Cronos Group Inc. appointed Jim Rudyk as lead director and has entered into an engagement agreement to retain Athena Advisors LLC as its agency of record for investor relations and corporate communications.
“Since joining the board, Jim has been an integral part of our success and we are excited for his continued leadership and contribution,” said Mike Gorenstein, CEO of Cronos Group. “We are also very pleased to have engaged a seasoned professional to cultivate our corporate messaging and present Cronos’ story to a broad audience in an effective manner.”
Athena Advisors is based in New York City and was founded by Anna Shlimak who spent more than six years at the New York Stock Exchange, where she was responsible for communication and relationship development with investors and sell side analysts. Most recently, Shlimak was the Head of Investor Relations at Quest Partners LLC, a research driven alternative investment firm comprising more than US$1.5 billion in assets.