Trade Only, Inc. (UPIC: trade) has announced that Alan Patrick has taken the position of president and chief operating officer at the Costa Mesa, California-based promotional products industry software and e-commerce provider.
Martin Varley, chairman of Trade Only, Inc., says: “I am delighted to welcome Alan to the team and this important leadership role. With our aggressive growth plans it is the optimum time to be investing in additional senior-level resource. Alan’s experience gained with well-respected major organizations will be a key element in delivery of our plans.”
Patrick comes to Trade Only from distributor LeaderPromos (UPIC: OHIO0002), where he served as vice president of business development. He brings experience in the fast moving consumer goods and promotional product marketplaces to the company.
“This is a very exciting opportunity,” Patrick adds. “My goal will be to work with the team to implement strategic and tactical plans, building on core values and competencies to deliver on what we believe are substantial growth opportunities that will benefit clients and all those associated with the company.”