Marks CNBC’s 12th Consecutive Year of Exclusive Coverage of the Conference
New York, NY – January 8, 2018 – ICR, a leading strategic communications and advisory firm, today announced that CNBC, the world’s leading business and financial news network, will serve as the exclusive broadcast sponsor of the 20th annual ICR Conference for the 12th consecutive year. “Mad Money” (M-F, 6PM ET) host and “Squawk on the Street” (M-F, 9AM-11AM ET) co-anchor Jim Cramer will broadcast live from the event on Tuesday, January 9th at the Grande Lakes Resort in Orlando, Florida.
Cramer will provide coverage on key industry insights gathered from the more than 150 company presentations. In addition to exclusive one-on-one interviews with leading CEOs, Cramer will deliver an insider’s view of the event’s unique forum and an in-depth look at important consumer and economic trends and the biggest business predictions for the year ahead.
“We are thrilled to have CNBC back as the exclusive broadcast partner of the ICR Conference and to have Jim Cramer, one of America’s preeminent financial journalists, join us as we celebrate our 20th year of providing invaluable insights and unparalleled content,” said Tom Ryan, Chief Executive Officer, ICR. “CNBC’s continued presence at the conference is a testament to the value this premier growth company event brings to the retail and investment communities, and we look forward to another year of exceptional reporting and impactful interviews.”
The ICR Conference is a unique platform that connects public and private company executives, institutional investors, sell-side research analysts, investment bankers, private equity professionals and select members of the media. The event provides management teams with a rare opportunity to interact and communicate with many of the key stakeholders who play a critical role in determining company valuation and overall capital market success.
For more information and to stay updated on the ICR Conference, please visit www.icrconference.com or download the free conference mobile app on your iPhone, Android, Blackberry, Windows Mobile and other devices. Follow the ICR Conference on Twitter at @ICRPR and join the conversation using the #ICR2018 and #ICRConference hashtags.
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.
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. Learn more at www.icrinc.com. Follow us on Twitter at @ICRPR.
With CNBC in the U.S., CNBC in Asia Pacific, CNBC in Europe, Middle East and Africa, and CNBC World, CNBC is the recognized world leader in business news and provides real-time financial market coverage and business information to more than 385 million homes worldwide, including more than 94 million households in the United States and Canada. CNBC also provides daily business updates to 400 million households across China. The network’s 15 live hours a day of business programming in North America (weekdays from 4:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. ET) is produced at CNBC’s global headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., and includes reports from CNBC News bureaus worldwide. CNBC at night features a mix of new reality programming, CNBC’s highly successful series produced exclusively for CNBC and a number of distinctive in-house documentaries.
CNBC also has a vast portfolio of digital products which deliver real-time financial market news and information across a variety of platforms including: CNBC.com; CNBC PRO, the premium, integrated desktop/mobile service that provides live access to CNBC programming, exclusive video content and global market data and analysis; a suite of CNBC mobile products including the CNBC Apps for iOS, Android and Windows devices; and additional products such as the CNBC App for the Apple Watch and Apple TV.
Members of the media can receive more information about CNBC and its programming on the NBCUniversal Media Village Web site at http://www.nbcumv.com/programming/cnbc.
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