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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.”


First Minister visits HighWire office in Belfast

31 August 2016

Northern Ireland’s First Minister welcomes the expansion of HighWire and its contribution to the local economy

The First Minister of Northern Ireland, Arlene Foster, visited the recently opened HighWire office in Belfast, to welcome the Silicon Valley-based company and show her support for HighWire’s investment in the local economy.

Speaking as she met Dan Filby CEO at HighWire Press, Inc., and the team, she said:“Companies such as HighWire are at the very heart of Northern Ireland’s growing economy.”


Claire Milburn joins HighWire as Business Development Manager, EMEA

8 August 2016

HighWire Press, Inc., the leading technology platform and strategic partner to influential scholarly publishers and societies, is pleased to announce the appointment of Claire Milburn in the role of Business Development Manager for EMEA.


HighWire Press Enables Launch of AACC’s The Journal of Applied Laboratory Medicine

1 August 2016

The Journal of Applied Laboratory Medicine, an online journal, is optimized for discoverability and mobile reading experience on the HighWire Open Platform

The American Association of Clinical Chemistry (AACC), a global scientific and medical professional organization dedicated to better health through laboratory medicine, launched its new, online journal, The Journal of Applied Laboratory Medicine (JALM), on the HighWire Press, Inc.’s Open Platform on July 31, 2016. 


HighWire Press announces new Usage Vizor publishing analytics tool

29 July 2016

Vizor Suite adds tools to provide publishers with new insight into how research is used

Building on the success of Impact Vizor and extensive feedback from the publishing community, HighWire Press today launches Usage Vizor, a new visual analytics and reporting tool for publishers.


John Sack, HighWire Press to host Keith Gigliello, American Society of Hematology, in first webinar on article-level insights and strategic publishing decisions

25 July 2016

John Sack and Keith Gigliello discuss delivering the answers to questions that publishing teams and editorial boards ask and what curiosity can uncover with article level metrics in a webinar on August 9.


bioRxiv Explained: Tracy Capaldi-Drewett talks to John R. Inglis. Executive Director of Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press

21 July 2016

1.          What is bioRxiv?  

bioRxiv is Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory’s not-for-profit preprint service.  A preprint is a complete but unpublished manuscript yet to be certified by peer review. bioRxiv makes preprints in biomedicine freely and immediately available online, with DOIs that make them citable and discoverable. 

2.         What’s the demand for a service of this kind?


HighWire boosts customer performance with three key hires

21 July 2016

Following the opening remarks by HighWire Press, Inc. CEO, Dan Filby at the Spring HighWire Publishers’ Meeting, the HighWire leadership team has been further strengthened by the appointment of three key individuals: John Doherty, Director Technical Support; Andre Kvaternik, Senior Director Professional Services; and Rob Smyth, Director of Engineering Quality Assurance. 


Institutional Investor Journals Selects HighWire as a Strategic Business Partner for Hosting Journal Content

20 July 2016

Institutional Investor Journals (IIJ) has selected HighWire Press, Inc., to host their entire list of 15 journals on the JCore platform. IIJ’s publications serve the institutional investment community, providing access to research and findings from the world’s leading experts in the field.