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Breaking Borders: Introducing the Europe: National News Desk Package

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Do you want your stories to make the news internationally? You can now use MediaHQ to reach Journalists overseas. 

Imagine you have a story that you need to share with media contacts outside of Ireland and the UK. Where do you look to find these contacts ? How do you find their contact details? How do you know if the contact details you find are correct?  We have the answer for you; Our Europe National News Desks Contact Package. 

We are thrilled to announce the launch of our first international contacts package: The Europe National News Desks Contacts Package which is a package that contains over 1,000 contacts from every major news organisation across Europe. It is designed to help you to get your story in front of the eyes of every key journalist in Europe, build new relationships with international journalists and make the news in international publications. 

Our mission

At MediaHQ we work with over 280 press office teams and our goal is to provide them with all the tools they need to maximise their Media Relations and take away the everyday PR pains that many PR professionals experience. 

MediaHQ has come a long way since it began in 2006. However, our mission has always remained the same; “To help PR and communications professionals connect their stories with the widest possible audience.” 

With this in mind our team have worked extremely hard over the last few months creating this contacts package which will enhance our users media outreach to contacts overseas and we are delighted that it is now available for our customers to use. 

Everything you need to know about the Europe National News Desk Package

  • The package contains over 1,000 contacts across the 27 EU countries as well as the UK, Iceland, Norway, Switzerland, and Lichtenstein.
  • We will ensure every contact in the contact package is kept up to date.
  • You will be able to access these contacts easily. The contacts will be available to you on MediaHQ along with our current contacts.
  • You will be able to send your story overseas! 

Why now?

The Europe National Newsdesk contacts package became available for MediaHQ users to purchase in September, 2023. From talking with our users we learned the importance of targeting a larger audience not just in Ireland so we knew that our international contacts package would be a game changer for them, and it has proven to be just that.

Our users who have purchased this package over the past month include education based organisations, charity organisations and Large PR Agencies. They have been able to experience first hand the value of the Europe National News Desks Contacts Package.

Why purchase?

Do you work for an education based organisation that would like to target your stories to a larger audience on a global scale? Maybe you want to attract international students, promote your exciting initiatives to journalists outside of Ireland or maybe you would like to improve your institution's recognition across Europe.

Or do you work for a charity organisation looking to target a larger audience for your charity campaigns? Wouldn’t it be great to get your story to people outside of Ireland helping you to spread awareness across Europe, increase fundraising and support and improve the visibility and reputation of your organisation.

Or are you part of a large PR agency that has clients who would be interested in their campaigns reaching journalists overseas? Offer your clients the best experience by having access to contacts across Europe, helping them to gain increased coverage on their important campaigns. 

These are just a handful of some of the reasons our users purchased this package so join them in expanding your media outreach.

This is just the beginning. Keep an eye out for more international contact packages to come.

Want to hear more ?

If you would like to hear more about our international contacts packages please contact our sales team at 

Don’t waste any time, join other press office teams in expanding your Media outreach at an international level.

About MediaHQ

Designed for PR and Communications teams, MediaHQ is the all-in-one media contacts database and press release distribution software with the mission to connect your story with your audience.

It was founded by entrepreneur Jack Murray in 2009. Our cutting-edge software is the best, fastest and most accurate way to find the right journalists, build media and pitch lists in seconds, send press releases and get results.

The comprehensive MediaHQ database lists the details of over 60,000 journalists and media outlets across Ireland and the UK and is full of time-saving features.

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