IPO Webinar Series: Life After the IPO
Thriving as a Public Company
Length: 60 minutes
In this four-part IPO Webinar Series, hosted by FTI Consulting, our experts will address the challenges, opportunities and market trends facing companies considering and preparing for an IPO. Each webinar in the series will focus on a different stage in the IPO process – from evaluating whether an IPO is an appropriate strategy to operating as a newly public company.
The fourth webinar in the series titled, Life After the IPO: Thriving as a Public Company, will explore the following:
- Are you acting like a public company?
- How to survive the first earnings call
- Maintaining valuation
- Disclosure practices
- Engaging all stakeholders through an integrated communications program
Who should attend:
- Board of Directors from privately held companies
- C-suite executives from privately held companies – CEO, CFO, GC, CMO, CCO and IRO
- Outside Legal Counselors
- Private Equity and Venture Capital Investors
CPE credit: Participation in the live webinar qualifies for 1 CPE credit. Field of Study: Finance
Please note that CPE credit can only be given to individuals who remain logged into the LIVE webinar and respond to the polling questions provided during the webinar. Please note that this is a NASBA (not FTI Consulting) requirement. In accordance with the standards of the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, CPE credits are granted based on a 50‐minute hour.
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Senior Managing Director, Strategic Communications, FTI Consulting, Inc.
Sherrie Weldon is a senior managing director in the Strategic Communications practice of FTI Consulting. Her broad industry background includes brand development, corporate communications, M&A communications and product marketing work for many of the world's most recognized technology brands, including Gartner, Philips, NXP, a semiconductor company founded by Philips, HP, Sony, Fujifilm and Xerox. Weldon’s work has been recognized by PRSA and IPRA for ‘Global Campaign of the Year' and by PRWeek for ‘Best Community Relations Campaign.'
Managing Director, Strategic Communications, FTI Consulting, Inc.
Nathan Elwell is a senior vice president in the Strategic Communications practice of FTI Consulting. He specializes in guiding the strategic direction of his clients’ investor relations programs and the development and evolution of their corporate communications. He has conducted considerable research on financial guidance and pre-releasing strategies, and has completed several projects concerning the effects of the annual amendments to the Russell indices. Elwell has made frequent presentations to NIRI chapters on subjects such as best practices in investor relations, effective targeting strategies, and managing relations between public companies and the investment community.
Karla Kimrey, CPE
Vice President, Investor Relations, Cloud Peak Energy
Karla Kimrey is Vice President of Investor Relations at Cloud Peak Energy Inc. Previously, she held a number of investor relations positions with UAP Holdings, StorageTek. J.D. Edwards, KN Energy and Vista Gold Corp.
Editor-at-large, IR Magazine
Neil Stewart is editor-at-large of IR magazine, a global business magazine covering corporate finance and related issues for investor relations professionals, CFOs, CEOs and other corporate executives.
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Karla Kimrey, CPE
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