Distributor News

commonsku Promotes Kate Masewich to VP of Marketing and Aaron Kucherawy to VP of Customer Success
July 27, 2021 at 1:38 pm

commonsku announced that it has promoted Kate Masewich to vice president of marketing and Aaron Kucherawy to vice president of customer success. Masewich started with commonsku six years ago as marketing manager. Through her tenure, she has been instrumental in orchestrating the company through countless strategic initiatives, executing commonsku’s in-person and virtual events, while building a…

PPAI Announces Dale Denham as President and CEO
July 16, 2021 at 11:14 am

The PPAI board of directors announced that Dale Denham, MAS+ has been named as the new president and CEO of PPAI. Robert (Bob) McLean, Jr., who has been serving as interim president as well as executive vice president for the last six months, will continue as executive vice president...

AIA Welcomes 10 New Distributors to Owner Community
July 15, 2021 at 11:44 am

AIA Corporation (AIA), Appleton, Wis., recently welcomed 10 distributors to its community of nearly 300 independent owners and more than 3,000 supplier partners: AGLife Marketing, Bridge Marketing Group, Day One Promotions, Donorfield, Gold Country Marketing, HYGO Branding, Impressive Print and Promotions, Premier Enterprises, Professional Promotional Products and Seattle Swag. Together, these distributors will bring more…

What Makes a Strong Distributor Brand (and Why You Need One)
July 15, 2021 at 11:24 am

As a promotional products distributor, you are in the business of branding. In an overly commoditized marketplace, if you want to grow your business, you must lead by example with a strong brand that differentiates you from the rest by establishing your expertise and authority in the marketplace...

Smart Source Announces Acquisition of Cornerstone Media
July 9, 2021 at 10:27 am

Smart Source, Atlanta, last week announced its acquisition of the majority of assets of Spot Color LLC, dba Cornerstone Media, Birmingham, Ala. The acquisition of Cornerstone will allow Smart Source to further increase market share and strengthen its existing Southeast operations...

Difference Makers: Women in Print and Promo 2021
June 24, 2021 at 12:14 pm

So much progress has been made surrounding female representation in print and promo, and there are more women than ever before creating dynamic marketing campaigns, generating sales dollars, running machinery and leading multimillion-dollar companies. We're celebrating 11 of those women here...