Advised on transactions valued at more than
billion in 2017
SVC provides strategic communications advice and services to help clients manage overall positioning and specific events affecting their reputation, business, and market value. We work on behalf of multinational corporations, smaller public and private companies, investment firms, professional services firms, educational and cultural institutions, and high-profile individuals.
Our firm is recognized for delivering thoughtful and candid strategic advice, excellent written product and tactical execution, and tireless advocacy on behalf of our clients. SVC is distinguished by our strong relationships and credibility with the media and deep understanding of the business, investment and thought leadership communities. These attributes are integral to the firm’s ability to help clients successfully manage challenging matters and communicate effectively.
L3 Technologies and Harris Corporation agreed to combine in a merger of equals transaction with an implied market value of $34 billion, the largest defense company merger ever.
Mergermarket’s H1 2018 PR Advisor league tables ranked SVC as #1 Global (by deal volume) and #1 U.S. (by deal value and volume).
Sprint and T-Mobile agreed to merge in an all-stock transaction representing an implied enterprise value of approximately $59 billion for Sprint and approximately $146 billion for the combined company.
Highlights recognized by Holmes include SVC’s work across M&A, activist defense, crisis communications and governance advisory engagements supported by expanded video, digital and social media capabilities.