J. Graeme McWhirter
J. Graeme McWhirter was a co-founder of Medialink Worldwide and was a director and Executive Vice-President until December 31, 2005.
Medialink is the world's biggest producer of fake news products such as video news releases. Under the "separation agreement" with Medialink Worldwide, McWhirter will be paid $180,000 for consultancy services until July 1, 2006 and will receive a total severance payment of $1.5 million over the next five years. 
"From 1984 to 1988 he was Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Commonwealth Realty Trust, a publicly quoted Real Estate Investment Trust. From 1976 to 1984, McWhirter was with KPMG Peat Marwick in London and Philadelphia as manager," a biographical note on the Medialink Worldwide website states. 
Other SourceWatch resources
- Fake news
- Audio news releases
- Satellite Media Tours
- Public Service Announcements
- Video news releases
- "J. Graeme McWhirter, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman, Teletrax", Medialink Worldwide, accessed January 2006.
- "Medialink Announces Teletrax Management Change; Moskowitz, Nobbs Assume Management Duties; New TV Syndicator Contract Signed", Media Release, January 5, 2006.