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FGS Global Works $10B Zendesk Deal

Fri, Jun. 24, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

ZendeskFGS Global represents Zendesk as the San Francisco-based customer engagement software company is acquired by Hellman & Friedman and Permira investment firms in a $10.2B deal.

Kekst CNC Works Lucid Energy Deal

Fri, Jun. 17, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

LucidKekst CNC handles Lucid Energy Group as it agrees to be acquired by Targa Resources in a cash deal worth $3.6B.

Longacre Works Revlonís Chapter 11 Makeover

Thu, Jun. 16, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

RevlonLongacre Square Partners handles communications for the reorganization of Revlon, which on June 16 filed for Chapter 11 in US Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York.

ICR Inc. Takes Blue Nile Public

Mon, Jun. 13, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

Blue NileICR Inc. is handling media for Blue Nile, an online retailer of conflict-free diamonds, as it goes public via a deal with Mudrick Capital Acquisition Corp. special acquisition company.

Kekst CNC Trots Out Turkey Deal

Thu, Jun. 9, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

FosterKekst CNC is working for Greenwich, CT-based Atlas Holdings as it acquires family-owned Foster Farms, which markets a top-selling turkey and chicken brand in the West.

Krauss Takes CCO Post at Chubb

Thu, Jun. 2, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

Cheryl KraussChubb Limited has tapped Cheryl Krauss as senior vice president, Chubb Group and chief communications officer, effective June 6.

Public Policy Holding Co. Grows 28%

Wed, Jun. 1, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

Public Policy Holding Co.Public Policy Holding Co. posted 28.2 percent revenue growth to $99M in 2021, a year that included completion of an IPO and listing on the London Stock Exchange’s AIM market of small and medium-sized growth companies.

Brunswick Group Mines Media for Gold Fields

Tue, May 31, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

GoldFieldsBrunswick Group is handling South Africa’s Gold Fields Ltd. as it inks a $6.7B agreement to acquire Canada’s Yanama Gold to create the world’s No. 4 gold mining company.

Sunstar Strategicís Murphy Moves to Allspring

Fri, May 13, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

Melissa MurphyMelissa Murphy, executive VP at Sunstar Strategic, has joined Allspring Global Investments, which has more than $540B in assets under management, as head of PR.

Financial Firms Rebounded in 2021

Fri, Apr. 29, 2022

By Jon Gingerich

Executives from the top ranked Financial PR firms
O’Dwyer’s interviewed executives at some of the top-ranked PR agencies representing the financial services sector to find out if the slump caused by the COVID-19 pandemic is over and what the future holds as a market correction looms on the horizon.

Affirmís IR Chief Takes Teneo Spot

Mon, Apr. 18, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

Ronald ClarkRonald Clark, VP-IR at San Francisco-based fintech company Affirm, has joined Teneo as managing director of its SF outpost.

ICR Helps Fortune Gobble Up DíArtagnan

Fri, Apr. 1, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

D'ArtagnanICR Inc. handles Fortune International as it acquires D’Artagnan, a leader in the “farm-to-table” movement in a deal pegged in the $100M range.

Edelman, ICR, Prosek Top Financial Rankings

Wed, Mar. 30, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

EdelmanEdelman (+18.6 percent to $100.8M), ICR Inc. (+60.7 percent to $97.8M) and Prosek Partners (+29.9 percent to $70M) topped O’Dwyer’s 2022 ranking of financial PR firms.

Sard Verbinnen Works $11.6B Alleghany Takeover

Tue, Mar. 22, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

Berkshire Hathaway & AlleghanySard Verbinnen & Co. represents Alleghany Corp. as the insurer agrees to to be acquired by Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway via an $11.6B cash deal.