About Us



Our Expertise

Consumer Engagement
Social Engagement
Experiential Engagement
Media Engagement
Corporate Affairs
Multicultural Engagement
Content Development & Design

Don't just relate. Engage.

In 2004, seven entrepreneurial employees founded our agency with one client. They understood that they'd either achieve meaningful success for their client, or they wouldn't have an agency.

That same urgency to deliver defines us today.  Achieving meaningful business results in an era when consumers actively avoid marketing messages means you need to tell stories they want to hear, stories that entertain, educate, or evoke. Companies that provide that sort of value benefit from engagement that builds brands, sells products and changes minds.

And that's exactly what we do.


We've been named "Agency of the Year" by PR Week and "Best Consumer Consultancy in the World" by the Holmes Report, while winning dozens of honors from national and global competitions.

Click here to view our accolades, if you're into that sort of thing.


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About ICF Olson

ICF Olson is a full-service marketing services agency purpose built for the new realities facing clients.  With more than 800 employees across 14 offices in the U.S., Canada and India, ICF Olson is one of the world’s top 50 agency companies. It boasts uniquely broad and deep expertise across the entire spectrum of marketing services, having been recognized as a “leader” in loyalty and CRM by Forrester Research, Adobe Marketing Cloud’s North American Partner of the Year, and Public Relations Agency of the Year by PR Week. ICF Olson’s individual brand campaigns have won 27 Effie Awards, the marketing industry’s highest accolade for effective marketing.


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Bangalore, India

71 Jyoti Nivas College Rd
Koramangala Industrial Layout
Koramangala, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560034

Chicago, IL

564 W Randolph St
Chicago, IL 60661

Chicago, IL

211 W. Wacker Drive
Suite 1300
Chicago, IL 60606

Columbus, OH

130 East Chestnut Street
Suite 402
Columbus, OH 43215

Fairfax, VA

9300 Lee Hwy
Fairfax, VA 22031

Los Angeles, CA

2049 Century Park East
Suite 690
Los Angeles, CA 90067

Minneapolis, MN

420 N 5th St #1000
Minneapolis, MN 55401

New York, NY

630 3rd Ave
New York, NY 10017

Richmond, VA

901 East Byrd Street, Suite 910
Richmond, VA 23219

Toronto, ON

400 University Ave
Toronto, ON M5G, Canada

Washington DC

1725 I St NW
Washington, DC 20006