Through communications, your message reaches beyond customers to investors, news media, analysts and employees. The right communications evoke desired changes in perceptions and behaviors from your stakeholders.
We strategize, write and produce:
- Annual reports
- Investor websites
- M&A (mergers and acquisitions) communications
- Earnings releases
- Investor call scripts and Q&As
- Annual meetings
- Media relations
- News releases
- Crisis communications
- Industry analyst relations
- Employee communications (digital, live events).
George Stenitzer was ranked #1 in annual reports by critic Sid Cato.
When you tell your investor story well, you capture fuller value for your stock. Make sure investors understand the value of your intangibles such as customer relationships, intellectual property and brands.
Annual Reports We’ve written and produced 20 award-winning reports for Fortune 500 and S&P 500 companies. Here’s a profile on our financial communications experience from NIRI (National Investor Relations Institute) Chicago.
Our annual reports for SBC, Ameritech, RR Donnelley and Tellabs won a series of #1 rankings from critic Sid Cato, Nicholson Awards from NAIC, and PR awards from Holmes and PRSA. More important, they made a measurable difference in persuading investors to hold and buy shares.
Mergers & Acquisitions We’ve executed mergers and acquisitions (M&A) communications for domestic and international acquisitions ranging from $100 million to $70 billion. Among them was the SBC-Ameritech merger, the second-largest deal ever at the time.
Earnings We’ve prepared more than 80 earnings packages for NYSE- and NASDAQ-listed companies. We write earnings releases, investor call scripts, annual reports, shareholder meetings, investor websites and more. With help, you can tell your story in an even more compelling way.
Customers seek third-party support for your company and solutions through news media coverage. Customers find your message more believable when it appears in news and social media.
We help you succeed in news media by:
- Creating messages
- Preparing spokespersons and posters
- Writing news releases and content
- Arranging media interviews
- Working with media on your behalf
- Addressing crises.
In the event of a crisis, we help you defend your business, your brand and your reputation.
Our deep crisis communications expertise addresses a broad range of issues. Among the crises we’ve managed to positive outcomes are:
- Executive succession
- Executive compensation
- Repricing of an acquisition
- Product safety issues
- Missed earnings expectations
- Restructurings and layoffs
- Union negotiations, protests and contracts
- Activist shareholders.
How you respond to a crisis will determine your future options. The right counsel can maximize your future options.
Industry Analyst Relations
Business-to-business customers seek input from industry analysts during their buying journey. Position your company and solutions for long-term success by establishing strong relationships with these key influencers.
We help you succeed by creating messages, preparing spokespersons, coordinating interviews and staging events.
Employees convey messages to customers every day. Through their words and actions, they can reinforce your brand and reputation. Or they can wreck it.
Employee communications are crucial to educating and motivating your people. It’s crucial for them to understand your company’s purpose, strategy and direction.
Well-informed employees extend your brand’s reach through social media and customer experiences. We help you deliver employee communications through events, digital media and print.