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Charles River Apparel Hires Sales Rep Jillian Heilman
March 4, 2019 at 1:17 pm

Charles River Apparel, Sharon, Mass., announced the addition of Incentive Source sales representative Jillian Heilman to cover the Pacific Northwest for Charles River Apparel. Heilman has an extensive background in the industry, as she has spent the last 10 years at BDA Inc. Her last role there was as…

HALO Branded Solutions Adds Sherry Gantt to Sales Management Team
February 27, 2019 at 10:51 am

HALO Branded Solutions, Sterling, Ill., announced the hiring of Sherry Gantt as the company’s new regional vice president of sales for the Southeast Region. Gantt, a 22-year industry veteran, was most recently with supplier Charles River Apparel. She will report to Dale Limes, senior vice president of sales for HALO. “Sherry’s extensive industry experience will…

Proforma Announces Promotion of Michele Cardello to VP of Strategic Partner Development
February 21, 2019 at 11:33 am

Proforma, Cleveland, has announced the promotion of Michele Cardello to vice president of strategic partner development, effective immediately. In her new role, Cardello will continue to establish and lead Proforma's efforts to develop and implement innovative programs in order to build the strongest and most prestigious partner network in…

eXtendTech Welcomes Dino Bangiorno as Director of Distributor Applications and Services
February 15, 2019 at 2:04 pm

Dino Bangiorno has joined eXtendTech, a Montville, New Jersey-based NetSuite solution provider with a focus on the promotional products industry, as the director of distributor applications and services. Bangiorno has more than 17 years of experience in the promotional products industry and is the former application development team lead…

Geiger Announces Promotion of Kerry Worden
February 11, 2019 at 2:08 pm

Geiger, Lewiston, Maine, announced the promotion of Kerry Worden to regional sales vice president for the southeast. Worden joined Geiger in 1994, initially working in the Maine headquarters before moving to Florida and becoming the Fort Lauderdale office manager. In 2007, Worden was promoted to regional service manager, and…

Industry Veterans Join Chocolate Inn/Taylor & Grant
February 6, 2019 at 2:34 pm

Chocolate Inn/Taylor & Grant/Lanco has added four industry veterans to its sales team to increase its U.S. and Canadian presence. Adam Brown joined as key accounts manager, Scott Lange and Mike Oliver as multi-line U.S. sales representatives, and Donna Klaassen as multi-line sales representative for British Columbia. “As we grow both organically and thru acquisition,…

HALO Branded Solutions Adds Heather Bridges as Chief Financial Officer
February 5, 2019 at 1:28 pm

HALO Branded Solutions, Sterling, Ill., announced the hiring of Heather Bridges as the company's new chief financial officer. Bridges will succeed Linda Janczkowski, who announced her intention in July to reduce her role within HALO. Bridges will report to HALO CEO Marc Simon. Bridges has had a distinguished career…

Polyconcept Appoints Neil Ringel as New CEO
February 4, 2019 at 8:41 am

Polyconcept, New Kensington, Pa., announced the appointment of Neil Ringel as its new CEO, effective today. Ringel, whose resume most recently includes head of corporate development for Staples, will replace Gene Colleran, PCNA's CEO since 2015. "We appreciate Gene's many contributions to Polyconcept and wish him the very best," Josh Klevens, managing director at Charlesbank…

HALO Branded Solutions Hires New CIO
January 30, 2019 at 10:00 am

HALO Branded Solutions, Sterling, Ill., announced the hiring of Rick Goddard as the company's new chief information officer. Goddard will succeed Dale Moir, who announced his intention to reduce his role at HALO last year. Goddard will report to Adam Weisman, HALO's chief operating officer. Goddard provides HALO with more than 15 years of experience…

Bag Makers Hires Melissa Hoffman as Regional Business Development Manager
January 29, 2019 at 1:28 pm

Bag Makers, Union, Ill., welcomed Melissa Hoffman to the team as a regional business development manager. Based in Phoenix, Ariz., Hoffman will serve the company’s customers in California and Arizona. Hoffman most recently served as National Sales and Marketing Manager for…