Crisis Communication – Managing Reputational Risk in a Volatile World

Crisis Communication – Managing Reputational Risk in a Volatile World

Speaking Engagement

Warren Buffet famously said, "It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you'll do things differently." Please join NIRI Boston for a comprehensive discussion on crisis management. A panel of investor relations professionals and senior counselors with experience in crisis communication, corporate disclosure and regulatory compliance will discuss key principles, practical examples and best practices for navigating a crisis and managing reputational risk.


  • Reginald Brown – WilmerHale, Partner & Chair, Financial Institutions Group
  • Deb Wasser – Edelman, EVP, Financial  Communications & Capital Markets
  • Josh Brodsky – Alnylam Pharmaceuticals,  Associate Director, Investor Relations & Corporate Communications
  • Chris Powers – Staples, Vice President, Investor Relations


  • James Hillier – Demandware, Vice President, Investor Relations

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