PRMuseum Summer School Series, 2018

Session VII: Financial Communications Bootcamp

Understanding how the economy and markets work is a critical skill for any PR practitioner. Financial Communications continues to be one of the hottest and most exciting areas of public relations. In this session, we will track the impact of markets, connect the dots to public disclosure, value the role of financial media relations and shareholder communications and look around the bend for how financial PR will be practiced.

Elliot Sloane , senior managing director, FTI Consulting

Elliot Sloane, senior managing director, FTI Consulting

Elliot Sloane is a Senior Managing Director in FTI Consulting, a strategic communications firm. He has provided strategic counsel to some of the world’s most notable organizations, ensuring effective communication to investors, the media, employees, policymakers, elected officials, and other critical audiences. He is often on the front lines with executive teams, helping them to manage through complex and difficult situations. In 1998, Mr. Sloane founded Sloane & Company, an award-winning strategic communications firm; He was executive vice president and general manager of Edelman Financial Worldwide; vice president, director of financial media relations at Ruder Finn, among others. Mr. Sloane holds a B.A. in English from Columbia College and is a member of the Public Relations Society in America.

A Q&A and networking reception will follow the event session.

When: Wednesday, November 7, 6:00–8:00 PM
Where: WeWork, 85 Broad Street, 27th Floor, New York, NY 10004

Session X, May 2, 2019: Branding with Brandi: Step Up Your Game, with Brandi Boatner, social and influencer communications lead, IBM
Session IX, April 10, 2019: Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Tech PR, with Alberto Canal, VP, strategic communications, Panasonic
Session VIII, December 12, 2018: Adventures in Travel PR, with Gail Moaney, executive vice president, Travel & Tourism Finn Partners
Session VII: November 7, 2018: Financial Communications Bootcamp, with Elliot Sloane, FTI Consulting
Session VI, October 23, 2018: Crisis Communications: The Truth Shall Set You Free, with Mike Paul, President, Reputation Doctor® LLC
Session V, August 2, 2018PR for non-profits, with Lucas Bernays Held, Director of Communications, The Wallace Foundation
Session IV, July 26, 2018How to be a Corporate Spokesperson w/ Bob Varettoni, Director of Corporate Communications at Verizon
Session III, July 19, 2018: Food/Wine PR w/ Julie Sternberg, Senior VP of Food & Beverages at Hunter PR
Session II, June 28, 2018Tech PR for New Technologies: from Drones to VR to Blockchains, with Ethan Rasiel, CEO, Lightspeed PR
Session I, June 12, 2018The Future of Healthcare PR with Craig Rothenberg, founder of Rothenberg Communications LLC