June 3, 2022, St. Petersburg, FL – Water Tower Research LLC (www.watertowerresearch.com), a leading, digitally-focused investor engagement and stakeholder communication firm, is pleased to announce that Tim Regan has joined the firm as Head of Business Development.
Water Tower Research was founded to provide “Research for the Other 99%™”, with a mission to improve the communication channels between companies and their stakeholders that have been impaired by dramatic structural changes to the conventional equity research and investor engagement models.
Commenting on the addition of Tim Regan, Charlie Phippen, Chief Operating Officer, stated, “Tim’s extensive experience working with small and mid-cap companies is an excellent fit for our business. His ability to manage and grow relationships will help facilitate our firm’s exponential growth.”
CEO Stu Linde also commented on the hire, saying, “We are excited to have Tim on our team. His experience on the sell side and working with public companies in strategic IR will be a tremendous addition to our stakeholder communications and investor engagement platform. Over the past 12 months, we have tripled our client base and doubled our headcount. Adding a Head of Business Development marks another milestone in WTR’s evolution.”
Tim has spent most of his career focused on developing strong institutional relationships in the North American capital markets and used his corporate advisory expertise to expand issuer relationships for the firms he has worked with over the last 10+ years.
Tim worked the past few years at KCSA Strategic Communications in the Investor Relations practice where he was an SVP on the Capital Markets desk and led efforts to expand the firm’s business model into new emerging growth sectors such as psychedelics and cannabis. He worked on the Capital Markets desk at HFP Capital, Maxim Group, and ThinkEquity, and at Oppenheimer & Co., he was an RIA and Institutional salesperson. He has worked with numerous management teams in the US, Canada, Latin America, the EU, Middle East, Australia, and Asia. With a generalist view on emerging growth small and mid-cap companies, he has experience across various sectors, including TMT, SaaS, Industrials, Energy, CleanTech, Healthcare, Biotech, Consumer, and Financial Services. Tim holds a BA degree in Environmental Studies and Economics from Hobart College. He has also held the series 7, 63, and 65 FINRA licenses.
About Water Tower Research (WTR)
Water Tower Research is an investor engagement and stakeholder communication platform powered by sector experts with significant Wall Street and industry experience. We create, deliver, and maintain the information flow required by companies to build and preserve relationships with all stakeholders and existing and potential investors. “Research for the Other 99%™” opens the door for companies to digitally share their stories directly and engage with a broad, diverse set of investors.