GAPPP Opens Its 2020 University To Regional Community, PPPC
The Georgia Association Of Promotional Products Professionals (GAPPP) has announced its accredited GAPPP University 2020, a four-day virtual event, will be open to members of all 26 regional associations and PPPC at no cost to attend. GAPPP University sessions will be held July 21, 23, 28 and 30, running 11:30 am – 1:10 pm ET each day.
“Due to distancing measures required for in-person education, and our concern for our members well-being, GAPPP will be offering our University program Learning Labs via ‘bite-sized’ webinars over the lunch hour,” says Lake Tankersley, GAPPP president. “Because these will be broadcast via the web, GAPPP is inviting all other regional association members to participate, at no cost, to support our promotional community.”
Opening speakers for the event will include Cliff Quicksell, MAS+, president and CEO of Cliff Quicksell Associates and director of affiliate marketing and business development for distributor iPROMOTEu; Paul Bellantone, CAE, CEO and president of PPAI; and Kirby Hasseman, owner of Hasseman Marketing and Communications.
Also presenting are Dale Denham, MAS+, senior vice president and chief information officer of Geiger; Tommy Lewis, vice president of enterprise and program sales at HALO Branded Solutions; Anne Stone, CAE, director of advocacy, education and member engagement at PPAI; Charles Duggan, MAS+, national and strategic accounts manager at Goldstar Pens; Lake Tankersley, sales manager at T Tycoon Solutions; Sara Webb, founder and CEO of InTandem Promotions; Michelle Sherwin, CAS, southeast account manager at Vantage Apparel; and David Shultz, vice president of supplier partnerships at commonsku.
Links to register for GAPPP University 2020, along with the full schedule of dates, times and topics, can be found at www.gappp.org.