ABOUT US

At Acquire Media, digital media is all we do.

We are an advanced technology company devoted to delivering text news and multimedia with guaranteed reliability in formats that make content instantly usable and searchable. We serve the news, digital publishing and financial services communities, which depend on the speed of our delivery service, our reliability, our 24x7 support, plus our ability to handle multiple formats and delivery options.

Our specialty is news and other time-sensitive content - acquiring it from publishers and distributing it to corporate servers, websites and end users with near-zero latency and pinpoint filtering. We are the industry's most technically-sophisticated media delivery service for aggregated content.

We provide syndication and delivery services to some of the most respected publishers in the world including Dow Jones, PR Newswire, Business Wire, The New York Times Syndicate, McClatchy Interactive, McClatchy Tribune, CanWest, Canada NewsWire, Briefing.com, The Press Association, Market News International, Tribune Media, and The Washington Post News Service.

We provide inbound content management services for major players in the financial and information services marketplace: Schwab, Thomson, NASDAQ, FactSet, SNL Financial, Alpha Trade, One Source and Hoovers.

We deliver more than 400,000 news articles a day, over the public Internet, with near-zero latency.

Our Team

Acquire Media is committed to excellence. The core team has worked together for over 15 years, developing and bringing innovative products and services to the marketplace. Our newer members have been selected not only for their specific expertise but also for their dedication to client service. Our customers tell us that we provide the best and most responsive customer support in the industry.

Directors

Dr. Lawrence C. Rafsky, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director
Ph.D. Yale, formerly with IDD/Dow Jones, WavePhore, Bell Labs, ADP, Chase Manhattan, and Citibank;
founder of FAME Software and co-founder Gari Software Associates.

Bradley J. Scher, President, Chief Operating Officer
Formerly with IDD/Dow Jones, WavePhore, Memory Technologies Inc, and GE.

Robert Ungar, Chief Technology Officer
Formerly with IDD/Dow Jones, WavePhore, Raytheon, and Boston Technologies.

Dr. Roberta Guarino, Executive Vice President Research and Development
Ph.D. Princeton, formerly with IDD/Dow Jones, WavePhore, Bell Labs, ADP, and Citibank;
co-founder of Gari Software Associates.

Sales and Licensing Team

Don Rigg, Vice President, Sales
Responsible for relationship with financial institutions, hedge funds and other users who need aggregated content. Has been in sales for 17 years, 13 serving the financial markets.

Jason McGorty, Director, Publisher Licensing & Operations
With 10 years’ experience working with information providers from around the globe, Jason manages the business and technical relationships with Acquire Media’s content providers.