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Thu., Nov. 13, 2014
FTI Aids Big Oil Refinery Re-Start
By Greg Hazley
 
hovensaFTI Consulting is representing Atlantic Basin Refining, a company formed by energy sector veterans to buy and re-start the one-time largest oil refinery in the western hemisphere amid the US shale boom.
Category: Financial PR & Investor Relations
Wed., Nov. 12, 2014
Joele Frank Works Dendreon Bankruptcy
By Kevin McCauley
 
dendreonJoele Frank, Wilkinson Brimmer Katcher works the Chapter 11 filing of Dendreon Corp., the Seattle-based biopharmaceutical house and maker of prostate cancer treatment Provenge.
Category: Financial PR & Investor Relations
Thu., Oct. 30, 2014
FTI Communications Revenue Climbs 7.5% in Q3
By Greg Hazley
 
FTI Consulting reported strategic communications revenue rose 7.5% to $46.6M in the third quarter 2014 on increased assignments in North America and Asia Pacific.
Category: Financial PR & Investor Relations
Wed., Oct. 29, 2014
Brunswick Aids Brokerage Amid LIBOR Probe Arrest
By Greg Hazley
 
TPBritish brokerage Tullett Prebon is relying on Brunswick Group for a PR defense after the UK's Serious Fraud Office filed criminal charges against TP broker Noel Cryan in the ongoing LIBOR manipulation scandal.
Category: Financial PR & Investor Relations
Wed., Oct. 29, 2014
ICR Feeds Freshpet in IPO
By Greg Hazley
 
freshpetNew Jersey-based refrigerated pet food producer Freshpet has engaged ICR for financial communications as it slates a $135M initial public offering.
Category: Financial PR & Investor Relations
Tue., Oct. 28, 2014
Embattled Mortgage Servicer Relies on PR, IR Help
By Greg Hazley
 
ocwenMortgage servicing giant Ocwen Financial is leaning on outside PR and IR support after New York State’s Dept. of Financial Services said it uncovered "serious issues" with the company, including backdating of letters to borrowers about loan modifications and foreclosures.
Category: Financial PR & Investor Relations
Fri., Oct. 24, 2014
ShoreTel Dials Joele Frank Amid Unsolicited Bid
By Greg Hazley
 
shoretelPublicly traded business VOIP technology provider ShoreTel has brought in Joele Frank, Wilkinson Brimmer Katcher for communications support as it weighs an unsolicited, $540M acquisition offer from Canadian rival Mitel Networks Corp.
Category: Financial PR & Investor Relations
Tue., Sep. 30, 2014
ICR Steps Up for Boot Barn in IPO
By Greg Hazley
 
boot barnBoot Barn, the western footwear retailer that filed Sept. 29 for an initial public offering, is working with ICR for media and investor relations support.
Category: Financial PR & Investor Relations
Fri., Sep. 26, 2014
Joele Frank Aids Endo in Pharma Tax Inversion Triangle
By Greg Hazley
 
endoIreland-based pharmaceutical producer Endo International is working with Joele Frank, Wilkinson Brimmer Katcher for PR support on an unsolicited takeover attempt of Auxilium Pharmaceuticals of Pennsylvania.
Category: Financial PR & Investor Relations
Thu., Sep. 25, 2014
Ex-LHA Staffer Pleads Guilty to Insider Trading
By Kevin McCauley
 
lucarelliMichael Lucarelli, who was director of market intelligence at Lippert/Heilshorn & Assocs., pleaded guilty to insider trading charges.
Category: Financial PR & Investor Relations
Wed., Sep. 17, 2014
W2O Woos Walsey
By Kevin McCauley
 
david walseyW2O Group has hired former client David Walsey as managing director of its BrewLife unit to lead its new outpost in San Diego.
Category: Financial PR & Investor Relations
Wed., Sep. 17, 2014
Firms Aid Smallpox Drugmaker in Bankruptcy
By Greg Hazley
 
smallpoxSIGA Technologies, the publicly traded, New York-based provider of an antiviral smallpox drug for the federal government, is working with outside PR and IR counsel amid a Sept. 16 Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing. 
Category: Financial PR & Investor Relations
Tue., Sep. 16, 2014
Blog: Stock Buyback Blitz May Be Coming to End
By Kevin McCauley
 
Apple, IBM, ExxonMobil lead Wall Street stock buyback blitz, which may be coming to end as investment for the future comes back into vogue.
Category: Financial PR & Investor Relations
Mon., Sep. 15, 2014
Sard Mines PR Support for Israel Chemicals in IPO
By Greg Hazley
 
potashIsrael Chemicals, the $6.3B fertilizer and specialty chemicals producer based in Tel Aviv, is working with Sard Verbinnen & Co as it slates an IPO on the New York Stock Exchange.
Category: Financial PR & Investor Relations
Fri., Sep. 12, 2014
ICR Advises IPO-bound Industrial Landlord
By Greg Hazley
 
indcorIndCor Properties, the Blackstone Group-owned indstrial real estate company slated an IPO expected to raise up to $1B, is working with ICR for financial communications.
Category: Financial PR & Investor Relations
Wed., Sep. 10, 2014
Brunswick Aids $9.1B Dollar General Hostile Bid
By Greg Hazley
 
dollar generalDollar General is leaning on PR counsel from Brunswick Group as it takes a $9.1B hostile takeover bid for rival Family Dollar straight to shareholders.
Category: Financial PR & Investor Relations
Wed., Sep. 10, 2014
Legal Services Provider Taps Sitrick Vet for New PR Offering
By Greg Hazley
 
brenda adrianLegal services provider KCC has former a strategic communications offering and hired crisis PR pro Brenda Adrian as managing director.
Category: Financial PR & Investor Relations
Thu., Sep. 4, 2014
RLM Finsbury Invades Bay Area
By Greg Hazley
 
doug michelmanRLM Finsbury has opened a San Francisco outpost to serve existing business and target new clients in the Bay Area and Silicon Valley.
Category: Financial PR & Investor Relations
Wed., Sep. 3, 2014
Sard Verbinnen Delivers PR to Harry & David
By Kevin McCauley
 
Sard Verbinnen is delivering media relations work to fruit basket delivery service Harry & David Holdings as it's purchased by Jim McCann's 1-800-Flowers.com for $143M cash.
Category: Financial PR & Investor Relations
Thu., Aug. 28, 2014
Stumbling Hertz Shores Up PR as Shareholders Beckon
By Greg Hazley
 
hertzRent-a-car institution Hertz has moved to calm shareholders as activists swirl amid a review and restatement of financial results and a profit warning.
Category: Financial PR & Investor Relations
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