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ICR Ranked PR firm


685 Third Ave., 2nd flr., New York, NY 10017


[email protected]

Twitter: @ICRPR
Investor relations, public relations, crisis communications, transactions & special situations, digital branding & creative services, governance advisory solutions, capital markets advisory.

Employees: 363. Founded: 1998.

Agency Statement:

Established in 1998, ICR partners with companies to execute strategic communications and advisory programs that achieve business goals, build awareness and 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 approximately 1000 clients across more than 20 industry groups. ICR's healthcare practice operates under the Westwicke brand. Today, ICR is one of the largest and most experienced independent communications and advisory firms in North America, maintaining offices in New York, Norwalk, Boston, Baltimore and Beijing. ICR also advises on capital markets transactions through ICR Capital, LLC.

Thomas Ryan, CEO ([email protected]); Don Duffy, pres. ([email protected])

761 Main Ave., Norwalk, CT 06851

Riverview II, 245 First St., 18th flr., Cambridge, MA 02142

2800 Quarry Lake Dr., #380, Baltimore, MD 21209

San Francisco
150 Spear St., #825, San Francisco, CA 94105

San Diego
12520 High Bluff Dr., #265, San Diego, CA 92130

Unit 805, Tower 1, Prosper Center, No.5 Guanghua Road Chao Yang District, Beijing 100020, PR CHINA

Clients Include:

Abbott Laboratories
Beyond Meat
BigCommerce Holdings
Boot Barn
Capri Holdings
Chunghwa Telecom Co. Ltd.
Darden Restaurants
Energy Vault
Jamieson Laboratories Ltd.
Killer Burger
Kymera Therapeutics
Leslie’s Poolmart
lululemon athletica
MongoDB, Inc.
New York City REIT
Paramount Group, Inc.
Planet Fitness
Regis Corp
SAB Biotherapeutics
Shake Shack
Sonos, Inc.
Starwood Property Trust
TAG Holdings
Tencent Music Entertainment Group
Warby Parker

ICR in the news with O'Dwyer's:

ICR Inc. Sheds Light on Complete Solaria Deal

Mon., Feb. 13, 2023

... ICR Inc. handles IR and PR for Complete Solaria, the solar technology, services and installation...

On the Move: ICR Names Pacchia, Vollero Managing Directors

Fri., Jan. 20, 2023

... Lee Pacchia, Joan Vollero ICR names Lee Pacchia and Joan Vollero as managing directors in its Special Situations Practice...

ICR, Tancredi Help Take MNG Airlines Public

Wed., Dec. 7, 2022

... ICR Inc. and Tancredi Intelligent Communication are working the $676M deal that will take Turkey’s...

Events: ICR Slates IPO Summit

Fri., Oct. 28, 2022

... ICR is hosting a Nov. 14 online event that will bring together CFOs, investors and...

Preparing for a Biotech Market Comeback

Thu., Oct. 20, 2022

...have established is clearly understood well before listing day. *** Mark Corbae is a Managing Director at  ICR Westwicke....

Hubbell, ICR, Prosek Pilot Flexjet’s $3B SPAC 

Wed., Oct. 12, 2022

... The Hubbell Group, ICR Inc. and Prosek Partners are handling the merger of Flexjet, the global leader in...

ICR, Edelman Smithfield Work Nautilus' Review

Tue., Sep. 27, 2022

... ICR Inc. and Edelman Smithfield represent Nautilus as the Vancouver, WA-based home exercise equipment company...

News of Firms: ICR Launches Investor Access

Tue., Sep. 13, 2022

... Meaghan Montegari ICR introduces Investor Access, a program that will work directly with management teams to help...

News of Firms: ICR Unveils SPAC Delisting PR Offer

Wed., Aug. 24, 2022

... ICR introduces its SPAC Liquidation Communications Services offering, which will providing SPAC sponsors with strategic...

Why PR Should be a Top Investment for Startup Asset Managers

Wed., Aug. 10, 2022 one that managers cannot afford to neglect. *** Chris Gillick is a Senior VP at ICR ....

ICR Inc. Takes Falcon’s Beyond Public

Tue., Jul. 12, 2022

... ICR Inc. is handling the merger of Falcon’s Beyond, an entertainment development company, with Fast...

ICR Inc. Takes Blue Nile Public

Mon., Jun. 13, 2022

... ICR Inc. is handling media for Blue Nile, an online retailer of conflict-free diamonds, as...

News of Firms: ICR Launches Events Unit

Tue., May 10, 2022

... ICR launches ...

Financial Firms Rebounded in 2021

Fri., Apr. 29, 2022

...predict for the future, as rumors of a coming market correction loom on the horizon. ICR climbs to new heights Tom Ryan New York-based investor relations firm ...

News of Firms: ICR Issues SPAC Market Report

Thu., Apr. 14, 2022

... According to ICR ’s SPAC Market Update and Outlook, SPAC proceeds in the first quarter of this year...

ICR Helps Fortune Gobble Up D’Artagnan

Fri., Apr. 1, 2022

... ICR Inc. handles Fortune International as it acquires D’Artagnan, a leader in the “farm-to-table” movement,...

Technology PR Firms Registered 'Hyper-Growth' in '21

Thu., Mar. 31, 2022

... ICR Inc. was the big gainer among the top 10 tech PR firms in O’Dwyer’s...

Edelman, ICR, Prosek Top Financial Rankings

Wed., Mar. 30, 2022

... Edelman (+18.6 percent to $100.8M), ICR Inc. (+60.7 percent to $97.8M)  and Prosek Partners (+29.9 percent to $70M) topped O’Dwyer’s...

Healthcare PR Firms Enjoy 47% Growth in '21

Tue., Mar. 29, 2022 three slots in the rankings. Michael Kempner’s MikeWorldWide (+116.3 percent to $7.5M), Tom Ryan’s ICR Inc. (+67.6 to $38.5M) and Scott Signore’s Matter Communications (+51.6 percent to $7.6M) posted...

PR Firms Report Robust 29.7% Growth in '21

Fri., Mar. 25, 2022

...posted declines. The Top Ten firms reported a 35.0 percent gain in total fees to $2.5B. ICR Inc. set the pace as it posted an 83.4 percent rise in revenues to...

Communicating Effectively in an Uncertain Environment

Mon., Mar. 21, 2022

...and interconnected. Your communications approach should be, too. *** Clay Crumbliss is a Managing Director at ICR , Inc....

Edelman Creates US Buzz for Canada's CDPQ

Fri., Mar. 18, 2022

...Gorsky (executive VP) and Jadis Armbruster (senior account supervisor). CDPQ acquired an investment stake in ICR Inc., a financial/strategic communications shop, last September....

ICR Provides Lift-Off for SatixFy’s Plan to Go Public

Wed., Mar. 9, 2022

... ICR Inc. handles SatixFy, the Israel-based maker of semiconductor chips for the satellite telecom market,...

ICR Walks Wag! Through SPAC Deal

Thu., Feb. 3, 2022

... ICR Inc is guiding Wag!, dog-walking app, as it plans to go public via a...

On the Move: Horizon Media Names Smith-Wilson Chief Marketing & Equity Officer

Mon., Jan. 24, 2022 SVP and head of client service. Hamilton was previously a managing director at ICR . He has also served as a director at Cognito and head of North America...

ICR Heats Up Blackstone's Go-Public Deal

Fri., Dec. 24, 2021

... ICR Inc. handles Blackstone Products, which commands 80 percent of the outdoor griddle market, as...

ICR Walks Investment/Media Beats for Footprint

Wed., Dec. 15, 2021

... ICR Inc. represents Footprint, the material sciences company that has developed plant-based materials to replace...

News of Firms: ICR Completes Investment from CDPQ

Tue., Nov. 30, 2021

... ICR completes an investment from institutional investor Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec to...

ICR Handles Manscaped's SPAC Deal

Tue., Nov. 23, 2021

... ICR Inc. handles Manscaped, which takes credit for creating the below-the-waist grooming category for men,...

Overcoming the Net Zero Carbon Communications Gap

Wed., Nov. 10, 2021

...challenges and progress along the way. *** Alex Wittner is Account Director of Tech PR at ICR ....

Trailrunner, ICR, MKA Work Black Rifle Coffee's SPAC

Tue., Nov. 2, 2021

... Trailrunner International, ICR Inc. and MKA Communications are working the SPAC deal that is taking Black Rifle Coffee...

Problems With the Pandemic Nomenclature

Thu., Oct. 7, 2021 may seem, words can save future lives. *** Michael O’Brien is a Managing Director at ICR |Westwicke. He can be reached at [email protected]

ICR Hops on Gogoro's SPAC Merger

Thu., Sep. 16, 2021

... ICR Inc. is handling media and investor relations for Gogoro, Taiwan’s No. 1 electric scooter...

ICR Powers EO Charging's Go-Public Deal

Fri., Aug. 20, 2021

... ICR Inc. represents EO Charging, the UK-based company that provides charging infrastructure for corporate &...

Reshaping PR and Investor Relations for Private Equity

Wed., Aug. 18, 2021

...action plan, reporting and ESG integration within the firm. *** Doug Donsky is Managing Director of ICR ....

News of Firms: SCS Merges with Swarm

Wed., Aug. 11, 2021

...and communications across a variety of brands and to a variety of consumers,” said Schiefer. ICR launches “Welcome to the Arena,” a podcast featuring interviews with CEOs, CFOs, financial analysts,...

On the Move: ICR's Westwicke Health Unit Hires O'Brien

Wed., Aug. 4, 2021

... Michael O'Brien Westwicke, ICR ’s healthcare PR practice, hires Michael O’Brien as managing director. O’Brien most recently served as...

ICR Handles French Tropicana Takeover

Tue., Aug. 3, 2021

... ICR Inc. handles French private equity firm PAI Partners as it acquires a 61 percent...

Sard Verbinnen Takes Planet Labs Public

Wed., Jul. 7, 2021

...It lost $127M. Sard Verbinnen’s John Christiansen and Cassandra Bujarski handle media for Planet, while ICR Inc. represents dMY Technology Group IV....

ICR Rolls Strike as Bowlero Goes Public

Thu., Jul. 1, 2021

... ICR Inc. represents Isos Acquisition Corp. as the blank check company merges with Bowlero, the...

PRSA Summit Addresses Diversity

Wed., Jun. 30, 2021 will become more impactful than ever before. *** Terry Preston is an account supervisor at ICR ....

ICR Lifts Off Vertical Aerospace’s SPAC Deal

Mon., Jun. 14, 2021

... ICR Inc. handles US media surrounding UK-based Vertical Aerospace in its $2.2B SPAC deal engineered...

Reevemark Helps Hunt for Stock Listing

Mon., Jun. 7, 2021

...Delia Cannan, Pamela Greene, Luc Herbowy, Michael Anderson and Davey Roberts working the SPAC. ICR Inc.'s Brian Ruby represents GigCapital4....

SVC, ICR Take UK's Babylon Public

Fri., Jun. 4, 2021

... Sard Verbinnen & Co. and ICR Westwicke, handle Babylon as the London-based digital health company goes public in a SPAC...

Prosek, ICR Deliver Flywire’s Timely IPO

Wed., May 26, 2021

... Prosek Partners and ICR Inc. handle Flywire as the Boston-based global payments company raises $250M in its IPO.  Flywire...

Financial Firms Thrive Amid Chaotic Year

Mon., May 3, 2021

...forward as the economy begins to rebound from a year that was anything but normal. ICR posts double-digit gains New York-based corporate communications and investor relations firm ...

Tech Firms Ride Out a Tough 2020

Thu., Apr. 22, 2021

...2020, six of those firms—Highwire PR (#4) , Walker Sands (#6), PAN Communications (#7), ICR (#8), The Hoffman Agency (#9) and Inkhouse (#10)—actually billed more last year than they...

Healthcare Firms Saw Fees Rise More Than 30% in 2020

Mon., Apr. 19, 2021

...$31M), Crosby Marketing Communications (+20.5 percent to $28.2M), imre (+14.3 percent to $24.1) and ICR (+21.2 percent to $22.9M) round out the Top 10 firms.  Health is Everyone’s Business  Kirsty Graham Kirsty...

O'Dwyer's Ranks PR Firms by 19 Specialties

Thu., Apr. 8, 2021

...(#1 Real Chemistry, #2 Edelman, #3 Finn Partners), Financial PR/Investor Relations (#1 Edelman, #2 ICR , #3 Prosek), Technology (#1 Edelman, #2 Hotwire, #3 Finn Partners), Travel & Economic Development (#1...

ICR Puts Topps Back into Wall Street Game

Wed., Apr. 7, 2021

... ICR Inc. is handling Topps trading card company’s return to Wall Street as it agrees...

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