On September 22-23, the PPEF executive committee—(from third left) Lori Bauer, vice president of national accounts, BIC Graphic North America; Pat Dugan, MAS, vice president of sales/marketing, Budgetcard, Inc.; Kippie Helzel, MAS, vice president of sales, CPS/Keystone; Carol de Ville, MAS, president of The Branding Company; and David Tate, president of Signet, Inc.—held their annual planning meeting at PPAI headquarters. While in Irving, they met with (from left) PPAI Executive Vice President Bob McLean; PPEF Foundation Manager Sara Besly and PPAI President and CEO Paul Bellantone, CAE, among others.
This week PPAI hosted a visit from the Promotional Products Education Foundation’s (PPEF) executive committee. They were at the Association’s Irving, Texas, headquarters to develop plans for 2016 as well as longer-term strategic planning on the future direction of PPEF. The final plans from the two-day session will go to the PPEF Board of Trustees for approval.