John Nesbett

Founder and President

John founded IMS to go beyond best practice and deliver truly extraordinary investor relations solutions to small to mid-sized public companies.  IMS has emerged as a premier investor relations boutique representing some of the most successful micro/small cap companies.  While a visionary in the industry, John is happiest when he's rolling up his sleeves to drive unmatched programming for IMS' select client base.  Formerly, John was president of a 30-client investor relations firm focused primarily on the healthcare sector.  Prior to that, John spent 13 years at one of the nation's largest investor relations firms, where he was named its first managing director in 1998. During his tenure there, he oversaw the IPO consulting practice, founded and managed the public relations division and built out the firm’s Asian practice.  John is a graduate of Connecticut College and Phillips Andover.  

Can't do without: Mad River Glen, his bandmates, Swedish fish, creating


Jennifer Belodeau

Vice President

Jennifer has more than 20 years’ experience as an investor relations and corporate communications professional. She began her investor relations career representing public companies of various sizes and sectors while at Dewe Rogerson and Edelman Public Relations and later went in-house at Fortune 500 companies Barnes & Noble and Starwood Hotels and Resorts.  Jen is a graduate of Denison University. 

Can’t do without: morning coffee, a good book, running, and beach days


Pamela Duevel

Director of IMS Digital

Pamela was formerly Director of Events for The Nantucket Project (TNP), an annual gathering on Nantucket, Massachusetts, bringing together the world's leading thinkers for intimate conversations and transformative experiences. Notable speakers included Deepak Chopra, George W. Bush, John Kerry, Bryan Stevenson, Andre Leon Talley, Jennifer Garner, Neil Young, Hope Solo and more.  TNP also produces original short documentary films. Pamela was a producer on the award-winning film "The Illumination" about the life of Gordon Gund, former principal owner of the Cleveland Cavaliers and co-founder of the Foundation Fighting Blindness

Prior to that, she worked in book publishing for over 25 years, overseeing the publicity campaigns for many celebrated authors. 

Can’t do without: long dinners with family and friends, travel, skiing, and dark chocolate


Walter Frank

Account Executive

Walter was formerly an account manager at Sentext Solutions, a digital marketing firm.

He has a Masters in Journalism and is a graduate of Union College.

Can't do without: New York Mets, beach days on Nantucket, and my two dogs


Lucas Vergara

Associate Account Executive

Lucas was formerly an IBM Financial Analyst. Prior to that he interned at State Street.

He is a graduate of Northeastern University. 

Can't do without: Iced coffee (regardless of the weather), Greek cuisine (specifically grilled halloumi), Savannah, my cat, and my childhood hero, Harry Potter



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