Kate Sylvester is a Vice President based in New York. She advises both public and private clients on brand building, executive positioning, media relations and reputation management. She specializes in working with asset managers, hedge funds and financial institutions.
Prior to joining Sloane & Company, Kate worked at Prosek Partners, a financial communications firm, where she led integrated communications and media relations programs for traditional and alternative asset management firms, providing strategic counsel on private equity deals, major fund milestones, C-level leadership transitions and portfolio company issues.
Kate began her career in Washington, D.C. in the Financial Communications practice at Edelman, working on communications programs focused on reputation management and financial policy and regulatory issues. She graduated from the University of Maryland, College Park with a B.A. in Communication and a B.A. in Government & Politics.