Icon has been in the news a bit recently! Below are 3 interviews that are well worth your time if you’re interested in hearing more about the Icon A1 Wheelchair and some of the backstory of the company.
1. “Canadian upstart reinvents its wheels” – http://bit.ly/ys2Oik
“When Jeff Adams and Christian Bagg met eight years ago, they bonded over a shared frustration: They weren’t satisfied with their wheelchairs.
With a background as a machinist, Bagg had modified his wheelchair to his liking. ‘I got my first chair and right away I saw a need to make it better…’”
Author: Rasha Mourtada of Globe and Mail
**link updated 1/12/12
2. Adjustable Wheelchairs – http://bit.ly/xvz2lS
“After 14 years of developing an adjustable wheelchair, Christian Bagg is finally in business…”
Interviewer: Karen Moxley of CBC.ca, on The Morning Edition
3. Is an Icon Wheelchair Right for You? – http://bit.ly/xVGI9L
“This is like the Apple Computer of wheelchairs…”
Interviewer: Dr. Glen House on the “Living with and Beyond Disability” radio show.