Our Sponsors

We are fortunate to have many professional resources in the San Francisco Bay Area to help us achieve our investor relations objectives and goals. The following is an alphabetical list of NIRI San Francisco chapter Platinum and Gold sponsors who enable us to deliver valuable educational and networking events throughout the season.


Autonomous  Research logo

Autonomous Research is the leading independent research firm covering the financial services industry in Europe, the US and China. Founded in 2009 as a partnership with no outside investors, the firm has distinguished itself with in-depth, unbiased investment research on global banks, brokers, asset managers, insurance, information services, payment-technology, mortgage finance and consumer finance companies. Its recently-launched Fintech practice explores the impact of technology on the future of finance, including blockchain, roboadvice, artificial intelligence, crowdfunding, virtual reality, and digital currencies.  For more information, visit http://www.autonomous.com/

Ginny Woods
+1-646-561-6205
gwoods@autonomous.com
http://www.autonomous.com/


Business Wire logo

Business Wire, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is the global leader in press release distribution and regulatory disclosure. Investor relations, public relations, public policy and marketing professionals rely on Business Wire to accurately distribute market-moving news and multimedia, host online newsrooms and IR websites, build content marketing platforms and provide audience analysis that improves engagement with specified target markets. Founded in 1961, Business Wire is a trusted source for news organizations, journalists, investment professionals and regulatory authorities, delivering news directly into editorial systems and leading online news sources, while boosting SEO and social media engagement via its multi-patented simultaneous NX Network. Business Wire has more than 30 bureaus worldwide to securely meet the varying needs of communications professionals and news consumers. Contact us at +1-888-381-9473 or info@businesswire.com or visit www.BusinessWire.com.

Learn more at BusinessWire.com and the BusinessWired blog; follow updates on Twitter: @businesswire or on Facebook.

Tana Johnson
+1-415-986-4422, Ext. 319
Tana.Johnson@businesswire.com


Blender logo

Blender is an award-winning, digital agency specializing in website design and investor marketing solutions. We’ve worked with over 500 private and publicly traded companies on all major stock exchanges including NYSE, NASDAQ, and TSX. We know what investors are looking for and how to make your story resonate with them.

For more information please visit www.blendermedia.com.


Ipreo logo

Backed by the world's leading investment banks and led by the people who revolutionized the market intelligence industry in the 1990's, Ipreo offers unparalleled capital markets expertise to the corporate community.

Superior intelligence and contacts data

Ipreo uses innovative methodology to bring the next generation of solutions to our corporate clients. Ipreo's dedicated team of experienced analysts offers market & sector intelligence, in-depth ownership analysis, investor targeting, buy-side perception studies, and special situation analytics. Our unique holistic capital structure approach provides broader perspective and richer insights.

Ipreo's Bigdough platform offers the most accurate and comprehensive database of institutional investor contacts & profiles, including the most robust hedge fund data on the market. Paired with a dynamic communications platform for targeting and managing investor relationships, Bigdough has become the industry standard for Investor Relationship Management.

Holly Hansen
+1-415-608-8972
Holly.Hansen@ipreo.com
http://www.ipreo.com


NYSE logo

NYSE Group is a subsidiary of Intercontinental Exchange (NYSE:ICE), a leading operator of global exchanges and clearing houses, and a provider of data and listings services. NYSE Group operates U.S. exchanges, related data products and technology services. The equity exchanges -- the New York Stock Exchange, NYSE MKT and NYSE Arca -- trade more U.S. equity volume than any other exchange group. NYSE is the premiere global venue for capital raising, leading worldwide in IPOs since 2012, including technology IPOs. NYSE Arca Options and NYSE Amex Options are leading equity options exchanges. For more information, please visit www.nyse.com.

Linda Pazin
+1-650-461-6968
linda.pazin@nyse.com


Joele Frank

Joele Frank is a leading strategic financial communications and investor relations firm recognized for our intellect, integrity and intensity. We help our clients take control. Since our founding in January 2000, we have pursued a clear purpose: to deliver excellent, effective and accountable communications counsel and support to enable our clients to achieve their goals. We have a well-established track record of helping our clients assess their situation, weigh options, establish objectives, and quickly arrive at a strategy that enables them to move forward with strength and confidence. We immerse ourselves in our clients’ businesses and stand by them. And we hold ourselves accountable for performance. For more information, visit http://www.joelefrank.com/.

Eric Brielmann
+1-415-869-3951
ebrielmann@joelefrank.com


Q4 Web Systems logo

Q4 is the fastest growing cloud-based investor relations and capital market solutions to the IR Industry with over 1,200 clients. Public companies the world over (many of which are Fortune 1000 brands) look to our leading web and intelligence solutions to power successful (and award winning) IR programs – and to better connect with their investors, make more effective decisions, and understand the capital markets. Visit www.q4inc.com  to learn more.

Ken Keating
+1-415-461-8290
kenk@q4websystems.com


S&P  Capital

S&P Capital IQ and SNL IR Solutions have come together as S&P Global Market Intelligence to offer IR professionals the solutions they need to optimize their investor relations program. We have combined analytics and research with web services to create a complete suite of IR solutions for essential intelligence and communication.

Monitor analyst sentiment, track shareholders and benchmark against the competition using the S&P Capital IQ desktop. Our key data sets include private and public company financials, analyst research and estimates, transcripts, ownership data and news, and key developments like corporate actions, M&A rumors and executive changes.

Leverage market insight to tell the best version of your story using our IR web services and communication tools. Our custom websites are built upon your brand and optimized for market trends, and include a proactive, 24/7 support team to ensure your web presence is meeting industry standards. Responsive, interactive design engages your investors anywhere, and our ancillary services provide top-of-the-line tools for webcasting & conference calls and ethics & compliance.

Visit our website to learn more, or contact our sales team at irsales@snl.com or 866.296.3743.