Venture capital firm Internet Capital Group Inc. appointed Investor Relations International, Los Angeles, to handle investor relations.
The mandate is to raise investor awareness of Internet Capital Group, its progress in executing strategy and the company's outlook. The agency will pitch media and use direct marketing of publicly known information to reach money managers and current or prospective shareholders.
Internet Capital, Wayne, PA, is a major investor in companies like Blackboard Inc., CommerceQuest Inc., eCredit.com, emerge Interactive, Freeborders Inc., iSky Inc., ICG Commerce Holdings Inc., Verticalnet Inc., Syncra Systems Inc. and StarCite Inc.
Investor Relations has handled investor communications for companies like Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Taro Pharmaceuticals, Qiao Xing Universal Telephone and LJ International.