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Windbrella Products Corp

I started Windbrella in my Long Island garage in 1998. From there, we moved to warehouse and office space and then, in 2001, down to Florida where we have our own 75,000-square-foot facility. We began with umbrellas, and while we’ve tried a few things since, that’s still our focus. We’ve earned patents and trademarks, made changes to the frame; we’ve done lots of tweaking that I think makes us a little different from the average umbrella company. I like to say we’re a Rolls Royce at a Chevy price. Read More »

FireSpring Printing

I started the company in my parents’ basement in 2007. At the time, we were a retail-line shop called TargetOmaha Marketing offering vehicle graphics, business cards—really, any sort of marketing for small businesses. It grew little by little. I took on a partner. We got some office and retail space. Read More »



It started with the name. I came up with lookwhatWOW years ago on one of my many trips flying across the country. I thought if I ever had a chance to start my own business, I’ll use lookwhatWOW: Look stands for “the offer,” what stand for “what we can do” and WOW stands for “the results.” Read More »

Custom Flag Company, Inc.

My father and I purchased Custom Flag in 1998. My father was already a sales rep in the flag industry, and he heard through word-of-mouth that it had come up for sale. Read More »

Mad Hatter Promotions, Ltd.

Mad Hatter Promotions, Ltd.

One day, a guy I knew asked me to help him sell t-shirts. I gave him $3,000. A year later, when the business didn’t work out, I took it over with a friend of mine. We operated it together for 18 years, and for the past 5 years I’ve run it alone. Read More »

Azure Marketing Communications

Azure Marketing Communications

President of Azure Marketing Communications, Eric Diller, recalls his first foray into logoed products and the industry he now calls home. Read More »

Polar Bear Marketing

Polar Bear Marketing David Peterson, President PPAI# 283179 UPIC: milespbm At The PPAI Expo, PPAI announced that its membership had hit a record high at the end of 2011, passing the 10,000-member mark. The Association’s 10,000th member was identified as … Read More »

The Well-Placed Logo, Inc.

The Well-Placed Logo, Inc. Rebecca Carswell, President Hendersonville, North Carolina PPAI# 358302 UPIC: wpLogo 1. How did your company get its start? My company got its start when another left the business. I “inherited” the clients of a person who … Read More »

Ryder Engraving, Inc.

Ryder Engraving, Inc. Chris Gosnell, Owner PPAI #450522 UPIC: Ryder 1. How did your company get its start? The company was started in 1972 by my wife’s father. She took it over in 1986, and we moved it to Pataskala, … Read More »

Taking It Personally Promotions

Taking It Personally Promotions Cherlye Edmondson, President PPAI # 395223 UPIC: TIPPS How did your company get its start? I was working for a larger printing company that served the promotional products industry and decided I could do it better … Read More »

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