August 2013

Flynn, Krause Named 2013 PPAI RAC Volunteer Of The Year Award Recipients

PPAI has named Kevin Flynn, MAS, director of sales for TBK Promotions, Inc. (UPIC: tbkpromo), based in Chicago, Illinois, and Larry D. Krause, MAS, president of LDK Marketing Services, Inc. (UPIC: LDKMKT), headquartered in Dallas, Texas, as the 2013 PPAI RAC Volunteer of the Year award recipients. Read More »

Industry Companies Find Their Places On The Inc. 5000

Inc. magazine has released its annual Inc. 5000 list of the country’s fastest growing private companies. A number of promotional products businesses appear on the magazine’s prestigious ranking, which has included a number of prominent brands over the years, including Zappos, Chobani and Zipcar.
Read More »

The Vernon Company Marks 111th Anniversary

This year marks Newton, Iowa-based The Vernon Company’s (UPIC: Vernon) 111th anniversary. The distributor celebrated this unique anniversary by hosting special events for its home office staff, 35 Central Region account executives, company retirees, the mayor of Newton and other dignitaries. Read More »

All Types Advertising’s Eric Black Umpires The Little League World Series

Eric Black, vice president of Pomona, New York-based distributor All Types Advertising, Inc. (UPIC: ALLTYPES), was named an umpire for the Little League World Series 2013,which ended with Japan defeating California 6-4 for the title on Sunday. Read More »

PPAI’s Bellantone Speaks On Industry’s Strengths At CAAMP’s End-Buyer Show

This morning at the Carolinas Association of Advertising and Marketing Professionals’ (CAAMP) Fall End Buyers Show in Concord, North Carolina, PPAI President and CEO Paul Bellantone, CAE, spoke to an audience of distributors and their end buyer clients on the effectiveness of promotional products and their benefits over other advertising media. Read More »

PPAI’s Webinars Revisit Expo East And More In The Coming Weeks

PPAI’s webinar program starts the school year with an extensive line-up of education opportunities exploring some of the best of EXPO East 2013, CPSIA’s impact on state regulations and more. Read More »

HPPA Hosts Annual Hot Stuff Expo

The Houston Promotional Products Association (HPPA) held its annual Hot Stuff Expo on August 14, 2013, at Reliant Center in Houston, Texas. The event included more than 230 exhibitors from around the country together with more than 660 distributors/sales staff interested in the latest products to offer their clients. Read More »

Jack Nadel’s New Book Wins Five Global Ebook Awards

PPB’s June issue featured a conversation with Jack Nadel, founder of Los Angeles-based distributor Jack Nadel International, and an excerpt from his new book, Evolution of an Entrepreneur. The book recently won five Global Ebook Awards. Read More »

SAGE Fact Of The Week

The computer products and accessories category in SAGE Online is growing. These products appeal to a wide variety of clients, including tech companies, teens and college students. Read More »

Tony Hsieh, Zappos.com CEO, To Keynote The PPAI Expo 2014

PPAI today announced Tony Hsieh, CEO of Zappos.com and author of Delivering Happiness, as The PPAI Expo 2014 keynote speaker. Hsieh leads Zappos, a company that has enjoyed tremendous success for its capacity to define and instill value-based principles in an innovative way by putting one’s community first. His presentation will take place on Wednesday, January 15 from 8:30-9:50 am at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center. Read More »

Page 1 of 912345...Last »
  • Categories

  • Tags