ICON International wins Website Award

STAMFORD, Conn., November 18, 2013 – ICON International, a specialty finance company engaged in corporate barter, won the Website Marketing Message Award for 2013 from the CT Better Business Bureau (BBB).

The award was presented at the Connecticut BBB Annual Meeting and Awards Banquet in New Haven on Thursday evening November 14, 2013. The Website Marketing Message Award recognizes a company website that exemplifies ethical marketing, educates consumers, exhibits ease of navigation, highlights company accessibility and policies. ICON also received an honorable mention for the Community Cares Award for the significant charitable contributions they have made in the local area.

ICON competed against many other companies statewide for the position. “This is the first year we applied for the award,” comments Kelly Emmert, vice president of marketing and communications for ICON International. “We just re-launched our site with an emphasis on educating our client base, so the timing was good! Our team is thrilled to have received the award,” says Emmert.

About ICON International

ICON International is a specialized finance company engaged in corporate barter to help companies restore value to underperforming assets and fund corporate expenses.

ICON is a subsidiary of Omnicom Group (NYSE:OMC), a strategic holding company that manages a portfolio of global market leaders. Omnicom’s companies operate in the disciplines of advertising, marketing services, specialty communications, interactive/digital media and media buying services.

For more information, please call (203) 328-2300, email info@iconinternational.com or visit www.iconinternational.com.