He said: "Our experience shows us that many organisations find PR
firms expensive, lacking top-level broad journalism experience, and
requiring clients to commit to restrictive contracts and retainers.
"To address this need and to
offer smaller organisations the opportunity to gain media coverage at
a low cost, we launched STOP PRESS.
"We have streamlined the whole
process to make the service as simple and straightforward for
companies as possible. This includes creating an on-line ordering
facility on our website and establishing a turn around time of just 48
Since its launch last year,
Peterborough-based (meaningfulmedia) has been specialising in
providing media and identity guidance to charities and NGOs.
As well as working for charities
including the Refugee Arrivals Project and the Nepal Trust, it also
worked on a voluntary basis with Peterborough's Orton Longueville
Through creating and launching the 28
days - £28,000 Countdown Appeal, which gained wide regional media
coverage, (meaningfulmedia) helped the school qualify for Business and
Enterprise Status and entitlement to £600,000 of Government money.