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Shaking Up the Fast Food Industry: Innovation, Digitization, and a People-First Culture


Serving the same standard iterations of burgers, fries, and sodas, most fast food restaurants aren’t exactly known for their innovation — but Shake Shack is different. Between new digital channels, top-tier customer service, and out-of-the-box menu offerings, Shake Shack is changing the way restaurants deliver value.  That even extended through the COVID-19 crisis. While the […]


The Evolution of the Crypto Regulatory Landscape


There were nearly 16 trillion cryptocurrency transactions in 2021 — a 567% increase from 2020 totals. Given those numbers, the regulation of the crypto space is becoming increasingly important to stakeholders including issuers, exchanges, and investors.   To explore cryptocurrency regulation and public policy, we recently spoke with three notable leaders in the space: Jessica Renier, […]


ICR D.C. Insider: July 2022


In the July 2022 edition of The ICR D.C. Insider, we share our insights and analysis about developments in Washington that could have an immediate and long-term impact on your business. The Supreme Court & Taming Regulatory Overreach Cross Industry Regulatory Limitations Could Be On The Way – The Supreme Court’s recent 6-3 decision to […]


ICR Co-Founder and CEO Tom Ryan Named to PRWeek’s U.S. Power List 2022


NEW YORK – July 13, 2022 – ICR, a leading strategic communications and advisory firm, is pleased to announce that its Co-Founder and CEO, Tom Ryan, has been named to PRWeek’s US Power List 2022. The annual list features communications executives from some of the world’s largest and most respected companies and PR agencies. In […]


Why You Need a Strategic Communications Plan for a Corporate Spinoff


Over the past several years, spun-off corporate subsidiaries have outperformed their parent companies and the broader market. If a corporate spin off may be part of your company’s future, you should be aware of the unique communications strategy that’s required and how to successfully execute that plan. At the beginning of the spinoff process — […]