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September 2016
News Release

Casteel Schoenborn Investor Relations and Corporate Communications

Promotes Kate Croft to Vice President

WILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y. – September 15, 2016 – Casteel Schoenborn announced the promotion of Katherine L. Croft to vice president of investor relations, effective immediately.  Croft will retain her role as director of media relations at the investor relations and corporate communications firm.

Croft, who previously served as senior manager of investor relations, is responsible for planning and executing public relations and investor relations strategies for Casteel Schoenborn’s diverse set of clients, including publicly traded banks with assets ranging from $500 million to more than $100 billion as well as corporate clients in a range of other industries.

“Kate handles high-pressure, high-stakes PR and IR challenges on a daily basis on behalf of our clients, serving them as a trusted advisor and a skilled communicator,” said Jeffrey A. Schoenborn, a Casteel Schoenborn principal.  “While continuing to serve our clients’ needs, she’s expanding her responsibilities for the growth and development of Casteel Schoenborn’s business as a vice president.  Kate is a real asset to the firm, and we look forward to her growing contributions to our business.”

Croft joined Casteel Schoenborn in 2011, when it launched as an independent investor relations and corporate communications firm, initially serving as investor relations analyst and later as manager of media relations and research.  She began her career in 2009 with Travers Collins.

Croft earned her bachelor’s degree in political science from Miami University. She is currently a member of the Junior League of Chicago and has also volunteered for the Museum of Contemporary Art Jacksonville and the Junior League of Jacksonville. Croft is also a member of the National Investor Relations Institute.

Casteel Schoenborn Investor Relations & Corporate Communications

Casteel Schoenborn clients – publicly traded companies, private enterprises, private equity firms and their legal and financial advisors – look to the investor relations and corporate communications firm’s professionals to enhance and protect corporate reputations, secure full and fair equity valuation and achieve strategic business objectives.  The firm specializes in serving regional and community banks, manufacturing and industrial companies, life sciences enterprises and retailers.  Whether called upon to support ongoing IR and public relations programs, or advise on discrete matters such as mergers and acquisitions, capital markets activities, or crisis communications, Casteel Schoenborn provides clients with actionable strategic counsel and responsive service from recognized leaders in the field.  More information is available at