On February 7, 2018, NIRI LA and the Society for Corporate Governance hosted a conversation and luncheon with Greg Taxin, founding principal of boutique advisory firm, Spotlight Advisors, that specializes in providing assistance in activist investor situations. Greg highlighted the latest activism trends and provided insight on how we can work with our Board and executives to prepare for activist pressure from shareholders. His full presentation is attached for review.
On April 5, 2017, the NIRI Los Angeles Chapter hosted an engaging panel of leading IR professionals. The panel had a lively discussion regarding quiet periods, analyst/investor days, rogue analysts, social media, surveillance and just about everything else in between.