She has extensive experience in the areas of strategic counsel and financial communications, Alternative Investments, and the retail industry.
Dawn advises C-suite executives and boards on high-stakes business issues and ongoing communications activities. She has extensive experience in the areas of strategic counsel and financial communications, Alternative Investments, and the retail industry.
Dawn helps executive teams and boards of directors position their organizations to realize opportunities and overcome challenges from economic, market, environmental and societal changes and transformative events. She also supports clients in their ongoing corporate positioning and investor relations activities, including complex financial disclosures and corporate events, including earnings surprises, management transitions, litigation matters, and changes to proxy disclosures, among others.
Her client portfolio includes leading multinational organizations in the financial services, retail and consumer products industries, as well as high profile alternative investments firms. Many of her client relationships extend 15 years or more.
Prior to joining Kekst CNC, Dawn was Vice President of Investor Access, a New York-based investor relations firm. She was previously a Marketing Communications Executive in Marsh & McLennan Companies’ insurance broking and risk management division.
She holds a BA in English Literature, magna cum laude, from Drew University, and an MBAin Finance, with Distinction, from New York University’s Stern School of Business, with an emphasis in Business Communications. Dawn is a trustee, member of the executive committee and co-chair of the communications and development committee of Vera Institute of Justice and is a member of the Board of Directors of the Legal Action Center.