About Us

Who We Are

ICS Inventory, LLC is the owner of the Intercultural Conflict Style Inventory® (ICS®), http://icsinventory.com. Our company is a division of Hammer Holdings, a woman-owned company that also includes (1) IDI, LLC—offering the Intercultural Development Inventory® (IDI®), http://idiinventory.com and (2) Safe Dialogue, LLC—offering crisis management and intervention services for schools and law enforcement, http://safedialogue.com. These three companies offer unique products, services, and visionary global solutions for the advancement of cultural intercultural conflict resolution, intercultural competence, and crisis planning and intervention.

The principal officers of ICS Inventory, Incorporated are Diann Hammer, Mitchell R. Hammer, Ph.D., and Neil Hammer, who also operate their affiliate companies, IDI, LLC, ICS Inventory, LLC, and Safe Dialogue LLC.

ICS Inventory, LLC offers customized, assessment, consulting, and training services to improve communication, resolve conflict, and solve problems across cultural boundaries within educational institutions, government agencies, NGOs, corporations, and other organizations. We offer these services by:

  • Offering the Intercultural Conflict Style Inventory to trainers and others to help build intercultural communication, conflict, and problem-solving competencies.
  • Providing the Integrated ICS Licensed Program to schools and organizations to use internally to improve cross-cultural communication and resolve conflicts.