BackBay Communications Hires Kelly Holman as
June 02, 2010 08:04 AM Eastern Daylight Time
NEW YORK--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--BackBay Communications, a strategic marketing and public
relations firm focused on the financial services sector, today announced that Kelly Holman has joined the New York
office as an Account Director. Kelly will focus on brand development, media relations and strategic communication
programs for the firm’s growing financial services client base.
Kelly brings more than a decade of financial reporting experience at industry-leading publications to BackBay. He
joins the firm’s New York office, opened earlier this year, from the weekly newspaper Investment Dealers’ Digest.
As Assistant Managing Editor at IDD, Kelly reported on capital markets activity, investment banking, private equity,
mergers and acquisitions, personnel appointments, restructuring and the latest developments on Wall Street. Before
joining IDD, Kelly was a senior writer at The Deal LLC where he covered private equity deal making, leveraged
finance and middle market M&A for its daily and weekly publications.
“We are very pleased to welcome Kelly to BackBay’s New York office,” said Bill Haynes, President, BackBay
Communications. “His editorial experience and deep private equity and capital markets knowledge will prove
valuable to our full range of marketing and communication services, as we expand our New York office and increase
our clients’ business success.”
BackBay Communications’ clients include the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG), Advisors Asset
Management, Consensus Advisors, GF Data Resources, Grant Thornton LLP`s Private Equity and Capital Markets
groups, IRON Financial, Karen Clark & Company, Pamlico Capital, Pipeline Trading, The Sterling Group,
Streambank and TA Associates.
Kelly holds a B.A. in Mass Communications from the University of Colorado at Denver.
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