Geiger Associates Attain Industry Certification
Lewiston, Maine-based Geiger announced that 18 associates earned their certified advertising specialist (CAS) or master advertising specialist (MAS) designation in October.
With the addition of these individuals, Geiger now has a total of 108 certified associates, including 67 CAS and 41 MAS certifications. CAS associates are well versed in all advertising and marketing media available for the promotional products industry. MAS associates display excellence in all aspects of the promotional products industry and demonstrate leadership qualities with a commitment to the industry.
The recent certifications are a direct result of the company’s initiative to promote professional advancement through an education program called Geiger University. Geiger associates take on the role of students as they attend seminars and listen to presentations by industry-affiliated speakers.
Geiger is the largest privately held promotional products distributor in the nation. Geiger operates more than 20 divisional offices across the US and is affiliated with more than 600 independent sales representatives. Geiger is an internationally renowned manufacturer of calendars and planners, and the sole publisher of the world-famous Farmers’ Almanac.
Among the company’s most recent awards are Gannett Family-Owned Business of the Year (2007) awarded by the Institute for Family-Owned Business of the University of Southern Maine and the Maine Cornerstone Award for businesses that contribute to the local and state economies as well as to their communities. Additionally, Geiger was recognized by The Best Companies Group as one the Best Places to Work in Maine in 2006.
For more information on Geiger, call (201) 541-7121 or visit www.geiger.com
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