NEWS. 11/28/18

ICR ANNOUNCES PRESENTING COMPANIES FOR ITS 21st ANNUAL CONFERENCE

New York, NY – November 28, 2018 – ICR, a leading strategic communications and advisory firm serving roughly 600 private and public company clients, today announced its preliminary list of presenting companies for its 2019 conference at the Grand Lakes Resort in Orlando, Florida. Public company presentations will take place on Monday, January 14th and Tuesday, January 15th, and private company presentations on Wednesday, January 16th.

The ICR Conference, renowned for its dynamic and unique format, includes company presentations, breakout sessions, expert commentary and a multitude of networking opportunities. Specifically, the annual event brings together management teams from 150+ public and private growth companies, institutional investors, sell-side research analysts, private equity professionals, sponsoring investment bankers and select members of the media to discuss industry trends and forward strategies at the most critical time of the year.

“As we approach our 21st consecutive year, we remain committed to a conference platform that offers a unique opportunity to connect with the financial community and other key stakeholders,” said Tom Ryan, Chief Executive Officer, ICR. “We are excited to announce our preliminary 2019 presenters, a diverse group of both private and public companies that will offer vital insights on consumer trends as the New Year begins.”

Below is a preliminary list of public companies set to present at the 2019 conference:

  • Abercrombie & Fitch (ANF)
  • AgroFresh Solutions, Inc. (AGFS)
  • American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (AEO)
  • American Vanguard Corporation (AVD)
  • AMMO, Inc. (POWW)
  • Aphria Inc. (APH.TO & APHQF)
  • Aritzia (ATZ)
  • ascena retail group, inc. (ASNA)
  • At Home Group Inc. (HOME)
  • Avon Products, Inc. (AVP)
  • B&G Foods, Inc. (BGS)**
  • Barfresh Food Group, Inc. (BRFH)
  • BJ’s Wholesale Club (BJ)
  • Bluegreen Vacations (BXG)
  • Boot Barn (BOOT)
  • Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. (BBW)
  • Capital Park Holdings (LOGG)
  • Carrols Restaurant Group, Inc. (TAST)
  • Centric Brands Inc. (CTRC)
  • Chico’s FAS Inc. (CHS)
  • Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (CMG)
  • Chuy’s Holdings, Inc. (CHUY)
  • Citi Trends, Inc. (CTRN)
  • Crocs, Inc. (CROX)
  • Cronos Group Inc. (CRON)
  • Darden Restaurants, Inc. (DRI)
  • Dave & Buster’s Entertainment, Inc. (PLAY)
  • Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group, Inc. (DFRG)
  • Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. (TACO)
  • Delta Apparel, Inc. (DLA)
  • Delta Galil Industries, LTD. (DELT)
  • Denny’s Corporation (DENN)
  • Destination XL Group, Inc. (DXLG)
  • Dogness International Corporation (DOGZ)
  • Domino’s Pizza (DPZ)
  • Ecoark Holdings, Inc. (OTCQX: ZEST)
  • El Pollo Loco, Inc. (LOCO)
  • FAT Brands Inc. (FAT)
  • Five Below, Inc. (FIVE)
  • Floor & Décor Holdings, Inc. (FND)
  • Fox Factory Holding Corp. (FOXF)
  • Freshpet, Inc. (FRPT)
  • Genesco Inc. (GCO)
  • Genuine Parts Company (GPC)
  • G-III Apparel Group, Ltd. (GIII)
  • Goosehead Insurance, Inc. (GSHD)
  • Green Thumb Industries (GTI)
  • Green Dot (GDOT)
  • GUESS?, Inc. (GES)
  • Habit Restaurants Inc. (HABT)
  • Helen of Troy Limited (HELE)
  • Hudson Ltd. (HUD)
  • IPic Entertainment (IPIC)
  • Jill, Inc. (JILL)
  • Kona Grill (KONA)
  • Kornit Digital (KRNT)
  • Landec Corporation (LNDC)
  • Lands’ End (LE)
  • Li & Fung (494 HK)
  • Liberty Health Sciences (LHS)**
  • LifeVantage Corporation (LFVN)
  • Lifeway Foods, Inc. (LWAY)
  • Limoneira Company (LMNR)
  • lululemon athletica (LULU)
  • MarineMax, Inc. (HZO)
  • Medifast, Inc. (MED)
  • MJardin Group (MJAR)
  • Movado Group, Inc. (MOV)
  • Noodles & Company (NDLS)
  • Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. (NUS)
  • Ollie’s Bargain Outlet Holdings, Inc. (OLLI)
  • Oxford (OXM)
  • Party City Holdco Inc. (PRTY)
  • Performance Food Group Company (PFGC)**
  • PetIQ, Inc. (PETQ)
  • Planet Fitness (PLNT)
  • Prestige Consumer Healthcare Inc. (PBH)
  • Primo Water Corporation (PRMW)
  • Purple Innovation, Inc. (PRPL)
  • Reed’s, Inc. (REED)
  • RiceBran Technologies (RIBT)
  • Rocky Brands, Inc. (RCKY)
  • RTW Retailwinds, Inc. (RTW)
  • Ruth’s Hospitality Group, Inc. (RUTH)
  • ServiceMaster Global Holdings, Inc. (SERV)
  • Shake Shack Inc. (SHAK)
  • ShiftPixy, Inc. (PIXY)
  • Shoe Carnival (SCVL)
  • SpartanNash Company (SPTN)
  • Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings, Inc. (SPWH)
  • SP Plus Corporation (SP)
  • Stage Stores, Inc. (SSI)
  • Stein Mart, Inc. (SMRT)
  • Strauss Group (STRS IL)
  • SunOpta Inc. (STKL)
  • Sysco Corporation (SYY)
  • Tailored Brands (TLRD)
  • Texas Roadhouse, Inc. (TXRH)
  • The Chefs’ Warehouse, Inc. (CHEF)
  • The Children’s Place, Inc. (PLCE)
  • The Lovesac Company (LOVE)
  • The ONE Group Hospitality, Inc. (STKS)
  • Tilly’s, Inc. (TLYS)
  • Tilray, Inc. (TLRY)
  • TILT (TILT)
  • Titan Machinery Inc. (TITN)
  • Tuesday Morning Corporation (TUES)
  • Tupperware Brands Corporation (TUP)
  • Urban Outfitters, Inc. (URBN)
  • Vince Holding Corp. (VNCE)
  • Waitr Holdings, Inc. (WTRH)
  • Wingstop Inc. (WING)
  • YETI (YETI)
  • ZAGG Inc. (ZAGG)
  • Zumiez, Inc. (ZUMZ)

**Attending Only

The following private companies are also set to present or attend at the upcoming conference with many more in attendance:

  • AccelFoods
  • ACE Cash Express
  • AriZona Beverages
  • Benihana Corporation
  • Black Shamrock Partners
  • Bluestone Lane
  • BrightFarms
  • Chicken Salad Chick
  • City Winery
  • CorePower Yoga
  • Cryoshift Cryotherapy
  • Dash Brands/Domino’s Pizza China
  • DMA
  • Martens
  • eatsa
  • Fat Tuesday
  • Faherty Brand
  • Farmwise LLC
  • Fazoli’s
  • Fogo de Chão
  • FS Food Group
  • Global Franchise Group
  • Growpacker, Inc.
  • Gusto
  • hims
  • Hydrofarm Holdings Group, Inc.
  • iFLY Indoor Skydiving
  • Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams
  • Joe & The Juice
  • Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar
  • Mack Weldon
  • Mavis Discount Tire
  • MediaMath
  • Meow Wolf
  • Mile High Labs
  • Mizzen+Main
  • Nectar
  • Oath Pizza
  • OLAM Corp.
  • Olo
  • Paper Source
  • Pari Passau
  • Paytronix
  • Pincho Factory
  • Plate IQ
  • Presto
  • Punch Bowl Social
  • Q Mixers
  • r4 Technologies
  • Ranir
  • Restaurant Technologies
  • Romano’s Macaroni Grill
  • Scene75 Entertainment Centers
  • Shoe Sensation, Inc.
  • Souvla
  • Spencer Spirit Holdings, Inc.
  • STANCE
  • Sterling Hospitality
  • Terra’s Kitchen
  • Thanx
  • The Riddler
  • thredUP
  • Thunderbird Growth Corp.
  • Tommy John
  • Topgolf Entertainment Group
  • Tophatter
  • True Food Kitchen
  • WellBiz Brands
  • com
  • Wolf & Shepherd, Inc.
  • World of Beer Bar & Kitchen
  • Xenial, Inc.
  • Yumpingo

The event is by invitation only. To request an invitation, please visit http://www.icrconference.com or email info@icrconference.com. Follow the ICR Conference on Twitter at @ICRPR and join the conversation using the #ICRConference hashtag.

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 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 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, Boston, San Francisco and Beijing.  ICR also advises on capital markets transactions through its ICR Capital subsidiary. Learn more at www.icrinc.com. Follow us on Twitter at @ICRPR.

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