Sarah Shepard
Regional Vice President
Business Wire

Sarah Shepard is regional vice president at Business Wire, A Berkshire Hathaway Company. Sarah has hands-on experience in the financial sector and works with her clients confronted by today's challenging and complex regulatory environment. She works with
her clients on a consultative approach to targeting their news to the appropriate markets.

Additionally, she provides clients with guidance on reaching out to and proactively communicating their message within the social media landscape by utilizing various SEO tactics, including press release and multimedia distribution.

Sarah is a member of National Investor Relations Institute and has served on the board of the New York chapter (2002-03) and NIRI’s Professional Development Committee. Sarah participates in several other industry groups: Public Relations Society of America, The Council of Public Relations Firms, Publicity Club of New York, Social Media Club and the Entertainment Publicists Professional Society.

Prior to joining Business Wire, she was a vice president of ROI Group Associates, Inc., an
investor relations firm.