RESEARCH TRIANGLE, NC, August 15, 2023 – Leach Advisors LLC, a full-service strategic communications and branding firm, today announced its expansion into New York City and Charlotte as it extends its reach and services into corporate reputation management and financial transactions. The firm also launched a new website (www.leachadvisors.com) showcasing its expanded service offerings to mid-cap companies that require communications expertise on merger & acquisition transactions and go-to-market corporate branding solutions to increase competitive distinction and shareholder value.
“Given North Carolina’s continued recognition as the nation’s Overall #1 State For Business and the prominence of Charlotte in the state’s growth, Leach Advisors has established an on the ground presence there to broaden our reach to domestic and international companies that are relocating operations to North Carolina and require trusted experts in corporate communications and branding services,” said Alfred Leach, president, Leach Advisors LLC. “Our New York City office will add additional depth to our ability to counsel our clients across financial services and technology while sitting at the apex of media.”
New York City
The firm’s New York City office, located at 154 West 14th Street, is managed by Liz Savery, senior advisor for brand strategy and crisis communications at Leach Advisors. She is an agency veteran of FleishmanHillard and Cohn & Wolfe. Ms. Savery has designed and led corporate and brand reputation campaigns and crisis communications initiatives for fintech, healthcare and technology companies in the U.S. and abroad.
The firm’s Charlotte office is managed by Jessica Antle, senior advisor for corporate affairs at Leach Advisors. She is a brand marketing and communications executive with an extensive corporate and agency career history that includes AvidXchange, Mastercard and Waggener Edstrom. She has provided leadership on significant events from IPOs, multiple mergers and acquisitions, significant crises, rebranding initiatives, global marketing campaigns and building national philanthropic and consumer education programs.
Leach Advisors’ team of senior advisors have extensive experience across all major industry sectors. As a high-touch boutique firm, C-suite leadership teams rely on the firm for advisory and delivery expertise to see around corners, elevate brand awareness and build narratives that communicate the increased shareholder value being realized from corporate strategic initiatives.
About Leach Advisors
Leach Advisors LLC is a strategic communications and branding firm that specializes in brand reputation, corporate transactions, and crisis preparedness. Through our team of experts and dedication to client service excellence, we empower businesses to navigate complex reputational challenges, mitigate risks, and effectively extend the reach and impact of their brand’s intrinsic value to key stakeholders. Through bespoke strategies and actionable insights aligned to business strategy, we help category leaders and challenger brands advance their competitive distinction and business growth. The firm is headquartered in North Carolina’s Research Triangle with operations in New York City and Charlotte, North Carolina.