“The lifeblood of capital markets is good information,” former FASB Chairman Robert Herz told a group of investor relations professionals. Communicating the numbers - and the forces that drive those results - is the business of investor relations. Good IR promotes liquidity and helps the capital markets arrive at accurate valuations.


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Communicating with capital markets

Telling your story to investors requires a unique blend of marketing and financial know-how. Johnson Strategic's experience in investor relations and financial communication adds value for you in the capital markets.

We assist companies on NYSE, Nasdaq and European exchanges in IR and corporate communications. We support best practices in disclosures, securities offerings, private equity transactions, restructuring and mergers. We serve clients in banking, insurance, mutual funds and other financial services.

Our strengths in reaching out to capital markets include:

• Communicating the numbers and ideas that drive value
• Crafting statements of corporate strategy & performance
• Writing news releases, annual reports, presentations & scripts
• Telling your IR story effectively via websites & social media
• Supporting M&A and other strategic or financial transactions
• Clarifying technical & financial content for investment audiences

We work closely with your team, approaching communication strategically to deliver substance - not "fluff" or "hype" - to financial audiences.

Dick Johnson has practiced IR for more than 20 years. Active in National Investor Relations Institute (NIRI) since 1991, he is a former president of the Kansas City chapter of NIRI, took the University of Michigan executive seminar in IR and was recognized for service in 2010. He has spoken at NIRI national and local events.

Dick serves on the board of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) in Kansas City and actively supports Financial Executives International (FEI).