professional press release imageIs there a difference?  Isn’t a press release and media release the same thing.  Well the answer is yes and no.  they refer to the same piece of paper, the press release but media release is specific in terms that it is referring to the fact the press release will be distributed to media outlets.  Depending on your PR agency, it could mean a mass emailing to all the news rooms they have on file or a call to the media contacts they have established relationships with.