Company President & CEO Named 2017 Distinguished Alumna
ATLANTA, GA (March 29, 2017)– Iconic Group, Inc., a digital solutions company, has announced that President & CEO Denise Conroy will be awarded the 2017 Distinguished Alumni Award by her alma mater, West Virginia University's Eberly College of Arts and Sciences.
The award is given out every year to recognize the College's outstanding alumni who are making important contributions within not only their professions, but their communities as well. The award also seeks to honor recipients for their civic duties and intellectual pursuits. Conroy is a leader in and stays active around the Atlanta community, where Iconic Group's headquarters are located. She earned a B.A. in political science from West Virginia University in 1993.
"I am honored to have been chosen by West Virginia University as their 2017 Distinguished Alumna," said Conroy. "It was at this incredible school that I developed the skills and tools that have propelled my career. I wouldn't be the person I am today if it wasn't for WVU. This university is very dear to me and my family."
Conroy joined Iconic Group in 2015, bringing more than 20 years of expertise in marketing, media and entertainment leadership to her role. Her responsibilities include overseeing all corporate direction and strategy for the company's global operations. Her mission is to create an innovative, entrepreneurial environment for the company's 150 full-time and 10,000 seasonal employees. Before joining Iconic Group, Conroy held various senior leadership positions at HGTV, DIY Network, and Outdoor Channel. Her work has earned her many industry accolades, including Multichannel News' "40 Under 40," and CableFAX's "Most Powerful Women in Cable."
Eberly College will host the 2017 Alumni Awards Banquet on Saturday, April 8, 2017 at its Erickson Alumni Center, where Conroy will receive her award in front of esteemed guests and university faculty.
About Iconic Group, Inc.
Iconic Group captures many of the most defining moments in consumers' lives and is a leader in the education, endurance sport and retail experiential photography segments. The company provides professional photography services at 10,000 events and 30,000 shoot dates, taking 53 million consumer images per year under the GradImages, University Photo, WorldWide Photography, MarathonFoto and Backprint brands. Through its unparalleled network of 2,000 photographers and leading edge technology, the company is the best in the business at handling some of the biggest and most complex events across the globe. For more information, visit www.iconicgroup.com.
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