capital markets insights + financial relationships = meaningful results
Capital Markets Expertise

Investor Relations

C-Suite Consulting

Transaction + Communications

INFLUENCE

Wall Street insight + senior level counseling

What We Do

Investor Relations + Integrated Communications

EVC Group LLC is a strategic financial and corporate communications firm providing clients with unparalleled capital markets insight, access to long standing Wall Street relationships and senior-level counsel generating meaningful results for clients.

EVC Group offers insight-based custom programs to meet the individual needs of its clients, from getting on the map to staying on the map to going IPO.

Trust

noun – \ ˈtrəst \

assured reliance on the character, ability, strength, or truth of someone or something

Integrity

noun – \ in-ˈte-grə-tē \

firm adherence to a code of especially moral or artistic values

Knowledge

noun – \ ˈnä-lij \

the fact or condition of knowing something with familiarity gained through experience or acquaintance with or understanding of a science, art, or technique

Experience

noun – \ ik-ˈspir-ē-ən(t)s \

practical knowledge, skill, or practice derived from direct observation of or participation in events or in a particular activity

EXPERTISE

trusted advisors + strategic communications

Investor Relations

Insight-based strategic communications and market relations influence

Established in 2002, EVC Group serves a diversified portfolio of life sciences, technology and business sectors. With a deep bench of senior-level staff and wide range of networks, the firm prides itself on being able to continuously provide top-level experience, knowledge and counsel—all the ingredients needed to be a trusted advisor for its clients.

Strategic Capital Markets Counsel

Message Development & Positioning

Buy Side & Sell Side Targeting, Marketing

Shareholder Communications

Corporate Finance

Financial Media

Shareholder Communications

SHAPING INFLUENCE

The success of any investor relations program hinges on branding all communications with the investment community. Our programs are created to ensure all management communications deliver strong branded messages when speaking with Wall Street.

Financial Community Marketing

BUY-SIDE // SELL-SIDE

We consistently interface with fund managers, sell-side analysts, family offices and key retail brokers to broaden our network of investment professionals and build value-added relationships for our clients. Our approach has proven results with potential new holders and builds stronger positions with existing holders.

C-Suite Consulting

Enhanced leadership style and refined communication skills

We assist our clients in winning the support and loyalty of key constituencies by providing specific training and counseling programs that enhance and refine their leadership style and communication skills.

Executive Visibility and Thought Leadership

Executive Coaching

Leadership Alignment

Board Relations

Thought Leadership

PURPOSE INSPIRATION

Working extensively with senior executives to improve their effective leadership, we assist clients in winning the support and loyalty of key constituencies by providing specific training and counseling programs that enhance and refine their leadership style and communication skills.

Executive Coaching

POSITIONAL FOCUS

We’ve not only successfully executed specific one-off projects for clients and prepared executives for a new role or crisis events, but also created ongoing successful development programs.

Transaction and Crisis Communications

Successful navigation of private to public

Our mastery of the IPO process allows us to accentuate our clients’ distinct advantages and differentiated offering from a business and investment perspective. We develop effective media outreach campaigns tailored to the investment community.

M&A, IPOs, Corporate Fundraisings

Analyst and Investor Events

Financial and Trade Media

Unexpected Management Transitions

IPO Communications

PUBLIC IMPACT

The transition from a private to public company is considered to be one of the most critical times for a growing business. There are many steps — including those leading up to the IPO — that are crucial for a company’s success. Our mastery of the IPO process allows us to accentuate our clients’ distinct advantages and differentiated offering from a business and investment perspective.

Financial and Trade Media

SUCCESSFUL OUTREACH

We know communicating with the financial and trade media is a successful approach to reaching the investment community and recommend a financial/trade media outreach program as a portion of any investor relations program.

SECTORS

diversified portfolio of life sciences, technology, business sectors

Industry Diversity

Segment tailored communications for diverse sectors

Our value-added approach is based on the combination of industry segment knowledge and expertise, in-depth analysis of a client’s operations, and consistently expanding reputation as a resource to investors and analysts. In addition, by earning the role of a trusted advisor, our team reduces management risk while enhancing management productivity.

We create and execute programs for clients that are tailored to specific goals and objectives, and are based on extensive research of target audiences. Our focused approach and advocacy for management has earned long-term relationships extending more than a decade with clients ranging from micro-caps to large-caps.

Life Sciences

Technology

Business Services

Our Team

Senior Investor Relations Specialists

Leadership

Michael Polyviou // Managing Member

With more than 25 years of investor relations and corporate communications experience across a broad spectrum of industries, Michael became Managing Member of EVC Group LLC in 2018 and leader of the firm’s nationwide network of senior specialists. Prior to his position as Senior Vice President at EVC Group, he was a Senior Vice President in Hill & Knowlton’s New York Corporate and Financial Communications Practice; was a Co-Founder and Partner of Capital C Partners, a strategic communications consultancy and a Senior Vice President at FD (now FTI Consulting). He began his professional career on Wall Street with Lehman Brothers.

Doug Sherk // Founder

In 2002 Doug founded EVC Group Inc. to focus on creating communication programs that generated tangible results for a select number of companies. In addition to EVC Group, his more than 30 years of experience include CEO of West Coast Operations of one of the largest global communications companies, Morgen-Walke Associates; founder of RedChip Partners, the corporate services division of RedChip.com affiliated with Roth Capital Partners; and founder of GCI Financial, the investor relations practice within GCI Group, a subsidiary of Grey Advertising.

Our Team

Senior Investor Relations Specialists

Each specialist brings more than 25 years of financial knowledge and communications experience from a variety of career disciplines and market sectors to become embedded within the clients’ business as an extension of their C-Suite. Achieving measurable results and making a significant difference to the clients’ business is the goal of every specialist.

Trusted Guides

INFLUENCE SHAPERS

Achieving measurable results and making a significant difference to the clients’ business is the goal of every specialist.

CONTACT

OUR LOCATION

125 Half Mile Road, Suite 200
Red Bank, NJ 07701

CALL US

+732-933-2755

DROP US A LINE

info@evcgroup.com

Working Together

To discuss how EVC Group can create and execute an effective financial and corporate communications program for your business, contact info@evcgroup.com.

TWITTER

@evcgroup

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