London, UK, (June 5) - Investis Ltd., the world’s largest privately-held IR and corporate communications specialist, has appointed Sheryl Joyce in the newly-created role of Global Head of Marketing to synchronize and drive the strategic marketing initiative across its core European and US markets.


Sheryl was previously VP, Marketing Communications at IR website provider Q4 Web Systems where she was responsible for the development and implementation of their marketing strategy in Canada and the US over the last five years. She also was in charge of researching, developing and writing several thought leadership pieces including whitepapers on IR website best practices and social media use for investor relations. As well as being a regular contributor to their blog. 


Prior to joining Q4, she was a Senior Consultant at Barnes McInerney (BMI), a leading capital markets communications firm focused on investor relations and IPOs where she provided a wide array of strategic counsel to clients and was responsible for the development and implementation of IR programs specifically tailored to companies listed on stock exchanges in North America and Europe.  She also gained in-house experience as Manager, IR with a Canadian Biotechnology company.


“We are absolutely delighted to have Sheryl on board,” said Investis CEO Helen James. “We have admired her work from afar over the years and are very excited about her joining the team and contributing to helping Investis achieve its next phase of growth.”


About Investis


Investis is the world’s largest privately-held software-as-a-service provider for corporate communications and investor relations officers.  We’re helping companies across the world to communicate a better, more connected story across devices of all sizes through the channels that matter most to their audiences.  Our services include corporate and IR websites, social media activation and monitoring, apps and mobile sites, video and webcasting, website tools and integrated online reporting. We work with over 1,700 companies in 30 countries, from the smallest companies to the largest across every sector. Our 300 digital specialists work in offices in the UK, USA, Germany, Finland and India providing our dedicated 24/7 service.