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Stagwell Takes Minority Stake In Finn Partners, Starts Joint Venture

The Holmes Report: September 22, 2016
NEW YORK — The Stagwell Group — the investment group founded last year by former Clinton aide Mark Penn — has bought a minority stake in Finn Partners while also creating a joint PR venture with the firm. As part of the deal, the Stagwell Group purchased preferred stock in Finn Partners carrying future conversion rights to a minority interest in the firm.  "As this is a minority investment, there is no…

Finn Partners, Stagwell Launch Joint Venture

O'Dwyer's PR News: September 21, 2016
Stagwell Group, the marketing investment group headed by polling guru and former Burson-MarstellerCEO Mark Penn, has purchased preferred stock in global independent agency Finn Partners.The private equity fund's preferred share investment in Finn Partners carries future conversion rights to a minority interest in the firm, according to the agency in a statement. As a result of the deal, Penn now joins Finn Partners' board. No other changes in Finn Partners’ management, structure or operations will…

STAGWELL MEDIA INVESTS IN FINN PARTNERS

PR Newswire: September 21, 2016
STAGWELL MEDIA INVESTS IN FINN PARTNERSTWO FIRMS LAUNCH A NEW PUBLIC RELATIONS AGENCY JOINT VENTURE NEW YORK and WASHINGTON, Sept. 21, 2016The Stagwell Group (www.stagwellgroup.com) and Finn Partners (www.finnpartners.com) today announced that Stagwell has made a preferred share investment in Finn Partners and the two firms will also create a new public relations agency as a joint venture.As part of the deal, the Stagwell Group has purchased preferred stock in Finn…

PRESS RELEASE: STAGWELL MEDIA INVESTS IN FINN PARTNERS TWO FIRMS LAUNCH A NEW PUBLIC RELATIONS AGENCY JOINT VENTURE

Stagwell Group: September 21, 2016
STAGWELL MEDIA INVESTS IN FINN PARTNERSTWO FIRMS LAUNCH A NEW PUBLIC RELATIONS AGENCY JOINT VENTURE Contacts: Stagwell: Jay Levetonjay@stagwellgroup.com202-524-4364 Finn Partners: Renee Martin renee.martin@finnpartners.com 212-715-1600                NEW YORK, WASHINGTON D.C., September 21, 2016 - The Stagwell Group (www.stagwellgroup.com) and Finn Partners (www.finnpartners.com) today announced that Stagwell has made a preferred share investment in Finn Partners and the two firms will also create a new public relations agency as a joint venture. As part of the…

Stagwell Group makes minority investment in Finn Partners

PR Week: September 21, 2016
The two organizations will also roll out a conflict shop called Wye Communications. September 21, 2016NEW YORK: Stagwell Group, the investment advisory firm founded by former Burson-Marsteller CEO Mark Penn last summer, has taken an investment in Finn Partners.There will be no management or operational changes at Finn Partners as a result of the deal, though Penn will join the agency’s board alongside founding managing partner and CEO Peter Finn, his…