Caps and Headwear
At the PPAI Expo in Las Vegas, The Partnering Group awarded Cap America sales coordinator Carrie Toczylowksi with the Customer Service of the Year Award for 2010.
This year marks the 40th anniversary for Preston, Washington-based SanMar Corporation. Founded by Marty Lott in 1971, the company has grown into one of the the nation’s premier suppliers of wholesale apparel, bags and caps.
Frederick, Maryland-based Headwear Professionals, announced it hired Buck Hogle, as the southern regional sales manager. Hogle had served as sales manager of Falcon Headwear previously. With Headwear Professionals Hogle will work closely with the Southern account to develop that market.
Miami-based Bullet, a member of Polyconcept North America, the fourth largest supplier within the promotional products industry, is announcing that it will no longer offer embroidery at its Miami facility, effective September 1, 2010, in order to offer its distributors the most aggressive pricing on its line of hats.
Cap America, Fredricktown, Mo., announced Tom Gillespie has been named vice president of production. Gillespie has been promoted from the director of production, the position he has held since he began in January 2006.
The KC Caps Unconstructed Performance Running Cap from Heritage Sportswear features contrast color mesh side vents and a self-fabric sweatband. The back elasitc drawstring makes for a perfect fit and the Cool & Dry performance fabric keeps you comfortable weather you are exercising or simply going about your daily life. This is a one-size-fits-all item that will make a great race day or charity-walk giveaway.
Cap America, Fredericktown, Mo. announced the company has added a new sales representative group, Lee Pearson and Associates based in Roswell, Ga.