Cision Expands Access to UK Broadcast Media
New coverage gives clients access to thousands of hours of radio and TV programming
CHICAGO, IL, February 27, 2008 Cision (us.cision.com), a leading provider of premium broadcast management applications, today announced that its U.S. clients can now access expanded broadcast media coverage from across the United Kingdom. Existing clients will receive this content free of charge for the first 30 days of service.
Cision customers can now access top news and public affairs programs and track thousands of hours of television and radio programs throughout the United Kingdom. With today’s announcement, Cision has added monitoring capability for more than 900 hours each week of radio and television programs.
“Our clients need to be able to monitor broadcast coverage on a local, national and international level,” said Joe Bernardo, Cision President and CEO of North America. “Our expanded offering allows them to meet the changing PR landscape with a solution that provides increasing coverage around the globe.”
Clients can access UK television and radio coverage both via Cision’s dedicated broadcast platform Digital Showroom, as well as CisionPoint and MediaSource, allowing them to track local, national and international coverage in one place. Clips can be ordered via digital clip, DVD or, for an additional charge, video/audio tape. After the first 30 days of automatic delivery of UK broadcast content to existing clients there will be an additional charge for UK coverage.
The expanded UK coverage bolsters Cision’s offerings, which already include daily access to more than 25,000 hours of coverage in all 210 U.S. media markets.
Cision is a leading global media intelligence company, serving the complete workflow of today s communications, social media and content marketing professionals. Offering the industry s most comprehensive PR and social software, rich analytics and a Global Insights team, Cision enables clients to improve their marketing and strengthen data-driven decision making. Cision also represents the Gorkana Group, PRWeb, Help a Reporter Out (HARO) and iContact brands. Headquartered in Chicago, Cision has over 100,000 customers worldwide and maintains offices in Canada, U.K., France, Germany, Portugal, Sweden, Finland and China. For more information, visit www.cision.com or follow @Cision on Twitter.