NEW YORK, March 13, 2017 – The Connecticut chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG), the premier global association for private equity and mergers and acquisition professionals, today announced it had engaged Lumentus, the strategic communications consulting firm that helps clients positively engage online with target and stakeholder audiences. Lumentus will work with ACG Connecticut to provide increased visibility for the chapter and promote attendance at its events.
Lumentus will actively manage the chapter’s social media assets and leverage its communications expertise to engage with current and prospective members, promote ACG Connecticut activities, and share content from the chapter’s sponsors. To further enhance the impact of these efforts, Lumentus has partnered with Owen Blicksilver Public Relations, a financial communications consulting firm specializing in private equity, real estate, mergers and acquisitions, and crisis communications.
“As one of the fastest growing and most vibrant ACG chapters in the country, we’re eager to help middle-market companies connect with targeted prospects and customers,” said Mark Campbell, President, ACG Connecticut. “Lumentus brings us greater ability to engage our members, both current and prospective, and connect them with tools they can use to grow professionally and expand the market. We’re looking forward to working with Lumentus and its digital expertise.”
“We are excited to be working with ACG Connecticut and helping them in their outreach initiatives,” said Laurence Moskowitz, Managing Partner and Chief Executive, Lumentus. “Social media is a vital tool for reaching a target audience, and with one as sophisticated as ACG Connecticut’s, a combination of industry knowledge and social and online expertise is mandatory. We look forward to applying our capabilities toward expanding the visibility of ACG Connecticut and amplifying its presence.”
About ACG CT
The Association for Corporate Growth, founded in 1954, is the premier global association for professionals involved in corporate growth, corporate development, and mergers and acquisitions for mid- to large- sized companies. The Connecticut Chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth is one of the fastest growing, most vibrant ACG chapters in the country. The organization comprises close to 300 local professionals focused on middle-market corporate growth mergers and acquisitions, financing opportunities, business development, joint ventures, licensing arrangements, etc.), including a diverse group of private equity funds, intermediaries, lenders and service providers. For additional information, visit www.acg.org/connecticut.
About Owen Blicksilver Public Relations
Owen Blicksilver Public Relations, Inc., founded in 2001 and based in New York, is a financial communications consultancy specializing in private equity, M&A transactions, real estate, bankruptcy and litigation, crisis communications, and corporate positioning and reputation management. The firm has broad relationships with financial and trade media, and helps its clients promote their expertise to key audiences.