PR Newswire Celebrates Black History Month with Promotional Communication Packages to Engage with African American Influencers

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, Jan. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — With a population of nearly 43 million and a projected buying trend in excess of $1 trillion by 2015*, the growing African American consumer market represents enormous opportunity.

PR Newswire, the global leader of innovative marketing and communications solutions, recognizes the importance of this market and, in celebration of Black History Month, is offering customers special discounts on select communication services to reach and engage with African American media, influencers and consumers.

Click here to learn about the special Black History Month offerings.

"We recently enhanced our African American distribution offerings by incorporating 14 targeted news categories," said Dalia Paratore, director of multicultural products and services, PR Newswire. "Clients can target and share their content with journalists, producers, and bloggers who specifically cover a wide range of important African American industry sectors, such as entertainment and music, religion, health & fitness and Fashion & beauty."

PR Newswire's African American news feed is published on many highly-trafficked public news sites such as those of The El Paso Times, Las Vegas Business Press, Orlando Sentinel and KGO- TV ABC 7.

*The Nielsen Company: The State of the African American Consumer

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