Industry focus and services

30 years of cross-industry experience and selected vertical expertise

Extensive, in-market experience has given LAC Group a unique understanding of law, government, media / entertainment, finance and other market sectors. Our services for research and intelligence, content and archive management and indirect spend management are customized to meet organizational needs and industry demands.

Finance and investment banking

Examples of research and intelligence services:

  • Due diligence for mergers and acquisitions
  • Public and private financials
  • Competitive intelligence

 

Examples of spend management services:

  • Optimizing free cash flow in portfolio holdings
  • Reducing expenses to prepare for divestitures

 

Sampling of financial services clients:

  • TZP Group
  • Irving Park Capital
  • Goldman Sachs

 

Fortune 500

Examples of research and intelligence services:

  • Mobile library for industry news, technical content and other information for globally-distributed workforce
  • Copyright permissions and other IP research
  • Competitive intelligence research services and support

 

Examples of spend management services:

  • Recruiting and staffing vendor assessment for HR spend category
  • Optimization and cost reduction for office product spend category

 

Examples of content and archiving services:

  • Digitization and metadata for product archive to support legal, engineering and brand needs

 

Sampling of Fortune 500 clients:

 

US Federal Government

Examples of library and information services:

  • Metadata and cataloging services for agency libraries and information centers
  • Collection management functions to support and augment limited staff
  • Bibliometrics services to measure and report research utilization and impact

 

Sampling of government clients:

  • Library of Congress
  • Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
  • National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
  • Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

 

Law firms

Examples of research and intelligence services:

  • Full operational management of firm library / information center
  • Virtual “as-needed” legal and client research support
  • Competitive intelligence research services

 

Examples of spend management services:

  • EIR (electronic information resource) spend monitoring to offset shrinking recovery of client research expenses
  • Procurement support to monitor and reduce firm-wide spending on office products
  • Copier / multi-function device program to manage document production costs

 

Sampling of legal clients:

  • Kelley Drye & Warren
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

 

Media and entertainment

Examples of content and archiving services:

  • Full operational management of media library for major broadcast news provider
  • Development and full operational management of specialized vault holding legacy film assets of major movie studio
  • High-speed, high-resolution scanning of still and moving image archives for many Hollywood production companies

 

Sampling of media clients:

  • Major news and entertainment network*
  • Kodak Cinema and Television
  • Paramount Pictures

 

Cross-industry best practices

LAC Group develops and delivers quality, cost-effective services founded on best practices, information management expertise and the value of our own infrastructure. You’ll also gain fresh ideas and industry-specific support with personal attention to your needs and circumstances.

 

* Client confidentiality agreements exclude us from revealing the names of these organizations.