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Icon Sports MD visits Saatchi & Saatchi USA

  Washington DC (Oct, 2013): Grace Kiraguri was back in the US to meet with Saatchi & Saatchi (S&S) as part of their mentoring program - (left to right) mentee Luz Amuchastegui from Argentina , Joan Coraggio (Grace’s Mentor from Los Angeles office) , and Gwen Conley.
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ICON Manages Turkana Cross Country Championships

The last thing any journalist expects when interviewing the winner of a race is for the said person to use that opportunity to belt and market his own recorded music with infectious vigour. Meet the stimulating athletes of Turkana, the far flung dry and hot region in Northern Kenya that has commanded international headlines after…
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Icon MD Re-invited By US State Department

In her endeavors to launch her own sports marketing firm, Grace Kiraguri of Nairobi, Kenya faced challenges that led her to discover important life lessons. “I worked in various companies gaining relevant marketing experience after graduating and one day I found myself without a job,” explains Grace. (more…)
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Barclays Launches Amateur Golf Series

Leading financial services provider Barclays Bank of Kenya has launched a golf series dubbed Barclays Golf Circuit that is aimed at supporting the development of the game. The event is a dress rehearsal ahead of the 2013 Barclays Kenya Open. The Golf Circuit will kick off on November 3rd 2012. The glamour event will comprise…
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Couple Leads Royal Team To Dasani Golf Gala Grand Finale Victory

There is an old adage that marriages are always made in heaven and true to the words a Royal couple complimented each other to guarantee their team victory at the third edition of the Dasani Golf Gala’s Grand Finale held at the par 72 Karen Golf and Country Club on Saturday. Jane Njau anchored her…
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Barclays Kenya Open Wins PRSK Best Sponsorship Campaign Award

Barclays Bank Affluent & Alliance Manager, Eve Onduru (right) shares with, (left to right) Patrick Obath (Tournament Director - Barclays Kenya Open); Grace Kiraguri (MD Icon Sports Marketing); and Joe Wangai (Finance Director - Kenya Open Golf Ltd), the Award won by the bank during the 2011 Public Relations Society of Kenya (PRSK) Awards ceremony.…
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The Teule Cycle Classic

The inaugural Teule100 Cycle Classic turned out to be an excellent throwback to the famous cycle classics of the past. The event hosted by the Oloitokitok-based Teule Children’s Shelter and Rescue Center staged a show-stopping launch event outside the Maasai Inn in Emali, 130 km southeast of Nairobi. (more…)
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