Corporate Sponsors


Title Sponsors

Crowe Horwath LLPCrowe Horwath LLP
www.crowehorwath.com

Title Sponsor -- Crowe Horwath LLP

Crowe Horwath LLP (www.crowehorwath.com) is one of the largest public accounting and consulting firms in the United States. Under its core purpose of “Building Value with Values®,” Crowe uses its deep industry expertise to provide audit services to public and private companies, while also helping clients reach their goals with tax, advisory, risk and performance services. With offices coast to coast and 2,600 personnel in the U.S., Crowe is recognized by many organizations as one of the country's best places to work. Crowe serves clients worldwide as an independent member of Crowe Horwath International, one of the largest networks in the world with over 590 offices in more than 130 countries around the world.


Ice Miller LLPIce Miller LLP
www.icemiller.com

Title Sponsor - Ice Miller LLP

Founded in 1910, Ice Miller LLP is an Am Law 200 Firm with a nationally recognized reputation in many of its practice areas. Ice Miller offers a broad array of capabilities in virtually all areas of legal practice including: corporate, patents and trademarks, bankruptcy, lobbying, labor and employment, litigation, employee benefits, real estate, municipal finance and public law. With offices in Chicago, Cleveland, Columbus, DuPage County, Ill., Indianapolis, New York and Washington, D.C., the Firm has over 300 lawyers, 50 paraprofessionals, and 300 support staff members.

Ice Miller is one of the most experienced and widely recognized firms in the United States in structuring, negotiating and documenting business transactions. We regularly serve as lead counsel in many types of business transactions, including: 

  • Acquisition and sales of public and private companies
  • Division and product line spin-offs and acquisitions
  • Management and other leveraged buy-outs
  • Taxable and tax-free reorganizations
  • Formation of joint ventures and other cooperative business arrangements
  • Purchases of distressed businesses, in and out of bankruptcy
  • Venture capital financings.

Our firm was founded on a commitment to provide personal service and valued legal counsel to our clients. After 100 years, that hasn't changed. We cultivate close working partnerships between clients and attorneys to ensure personal attention is provided every step of the way. And we clearly establish who has overall responsibility for the work performed on each matter - you are assured of well-managed, cost-effective and timely service under the supervision of your relationship partner.



Platinum Sponsors

Mozaic Investor Relations, Inc. Mozaic Investor Relations, Inc.
www.mozaicir.com

Mozaic is a financial communications consultancy that helps publicly traded companies build effective relationships with key audiences - from shareholders and analysts and fund managers to the financial media. Whether it involves increasing investor awareness and understanding through programs like INVEST, all IR programs are guided by the client's strategic goals. So whatever the delivery method - annual report, news release, earnings webcast or analyst presentation - our communications work in tandem to support long-term shareholder value. For more information about Mozaic, call Terry McWilliams at 502-410-2113 or email: terrym@mozaicir.com



Gold Sponsors

Hays Companies  Hays Companies
www.hayscompanies.com

Hays Companies is one of the fastest growing, privately held insurance brokers in the country. Since our founding in 1994, we’ve grown to over 800 experienced professionals in more than 30 offices across the United States and is now a Top 20 U.S. broker and consultant. Our expertise is helping clients protect their assets and earnings, manage their risk, and solve their problems with a focus on measurable results.


Hilliard LyonsHilliard Lyons
www.hilliard.com

Hilliard Lyons focuses on creating, preserving, and distributing clients’ wealth. We offer comprehensive financial services and advice, including professionally managed accounts from the country’s premier managers, as well as a broad menu of investment choices, such as stocks, bonds, options, mutual funds, annuities, and insurance, to facilitate the financial strategies we recommend.

Founded in Louisville, Kentucky in 1854, the firm has a distinguished history in the American marketplace. We operate more than 70 offices in 12 states. Our Financial Consultants use original and purchased research tools and state-of-the-art software – coupled with their own knowledge and experience – to help clients manage the financial challenges that life brings. Hilliard Lyons is a member of the New York Stock Exchange, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, and the Securities Investors Protection Corp.

Individuals and families with significant assets, who need solutions that reflect their long-term goals and unique circumstances, turn to the Financial Consultants of Hilliard Lyons for guidance they can trust.


Markey's Rental & StagingMarkey's Rental & Staging
http://www.markeys.com

Markey’s Rental & Staging is a national rental and staging/audiovisual company headquartered in Indianapolis since 1959.  We have the largest inventory of high quality of audiovisual equipment in the Midwest and more than 200 professionals who support corporate meetings, conferences and events held all across the United States.

Customer service for Markey’s is not just about being attentive to the customer.  The appearance of our employees and our equipment, professionalism in our actions, commitment to excellence in our work, along with compassion and caring, are all critical elements to every customer interaction.  We think of our relationship with our customers on a long-term basis not a one-time experience. 


MergermarketMergermarket
www.mergermarket.com

Mergermarket is the leading provider of forward-looking M&A news and intelligence for M&A professionals and corporates. With an unrivalled network of over 500 journalists based in 65 locations worldwide, Mergermarket is the only specialized media service that offers active analysis of corporate strategy before it becomes public knowledge, and a historical deals database to analyze past deals. Mergermarket is part of The Mergermarket Group.  Visit www.mergermarket.com.


Pro CommunicationsPro Communications
www.prprocomm.com

Pro Communications is a regional public relations and marketing firm which has a 30-year history of serving clients. Sarah Provancher leads Pro Communications and draws on her team’s close associations with community leaders, PR and media contacts to implement strategic and high-level public relations and marketing programs. Clients receive hands-on, personalized service.  We bring senior level PR experience and strategy, a budget-conscious approach; strong connections in the community, the media and select trade industries; flexibility and a quick turnaround; and above, proven results. Contact us: sarah@prprocom.com.


Real Estate Venture ExchangeReal Estate Venture Exchange
http://www.revellc.org

REVE is a regional marketplace that brings together commercial real estate owners and developers, prospective equity investors and lenders and professionals serving those audiences. Its quarterly meetings and special events feature real estate thought leaders, presentations from developers seeking capital and networking opportunities. Our members include private investors, real estate oriented funds and institutions; banks, insurance companies and other institutional sources of debt capital for commercial real estate transactions. www.revellc.org


RR DonnelleyRR Donnelley
www.financial.rrd.com

RR Donnelley (Nasdaq:RRD) is the preferred global provider of financial disclosure solutions and analytics, helping our clients efficiently meet regulatory obligations and make more informed business decisions. Innovative technologies, including RRD ActiveDisclosure? and Venue®, and unparalleled experience offer a single-source solution for your integrated communications needs. For more information, contact Doug Hamor, Director of Business Development, RR Donnelley Global Capital Markets, at 312.326.8834 or  doug.hamor@rrd.com.


Wall Street CalendarWall Street Calendar
www.wallstreetcalendar.com

The Wall Street Calendar Corporation has been in business since 1993. Our purpose is to inform the institutional investment community of upcoming conferences, group and one-on-one investor meetings. The Seminar Schedule is a list of upcoming conferences designed for the institutional investor. This publication lists conferences worldwide. The Meeting Monitor is a list of upcoming investor conferences, deal roadshows, group and one-on-one meetings in New York City.


Wall Street TranscriptWall Street Transcript
www.twst.com

The Wall Street Transcript is an investor publication that has been published continuously since 1963. Additionally, TWST is the leading provider of registration software and webcasting for financial conferences. The publication provides in-depth verbatim interviews of analysts and company CEOs for long-term investors. MeetMax registration software is the most sophisticated service for registering attendees and managing 1x1 meetings. Wall Street Webcasting is the leading webcaster of Investor Conferences and Analyst Meetings.


       

Organizing Sponsors

CFA Society of IndianapolisCFA Society of Indianapolis
www.cfainstitute.org

CFA Society Indianapolis is an association of local investment professionals organized in May 1971. 

Our mission is to enhance the professional success of our members by:

  • Elevating awareness of the investment profession and the CFA charter,
  • Promoting high ethical and professional standards for our members and others in the investment community,
  • Supporting professional development, and
  • Facilitating the open exchange of information and opinions

As one of the 138 CFA Institute member societies, our society connects members to a global network of investment professionals.


Financial Executives International - Indianapolis ChapterFinancial Executives International - Indianapolis Chapter
www.financialexecutives.org

Financial Executives International serves financial executives all around the world. FEI proactively helped design the CFO Act, and has a history of supporting legislation that enhances the business climate. With 86 chapters across the U.S. and Canada and offices in Washington, FEI pursues a mission to advance the success of senior-level financial executives, their organizations and the profession.