Sam Levenson

CEO Arbor Advisory Group LLC

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Sam Levenson is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Arbor Advisory Group, an investor relations and corporate communications advisory firm composed of senior level advisors whose experience includes decades as corporate executives driving communications programs.

Mr. Levenson has served as a trusted advisor to CEOs, CFOs and Boards of Directors for over 25 years in the Investor Relations, Corporate Communications, Public Affairs and Global Security functions. His extensive experience includes designing and implementing strategic communications plans, crisis management, mergers and acquisitions as well as other strategic and financial transactions for global companies including Sony Corporation, Cendant Corporation and Staples, Inc.
 
Mr. Levenson has served on the National Investor Relations Institute (NIRI) Board of Directors, as chair of its external affairs committee, as chair of its Senior Roundtable, as co-chair of its Annual Conference and as an officer and director of its Boston and CT Chapters. For the Investor Relations Association, he served in each of the officer roles, including president, and subsequently as a director. In addition, Mr. Levenson co-chaired the CFAI/NIRI Joint Task force on Issuer and Analyst Relations which published Best Practice Guidelines subsequently endorsed by both the NYSE and NASDAQ.

Mr. Levenson previously served on the FASB’s Financial Accounting Standards Advisory Committee as well as the Client Advisory Board of IPREO LLC. He is also the recipient of numerous awards from IR Magazine and Institutional Investor Magazine, a guest lecturer at universities and a frequent speaker at professional conferences.  He holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree from Boston University with a concentration in Accounting.