Provides strategic communications counsel and media relations support on litigation and government investigations, crisis situations, executive changes, M&A, IPOs as well as long-term corporate positioning.
Began career at Wayfair.com working in buying and catalog merchandising.
Rhode Island native. Loves traveling, fitness and spending time with family and friends.
Kate Gorgi is a Managing Director in the New York office. Kate advises a range of clients on a variety of transactions and special situations, including litigation and government investigations and other sensitive reputational and legal matters, crises, mergers and acquisitions, IPOs and spin-offs, shareholder activism, senior management changes, as well as on long-term corporate and media positioning.
Kate's recent notable assignments include working with Rent the Runway on its IPO on the NYSE, Bumble on its IPO on the NASDAQ, The Gores Group on its SPAC transactions with Footprint, Polestar, Matterport, Sonder, Ralph Lauren Corporation on executive changes, Quibi on litigation matters and the winding down of its business, a Special Committee of the Board of Hudson's Bay Company on a take-private proposal from a shareholder group, Barneys New York in its Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings, Providence Equity Partners on various announcements; multiple collegiate institutions in connection with crisis matters as well as senior leadership transitions.
Prior to joining SVC, Kate worked as a catalog merchandiser and buying manager for DwellStudio.com. Previously, she worked at Wayfair.com and interned at Margo Siegel Public Relations.
Kate graduated from Boston College with a B.A. in Communications.