Black Diamond, Inc. has engaged Liolios Group to lead its investor relations and financial communications program.

“The integration of the Gregory Mountain Products and Black Diamond Equipment businesses is now nearly complete,” said Peter Metcalf, CEO of Black Diamond. “We believe the combination of these leading brands, along with their superior technical, developmental and marketing capabilities, forms a unique platform to build, both organically and through acquisitions, a diversified global company in the outdoor equipment and active lifestyle markets.

“With this platform in place, it has now become important for a team of experienced IR professionals like Liolios Group to help us effectively communicate our story to the investment community. Liolios Group brings to us a proven track record of assisting emerging growth companies in building quality, long-term relationships with investors, analysts and institutions.”

In collaboration with Black Diamond management, Liolios Group will refine and deliver the company's message for maximum resonation within the financial community. Liolios Group will also schedule a number of one-on-one conference calls, road shows and financial conferences, targeting key influencers such as analysts, fund managers and members of the financial press.