Cision's New PR-Industry CisionBlog Features Social Media Experts, Other Thought Leaders


    CHICAGO, Jan. 13 /CNW/ -- Cision, the leading provider of media research,
distribution, monitoring and analysis services for the public relations
industry is sharing the insights of its thought leaders in social media and
other disciplines with the new CisionBlog, an interactive forum dedicated to
"Helping Communications Professionals Navigate the Evolving Media Landscape."

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    Anchored by Cision executives Heidi Sullivan, Director of Media Research,
and Jay Krall, Manager of Internet Media Research, CisionBlog's initial focus
on social media will expand in 2009 to feature guest writers from Cision who
will share their insights into public relations media research, media contact,
news distribution, media monitoring and media measurement and analysis in the
print, broadcast and online worlds.

    "Cision has tremendous intellectual capital to share with the PR
industry, and CisionBlog provides an excellent platform for our thought
leaders on all forms of media and communication," said Stephen Debruyn,
Cision's Vice President, Marketing. "Heidi Sullivan and Jay Krall got
CisionBlog off to a terrific start in 2008, and in 2009 we expect to broaden
and deepen the online conversations we engage in on the blog - especially
about integrated PR media management applications enabled by our CisionPoint
dashboard and services."

    Debruyn said CisionBlog complements the company's active webinar program
focused on hands-on PR tactics and strategy, as well as its participation in
numerous other PR knowledge-sharing activities. Cision's senior executives and
thought leaders are active in industry associations, seminars and events that
help set the agenda for best practices in PR. Cision's research department
manages the PR industry's most extensive global CisionPoint media database,
with more than 900,000 media contacts in 150 countries, updated more than
10,000 times a day. Cision is also a global leader in print, broadcast and
social media monitoring services and in PR measurement and analysis services.
Its clients range from leaders of the Fortune 500 to small fast-growth
enterprises to most of the world's top public relations agencies.

    About Cision AB:
    Cision AB is a global industry leader in business and communication
intelligence. The firm provides media research, distribution, monitoring and
communication evaluation, as well as target group identification and
distribution of information for PR and IR purposes. Cision AB has annual
revenue of SEK 1.9 billion, and has around 2,700 employees in Canada, China,
Denmark, Finland, Germany, Hong Kong, the Netherlands, Norway, Portugal,
Singapore, Sweden, Lithuania, United Kingdom, and the United States.


For further information:

For further information: Stephen Debruyn, Vice President, Marketing of
Cision, +1-312-986-4974, Web Site:

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