Some company news is none of your business and some is everyone's business -- that's where Business Wire comes in. The firm electronically distributes company press releases and other information to news media, online services, and databases worldwide. Business Wire disseminates full-text news releases in more than 200 industry segments. It has partnerships with major news organizations such as Agence France-Presse, Associated Press, Bloomberg, Dow Jones, and Thomson Reuters, as well as regional and local news agencies. Lorry Lokey founded Business Wire in 1961. It is a subsidiary of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway.