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New NextGen Team Appointed by NIRI NY to Develop Programs for Up-and-Coming Investor Relations Professionals


The New York Chapter of the National Investor Relations Institute (NIRI
NY) recently announced the members of the NextGen Committee for the
2018-2019 term and recapped the highlights of a successful 2017-2018

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Allison Monat, new president of NIRI NY's NextGen Committee (Photo: Business Wire)

Allison Monat, new president of NIRI NY's NextGen Committee (Photo: Business Wire)

"After a successful year, the NextGen team is excited to continue our
positive momentum and host a series of fun and educational events that
are specifically tailored to the interests of our members," said NextGen
President Allison Monat. "With more than 70 professionals who are
up-and-coming in their careers, NextGen provides a unique opportunity to
build peer-to-peer relationships and interact with the hundreds of
well-respected, senior practitioners who are a part of NIRI NY. Looking
ahead, we are focused on continuing to grow our membership base and
fostering even deeper engagement among the ‘next generation' of investor
relations professionals."

"We are pleased to see so many rising IR professionals benefit from the
wealth of knowledge, experience and resources the NIRI NY chapter has to
offer," said Katie Royce, NIRI NY Board President. "Over the past year
the NextGen team has seen tremendous success growing an enthusiastic and
engaged membership base and hosting a variety of programs, from fireside
chats, to speed networking, to discussion panels with prominent New York
IR professionals. For this upcoming year, the team is working on
continuing its track record of success and creating even more
opportunities for professional development, mentorship, and networking."

Incoming members of the 2018-2019 NIRI-NY NextGen Committee are:

  • Mark Eckstein, Sales Enablement Associate Director, Ipreo by IHS
    Markit – Vice President, Membership
  • Sherif El-Azzazi, MS, IRC, Director, Investor Relations &
    Communications, Brookfield Property Group – Vice President,
  • Adam Fromowitz, Senior Account Executive, AST – Vice President,
  • Tanya Kamatu, Vice President, Catalyst IR – Vice President, Programs
  • Mei Kuo, Financial Analyst, Investor Relations, Shake Shack – Vice
    President, Membership
  • Allison Monat, Senior Account Executive, Joele Frank – President
  • Lauren Tarola, Vice President, Edelman Financial Communications &
    Capital Markets – Vice President, Programs

Details regarding NextGen membership and benefits are available in the
‘Join' section of

About NIRI NY NextGen

NIRI NY NextGen is a sub-group of the NIRI NY chapter geared
specifically to meet the needs of up-and-coming IR professionals who are
newer to the workforce and have been in IR for less than five years. We
strive for NIRI NY to be an engaging, educational, and welcoming place
for those starting out in investor relations. Whether members are
embarking on a role in IR after a stint in another industry, are in a
rotational IR spot from finance or elsewhere in their company, or
working as an IR consultant or service provider, we encourage all to
take advantage of the wealth of knowledge in our community.

About NIRI New York

NIRI New York is the largest chapter in the NIRI network. Our unique
position at the crossroads of the world's largest financial center and a
broad base of Fortune 500 and other leading companies, enables us to
attract a dynamic membership base, deliver cutting edge programs
featuring our industry's most respected leaders, unparalleled
peer-to-peer networking opportunities and access to thought leadership
across multiple channels. Visit
to join NIRI NY today.

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