Fahlgren to Acquire Lord, Sullivan & Yoder

CHICAGO Fahlgren Inc. has signed a letter of intent to acquire 38-year-old marketing communications and public relations firm Lord, Sullivan & Yoder.

The new company will have about $188 million in combined billings and will be one of the largest marketing firms in the Midwest, executives from both companies said in a statement.

Both Columbus, Ohio-based agencies anticipate a definitive acquisition agreement will be signed within the next 45 days.