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HighWire announces promotions and key appointments to the Executive Leadership Team

6 February 2017

New senior roles created to boost deeper strategic engagement with customers


University of California, (UC Press), selects HighWire's BenchPress for its new journal: Case Studies in the Environment

31 January 2017

HighWire Press is pleased to announce that University of California Press (UC Press) has selected BenchPress as the manuscript submission, editorial tracking, peer review, and production tracking system for its new journal, Case Studies in the Environment. The new journal, which is set to launch in mid-2017, is now accepting online submissions.


Silicon Valley CEO appointed to Northern Ireland US Advisory Council

18 January 2017

HighWire Press CEO Dan Filby offers insights and connections for Technology and Publishing Sectors in Northern Ireland


Royal College of General Practitioners’ launches its first open access journal with HighWire Press

17 January 2017

BJGP Open joins flagship journal British Journal of General Practice on HighWire’s JCore platform

BJGP Open, the Royal College of General Practitioners’ new open access journal, has been launched on the HighWire JCore platform today, joining the British Journal of General Practice which was launched on JCore in 2013.

American College of Cardiology Expands Partnership with HighWire Press

16 January 2017

Entire JACC Journals Program Now Hosted on HighWire's JCore Platform


HighWire Press acquires Semantico

11 December 2016

HighWire Press, leading publishing technology provider and partner of choice, announces another milestone investment

Richard Padley, Chairman, Semantico (left) and Dan Filby, CEO, HighWireRichard Padley, Chairman, Semantico (left) and Dan Filby, CEO, HighWire


HighWire and Glencoe Software Partner to Deliver In-Line Video for Journal Publishers

29 September 2016

Glencoe Software, Inc. is pleased to announce that HighWire Press Inc., the leading technology platform and strategic partner to scholarly publishers and societies, has named Glencoe’s Data InPress Video Injection Service ( as a partner for delivery of video content for its partner publishers. For any journal on HighWire’s JCore platform, videos can automatically be inserted into published text and viewed on any computer, phone, or tablet.


Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory and HighWire Press announce one-click submission from bioRxiv to seven more leading biomedical journals from three publishers

13 September 2016

American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB), the American Physiological Society (APS), and The Public Library of Science (PLOS) have together added an additional seven journals to bioRxiv’s one-click submission program supported by BenchPress, the manuscript submission system from HighWire Press.   


Strategic partnership delivers results for HighWire customers and readers

9 September 2016

Twenty-one HighWire publishers see increases in readership through recent partnership with TrendMD

HighWire Press, Inc., the leading technology platform and strategic partner to scholarly publishers and societies, announced today initial success of its partnership with TrendMD. The TrendMD content recommendation widget has delivered over 1.36 million additional article views to HighWire publishers, attracting over 272,000 new readers across 156 journals on the HighWire Open Platform.

HighWire Belfast office welcomes Lord Mayor

5 September 2016

HighWire hosted a visit from the Lord Mayor of Belfast, Alderman Brian Kingston, at the Center of Excellence in Belfast.

The Lord Mayor met with the HighWire team, including recent graduates of the HighWire Training Academy, he commented, “HighWire’s commitment and focus on developing a high quality talent pool supports not only their business goals, but also benefits the Northern Ireland business community.”