LAKE FOREST, Calif., July 12, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ – ICG (Internet Connectivity Group, Inc.) today announced that it has been chosen by AlwaysOn as one of the AlwaysOn Global 250 Companies to Watch. Internet Connectivity Group is lead by CEO Kevin Howard, who is part of OCTANe’s Serial Entrepreneur Group.
Inclusion in the AlwaysOn Global 250 Companies to Watch signifies leadership amongst its peers and game-changing approaches and technologies that are likely to disrupt existing markets and entrenched players. ICG was selected by the AlwaysOn editorial team and industry experts spanning the globe based on a set of five criteria: innovation, market potential, commercialization, stakeholder value, and media buzz.
ICG and the AlwaysOn Global 250 Companies to Watch will be honored at AlwaysOn’s tenth annual Innovation Summit at the Computer History Museum on July 23rd, 2012.
“Application developers are now bringing their disruptive skills to the corporate and enterprise world, giving scope and purpose to users in the business world. Coupled with a massive smartphone and tablet adoption, the opportunities for this year’s up-and-comers are unlimited,” says Tony Perkins, founder and editor of AlwaysOn. “This explosive market is being driven in large part by the companies that made this year’s AlwaysOn Global 250 Companies to Watch list. We congratulate the AlwaysOn Global 250 Companies to Watch, companies that our editors believe represent some of the highest-growth opportunities in today’s private company marketplace.”
The AlwaysOn Global 250 winners were selected from among hundreds of other technology companies nominated by investors, bankers, journalists, and industry insiders. The AlwaysOn editorial team conducted a rigorous three-month selection process to finalize the 2012 list.
“Being recognized as one of the most innovative and disruptive companies on this vast Planet, not only in the Digital Media landscape, but the overall technology, media, cloud and so many other fields is really an honor,” mentions Kevin Howard, ICG’s CEO. “It really is a testament to the incredibly talented and hard working team we have at ICG. We look forward to further innovation and continued explosive growth in the years to come.”
ICG (Internet Connectivity Group, Inc.) develops solutions that enable organizations to engage with their prospects, helping them to attract, inform, inspire and convert them to customers. ICG takes Brand promotion and customer engagement to the next level in the Digital Media space with a completely bundled solution that incorporates proprietary hardware and custom software, application development, content and campaign creation, social media integration, data delivery, data collection, data analytics, installation, and network health and management.
AlwaysOn is the leading business media brand networking the Global Silicon Valley. AlwaysOn helped ignite the social media revolution in early 2003 when it launched the AlwaysOn network. In 2004, it became the first media brand to socially network its online readers and event attendees. AlwaysOn’s preeminent executive event series includes the Silicon Valley Innovation Summit, OnMedia, OnHollywood, IMPACT Venture Summit Mid-Atlantic, Venture Summit East, OnDemand, Venture Summit Silicon Valley, OnMobile, and GoingGreen Silicon Valley. The AlwaysOn network and live event series continue to lead the industry by empowering its readers, event participants, sponsors, and advertisers like no other media brand. (www.icginfo.com)