ICR acquires Continuum Health to expand its healthcare practice

New York-based strategic communications and advisory firm ICR has picked up boutique healthcare PR firm Continuum Health Communications to expand its healthcare practice.

The deal sees Continuum’s founder and CEO Terri Clevenger join ICR as a managing director, bringing with her more than 30 years of healthcare comms experience.

Clevenger and her team will operate as fully-integrated members of the ICR Healthcare Practice under the Continuum Health – An ICR Company brand.

ICR Healthcare Michael FoxMichael Fox (pictured left), managing partner for ICR, said: “We are thrilled to have such an experienced and talented healthcare PR practitioner join the ICR team as we continue to build out each of our industry-focused practice areas.

“Terri is a proven entrepreneur and highly strategic communications advisor who develops deep and lasting relationships with her clients by using communications to improve business results.”

Established in 2006, Continuum Health is based in West Westport, Connecticut and specialises in PR, advocacy relations and programming, corporate communications, core positioning and messaging, product launches and patient education.

Clevenger said: “By bringing Continuum onto the ICR platform, I can now provide current and future clients with the well-established and lauded ICR services, including investor relations and IPO planning, digital branding, social media and crisis planning and activation.

“My goal in joining this team of award-winning communications specialists was not only to help accelerate this exciting growth opportunity, but continue to offer clients the highest quality of cutting edge communications tools and expertise.”

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