Media Relations The evolving distribution and role of press releases With fewer and fewer journalists working in newsrooms, press releases have a very different audience from what they had about two decades ago. By Lou HoffmanApril 10, 2014 SHARE To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.