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October 13, 2006 18:05 ET

Market Wire Proud to Sponsor Radio-Television News Directors Association Edward R. Murrow Awards

LOS ANGELES, CA--(CCNMatthews - October 13, 2006) - Market Wire, a leading newswire in North America and a full-service distributor of company press releases and material news, is proud to sponsor the Radio-Television News Directors Association (RTNDA), the world's largest professional organization devoted exclusively to electronic journalism, Edward R. Murrow Awards.

The RTNDA Awards Dinner and Show is scheduled for Oct. 16, at the Grand Hyatt New York. The black-tie event will honor the 2006 Edward R. Murrow Award recipients and the RTNDA/UNITY Awards recipients, which honor news organizations demonstrating a commitment to diversity. More than 3,000 news directors, news associates, educators and students are reached via RTNDA communications, also supported by Market Wire.

"We're proud to work with RTNDA to recognize the efforts of thousands of journalists who deliver news daily," said Jessica Strange, director of media relations, Market Wire. "And we're especially honored to be a part of such an important awards ceremony and to be able to show our support for empowering diversity."

RTNDA represents local and network journalists in broadcasting, cable and other electronic media in more than 30 countries. In addition to Embedded Video, Conference Calls, and Webcasting, Market Wire's broadcast services are expanding to include extensive distribution through the AP Express network (reaching more than 900+ broadcast stations in the U.S.) as well as offering products and services related to the production of VNRs, B-roll, and more. For more information on our upcoming broadcast options, call Market Wire at 800-774-9473 or visit us at www.marketwire.com.

About Market Wire

Market Wire, a CCNMatthews Company, is a full-service distributor of corporate press releases. The company boasts one of the largest media distribution footprints in North America with the most secure and cost-effective distribution of real-time news to thousands of media outlets including AP, Dow Jones, Bloomberg, Reuters, Yahoo!, and MSNBC.

Committed to world-class client service, industry-leading distribution, technology innovation and market-leading strategic relationships, Market Wire serves PR and IR professionals with key workflow solutions including Easy PR/IR, SEO, ListLogix, and more.

A full listing of the company's products and specific distribution points can be found at www.marketwire.com.


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