With ICR since 2009, Katie has led pre-IPO and publicly traded global healthy living, packaged foods and supermarket retail and distribution brands through all aspects of strategic communications. Her career experience includes senior-level capital markets advisory and deep sector knowledge in healthy living, supermarket retail/distribution and packaged foods.
Throughout her career, Katie has analyzed companies from the perspective of a strategic corporate communications consultant and an equity analyst. Her perspective provides management teams with unique insight into Wall Street and enables clients to navigate all financial communications situations, including IPOs, secondary offerings, crises communications, M&A and executive transitions, short-seller attacks and shareholder activism.
Prior to joining ICR, she worked at Georgeson, a leading provider of strategic shareholder consulting services with a focus on mergers and acquisitions, proxy contests and corporate governance consulting. Prior to Georgeson, Katie was a consumer analyst at the multi-strategy hedge-fund, Dawson Herman Capital Management. She earned a B.A. in Journalism and Media Communications from Rutgers University.