On February 1, Jim Hagan, CEO of City of Industry, California-based supplier Sweda Company, LLC (PPAI 113914, S11) and Kellie Claudio, SVP of sales and marketing, presented the CEO of Wounded Warrior Project, Lt. Gen. (Ret.) Mike Linnington, and Dan Nevins, founder of the Warrior Spirit Retreat, a donation of $100,000 to support their mission to honor and empower wounded warriors and their families. The presentation was made virtually with Sweda team members in attendance.

“2020 was absolutely the most challenging year that we all faced but I am humbled and proud of the commitment the Sweda team and our customers have to Basecamp and what it means to Wounded Warrior Project,” says Hagan.

2021 marks Sweda’s sixth year with Nevins and second year as a partner with the Wounder Warrior Project. In its news release, the company states: As Sweda looks forward to another successful year as a WWP corporate partner, its Basecamp Warriors team invite the promotional product industry to join in participating in this year’s WWP Carry Forward 5K.