Austrian News Agency IRW-Press Wins Silver Export Prize for Its Success in International Corporate News Distribution in German-Speaking Countries

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IRW-Press by Finanzkommunikation GmbH (“IRW-Press” or the “company”) is pleased to announce that the company was honoured with the 2022 Exportpreis (in Silver) in the category “Information and Consulting” on June 27, 2022 at the Exporters’ Nite, an event hosted by the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber ( The awards were presented by Harald Mahrer, President of the Chamber of Commerce, and Susanne Kraus Winkler, State Secretary of Economic Affairs.


The Exportpreis is awarded in five categories honouring Austrian companies that demonstrate exceptional export success and display innovative strength and a willingness to take risks. IRW-Press was selected as a winner by a prestigious jury for its export performance, innovation and high market penetration in the field of news distribution for foreign listed companies in the German-speaking area.


Joachim Brunner, Chief Executive Officer and owner of IRW-Press, states: “I am proud that our work at IRW-Press has been recognized in such a high-profile way. Receiving an award like the Exportpreis shows that we offer products that are sought-after and successful internationally. Further, it is also a testament to the performance of our employees and partners, with whom we successfully work together on 3 continents. I would like to thank them for the good cooperation over the past decades and I am already looking forward to the challenges in the future.” Finanzkommunikation GmbH is a leader in online corporate communications, providing its services to foreign public companies with an investor community in the German-speaking area. With its customer base comprising mainly North American and Australian companies, is a top player in capital market communications.


The company’s key objective is to translate and distribute international news and press releases for the German-speaking investor community. With its wide portfolio of products, also supports companies listed on the German stock exchange to maintain a good relationship with their regular customers as well as to attract and acquire new shareholders.


CEO Joachim Brunner and his team are committed to assisting its customers as a strong and reliable communications partner in the German-speaking financial markets.


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