) and IMPACT Leadership 21 in The Civil Society Newswire providing extensive news distribution in Canada, Latin America, the United Kingdom and United States.
Pvblic Wire offers an easy-to-use software-as-a-service (SaaS) solution and an extensive proprietary network of social media channels, media and corporate websites, RSS channels, search engines, publishing partners and financial channels, delivering the most cost-effective news distribution available. Every press release is sent by email to thousands of media editors covering civil society causes and is syndicated worldwide to more than 5,000 publications that regularly publish content provided by Inter Press Service (IPS). All releases are guaranteed posting on hundreds of websites, including the Financial Content web network which has a monthly audience traffic exceeding 5 million unique visitors in the United States and 6 million globally.
“Pvblic Foundation is a perfect partner to align with iCrowdNewswire’s goal to increase visibility and investment in civil society organizations,” said Hector Botero, President and CEO of iCrowdNewswire. “It is a privilege to partner with such a talented and dedicated team of executives focused on promoting social change.”
“We are excited about this agreement, as the ability to globally disseminate information about our social impact campaigns and partnerships, as well as present quantifiable metrics back to our partners, provides PVBLIC with another vital tool to help amplify the messages of those who are changing the world,” said Daniel Wilkins, Executive Director of the PVBLIC Foundation.
About Civil Society
Civil society is the “aggregate of non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and institutions that manifest interests and will of citizens.” In 2009, the number of NGOs in the United States was estimated at 1.5 million, Russia had 277,000 and India around 2 million. There are currently 4,186 (NGOs) in active consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), the central platform on economic, social and environmental issues and one of the six main organs of the UN whose collective solutions advance sustainable development.
About PVBLIC Foundation
PVBLIC Foundation is an in-kind grant-making organization that harnesses the power of media assets to drive social change. Through partnerships with leading media companies, PVBLIC works strategically to pair media assets with key non-profits. We utilize existing and emerging technologies to increase issue awareness around important causes and to help non-profits amplify their message. @PVBLICF or visit www.pvblic.org
About Inter Press Service (IPS)
IPS is a global news agency set up in 1964 as a non-profit international cooperative of journalists and has general NGO consultative status with ECOSOC at the United Nations and the OECD (Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development) status of ODA-eligible international organization (Official Development Assistance). There are currently 4,186 (NGOs) in active consultative status with ECOSOC. IPS’ main focus is the production of independent news and analysis about events and processes affecting economic, social and political development. Engaging developing country journalists from all the regions of the world, the agency largely covers news on the Global South, civil society and globalization, operating a network that includes: IPS Africa, based in Johannesburg; IPS Asia-Pacific, based in Bangkok; IPS Europe, based in Berlin and London; IPS Latin America, based in Montevideo; IPS North America, based in the United Nations HQ in New York. IPS HQ is housed in the FAO headquarters in Rome. www.ipsnews.net
iCrowdNewswire is comprised of a team of senior news, financial services and corporate press release distribution services executives with extensive experience working with Dow Jones, Thomson Reuters, Business Wire, PR Newswire and Marketwired, among others. The highly experienced team is global in nature and based in Berlin, Hong Kong, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, Paris, Santiago, Sao Paulo and Singapore. iCrowdNewswire is a marketing technology, software and newswire company deploying communications software and technology with key partners in specialized market segments including markets that are largely underserved. These segments include civil society, alternative finance and crowdfunding, regulatory disclosure and global emerging markets. www.iCrowdNewswire.com
About IMPACT Leadership 21
IMPACT Leadership 21 is a global platform providing leadership solutions that drive change toward inclusive and sustainable economies. Our innovative solutions are focused on leveraging the global relationship and collaboration economy. As a social enterprise, we are committed to accelerating gender diversity at the highest levels of leadership and influence worldwide. www.impactleadership21.com