How it works
Create a compelling press release using our easy how-to guide. Include photographs, illustrations and links to video and social media accounts.
Upload release and supporting content to NewzEngine and select media sectors/locations.
Submit release to a NewzEngine editor for quality checking, if it passes you will be notified and your release will be published and distributed to targeted media sectors and globally through news aggregators.
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NewzEngine provides reach
NewzEngine distributes news releases, documents and multimedia direct to journalists and media outlets in New Zealand, Australia and Asia Pacific. It also syndicates your news to the world’s top news aggregators.
To provide an easy to use, highly professional, communications distribution platform that provides significant reach, to the appropriate outlets, for news generators and communications professionals.
Deliver a high quality distribution service
Support clients through our easy to use platform
Ensure distributed content gets to the right outlets
Deliver an excellent service that clients will recommend
Apply professional editorial standards to news and content.
NewzEngine’s founders have decades of journalist/communications/management experience.
We have designed an innovative system that ensures a simple user-journey while maintaining strict quality control and distribution of the release product.
Before a release is distributed it is first viewed by our qualified editors. If it doesn’t meet our standards, we’ll let you know so that you can re-submit. This provides you with the reassurance that your release has been viewed by a communications professional prior to distribution.
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Sarah Putt Co-Founder, CEO, Director
Sarah is a communications professional with over 20 years’ experience as a public relations practitioner, editor, journalist and commentator. She has previously worked for MYOB, Orion Health and Anthem in communication and marketing roles. Sarah has reported extensively on technology and telecommunications and is currently a regular technology commentator for Radio NZ. Previously she was editor of Computerworld and her work has appeared in a variety of publications including Stuff, NBR and NZ Herald.
Selwyn Manning Co-Founder, CTO, Director
Selwyn has a background as an investigative political journalist with over 25 years media experience. He is the owner of Multimedia Investments Ltd, and has provided political commentary for New Zealand, Australian and British broadcast media. Selwyn is a former New Zealand Government press secretary and holds MCS (Hons.) and BCS (Hons.) degrees. He was appointed as establishment chair of AUT University’s Pacific Media Centre (2007-2009) and was chair of AUT University’s school of communications Industry Advisory Board (2012-2013). Previously he was co-editor, director and former chair of Scoop Media (2001-2009).