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Jacob Crows

Vice President, Chicago

Jacob Crows
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Jacob Crows is a Vice President in the Chicago office. He has advised a wide range of clients on mergers and acquisitions, proxy contests/shareholder activism, management changes, corporate positioning, crisis management, and ongoing media and investor relations programs.

Recent engagement and representation highlights include:

  • Bass Pro Shops on its pending acquisition of Cabela’s
  • Entercom on its pending merger with CBS Radio
  • Conagra on the sale of its private brands business and spin-off of Lamb Weston
  • tronc (formerly Tribune Publishing) on its unsolicited offer from Gannett Inc.
  • CLARCOR on its sale to Parker Hannifin
  • Kroger’s agreements to acquire Harris Teeter Supermarkets, Vitacost and Roundy’s
  • Towers Watson on its merger with Willis Group Holdings
  • Navistar on issues related to, and a settlement with, activist investors
  • The Timken Company on its proxy contest against Relational Investors and CalSTRS

Prior to joining Sard Verbinnen, Jacob worked as a Summer Associate at The Abernathy MacGregor Group in New York.

Jacob graduated cum laude from the University of Miami with a B.S. in Communication concentrating on Public Relations and Psychology.