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The majority of us likely ushered in 2019, like every year prior, with well-intentioned resolutions—all of which seem to be forgotten by the time the last drop of champagne is poured on New Year’s Eve. This is true in life and business. In the communications field,...
NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
Sloane & Company placed in the top 10 in MergerMarket’s 2017 ranking of communications advisors for M&A. Sloane’s deal value increased 247% from 2016. To view the entire league table, click here: http://bit.ly/2DGmYIe Also see this PRWeek article:...
Ad Age Mentions Sloane for Panera’s Corporate Communications Agency of Record Around the Panera / Au Bon Pain Deal
Panera Bread is reuniting with Au Bon Pain by buying the smaller bakery chain and naming a new CEO, major changes that come four months after Panera was acquired and taken private by investment firm JAB. Anomaly handles creative content and social campaigns for...
Sloane’s Josh Hochberg moderated a panel at a Jefferies IR forum in Silicon Valley on cyber threats. Joining Josh were Mark Ray, Managing Director & Head of Digital Investigations, Nardello & Co. and Jennifer Martin, who leads Covington & Burlingin’s West...
Sloane’s Dan Zacchei Participates in American Bar Association Panel “Shareholder Activism and Contested Corporate Elections: Lessons from the Trenches”
Sloane’s Dan Zacchei participates in online panel titled, “Shareholder Activism and Contested Corporate Elections: Lessons from the Trenches,” sponsored by the American Bar Association.
Sloane’s Dan Zacchei Speaks at Law Firm Schulte Roth and Zabel’s 8th Annual Shareholder Activism Conference
On October 26th Dan spoke on a panel for SRZ’s annual event, discussing Sloane’s work for investor venBio in its proxy contest against Immunomedics, who Sloane now represents for ongoing PR/IR. [Link to article]
Sloane & Company in PR Week: Why Panera challenged McDonald’s, Burger King, and Wendy’s on kids menus
Panera Bread founder and CEO Ron Shaich threw down the gauntlet against counterparts at McDonald’s, Burger King, and Wendy’s on Wednesday, challenging them to eat off their chains’ kids menus for one week or re-evaluate what they are serving to children. The chain’s...