The original architecture and design newswire. The industry’s biggest media network. 25 years of experience in international media relations.

v2com is the first international newswire specializing in architecture and design, distributing press kits to journalists. It serves as an intermediary between design professionals and the media. On the one hand, v2com promotes projects to boost their visibility, while on the other it provides a customized tool that journalists use for preparing their articles.

v2com’s international network of specialized media outlets is the world’s largest of its kind. The team continuously updates its data and meets the ever-increasing demand for new accounts.

The origins of v2com

The v2com newswire was founded in 2008 by Pierre Bélanger and Julie Payette. Their ambition: to facilitate the discovery of design news and provide a fast and effective tool for the media, at an affordable price.

Pierre Bélanger, artistic director and architectural technologist, and Julie Payette, a specialist in international media relations in the design industry, have a total of more than 25 years of experience in the field.

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Our values

Building a better world

Creativity. Innovation. Environment. Humanity

We believe architecture and design are noble, useful disciplines that help improve people’s quality of life while protecting our planet. Sustainability and environmental responsibility are core personal and professional concerns for us. v2com’s ambition is to help build a better world, and support individuals, companies and organizations sharing that goal.

Each project or product that stands out significantly for its sustainable and environment-friendly qualities is eligible for a 10% discount on any distribution package, at all times.

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Emotion, beyond the mundane

Sensitivity. Inspiration. Passion. Enthusiasm.

Do work and emotions mix? At v2com, they definitely do! Our team members share boundless enthusiasm for their work and a deep passion for architecture and design.

We are always on the lookout for projects that appeal to us. Cultural diversity, the poetry of light, textures and materials, the magic of images, innovation and originality: our strong feelings and inspirations shine through in our work with the media, while we remain focused on producing the best possible impact for our clients.

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The most beautiful colour: transparency

Integrity. Loyalty. Honesty. Transparency.

Loyalty and integrity are fundamental values for v2com. We invest in honest, transparent communications with our clients, media, partners and colleagues. We are for freedom of expression, the sharing of opinions and the discussion of ideas, all in a trusting and open atmosphere.

Being frank and transparent with clients allows us to build strong relationships, do top-quality work and deliver the best possible results.

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