ICR Announces Sponsors of 20th Anniversary Event

The ICR Conference to be held in Orlando, Florida, January 8-10

New York, NY – October 2, 2017 – ICR, a leading strategic communications and advisory firm, today announced dates and initial sponsors for the 20thannual ICR Conference, one of the largest investment conferences of the year. The event will take place January 8th-10th, 2018 at the Grand Lakes Resort in Orlando, Florida – home to the JW Marriott and Ritz-Carlton hotels. Publicly held companies will present on Monday, January 8th and Tuesday, January 9th, with Private Company Day: Next Generation Growth presentations held on Wednesday, January 10th.

For the last two decades, the ICR Conference has brought together the management teams of more than 150 premier public and private growth companies, institutional investors, sell-side research analysts, private equity professionals, sponsoring investment bankers and select media each year, to network, discuss industry trends and share their strategies. Past attendees have benefited from the three-day event, which is valued for its unique and dynamic format that features main stage presentations from the innovators and entrepreneurs at today’s leading companies, followed by question and answer breakout sessions.

“We are proud that over two decades ICR has been able to provide industry leaders with a unique opportunity to exchange ideas and develop crucial relationships,” said Tom Ryan, Chief Executive Officer, ICR. “This event has grown to become one of the premier investment conferences in the world and for our 20th anniversary conference, our roster of supporters has never been stronger. We look forward to another highly engaging event that will offer unparalleled networking opportunities, as we come together for this milestone conference at the perfect time of year.”

ICR is pleased to announce that its initial sponsors in 2018 will include Baird; Bank of America Merrill Lynch; Barclays; William Blair; BMO Capital Markets; Citigroup Markets & Banking; Cowen and Company; Credit Suisse; Deutsche Bank; Goldman, Sachs & Co.; Guggenheim; J.P. Morgan; Jefferies LLC; KeyBanc Capital Markets; Morgan Stanley; Piper Jaffray; Raymond James; RBC Capital Markets; RSM; Stephens Inc., Stifel; SunTrust Robinson Humphrey; Telsey Advisory Group; Threadstone Advisors; and Wells Fargo.

The event is by invitation only and registration for the ICR Conference 2018 will open in early October. To request an invitation, please visit http://www.icrconference.com or email info@icrconference.com.

About The ICR Conference
The ICR Conference is a unique platform where public and private company management teams, institutional investors, sell-side research analysts, investment bankers, private equity professionals and select media connect and network with one another as the year begins. The event is one of the largest investment conferences of the year, featuring presentations by more than 150 public and private companies, with attendance regularly exceeding 2,300. For more information please visit http://www.icrconference.com.
About ICR 
Established in 1998, ICR partners with companies to optimize transactions and execute strategic communications programs that achieve business goals, build credibility and enhance long-term enterprise value. The firm’s highly differentiated service model, which pairs capital markets veterans with senior communications professionals, brings deep sector knowledge and relationships to more than 500 clients in approximately 20 industries. Today, ICR is one of the largest and most experienced independent communications and advisory firms in North America maintaining offices in New York, Norwalk, Los Angeles, Boston, San Francisco and Beijing.

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