News of Russell Redding’s appointment gets national coverage

Feb 04, 2011

The news of Russell Redding's appointment has been widely picked up by media in the local area, the region and the nation.

The Associated Press moved the story on its wire, as did Reuters. Shortly after the announcement, Channel 69 in Allentown did a TV report. Locally the story appeared in the Intelligencer, the Courier Times, the Inquirer, the Reporter in Lansdale, the Times Herald in Norristown and the Allentown Call. Further out, the appointment was publicized in Pottstown, State College, Lancaster and in many other central Pennsylvania newspapers.

It made the NBC web site and agricultural publications such as Country Folks and Progressive Dairy.

Nationally, the DelVal news was seen or heard in scores of towns and cities, including Los Angeles, San Francisco, St. Louis, Cincinnati, Richmond, Nashville, Dallas, Indianapolis, San Antonio, Pittsburgh, Portland, Savannah, Green Bay and Bluefield, West Virginia. The PR Newswire reports the story was picked up by 225 outlets and a Google search produced 726 responses.