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David Jungling Joins Essent as Sales Executive
November 5, 2015 at 3:32 pm

Promotional products software veteran David Jungling has joined Essent Corp., Easton, Pa., as a sales executive. Jungling brings with him more than 25 years of promotional products software experience and business process expertise. “Essent is excited to have DJ as part of our winning team," said Bryan Sheaffer, vice president of sales for Essent Corp.…

Stromberg Brand Umbrellas Hires Jim Curtis to Represent it in New England
November 4, 2015 at 4:20 pm

The Hudson Valley Umbrella Company, parent company of Valley Cottage, New York-based Stromberg Brand Umbrellas, has announced the hiring of 20-year industry veteran Jim Curtis of Clinton, Connecticut-based JC Corporate Sales, as its multi-line sales representative in New England. “Jim knows the…

The Magnet Group Hires Industry Veteran Cathy Cummings
November 2, 2015 at 4:20 pm

The Magnet Group, Washington, Mo., recently announced the addition of 20-year industry veteran Cathy Cummings to the key account organization, starting Nov 9. Since 2009, Cummings worked with AIA Corporation, Neenah, Wis., as supplier relations manager. Prior to AIA Corporation, Cummings worked with MARCO Promotional Products, Oshkosh, Wis., as director of vendor relations and merchandising,…

Geiger Promotes Director of Supply Chain Management
October 30, 2015 at 2:37 pm

Geiger, Lewiston, Maine, announced the promotion of Kimberly Beaudin, MAS, to the position of director of supply chain management, global services. She has been with Geiger for more than 20 years and holds a bachelor's degree in business administration. Beaudin started…

Tekweld Hires First Chief Operating Officer
October 27, 2015 at 3:48 pm

Tekweld, Farmingdale, N.Y., added Aram Tessier to its executive team. Tessier will fulfill the role of chief operating officer and executive vice president of manufacturing. An industry veteran with more than 20 years of experience, Tessier has worked in every facet of the promotional products industry and will now focus on keeping Tekweld running smoothly.…

World Emblem Adds Territory Account Manager Position
November 8, 2013

In an effort to cater further to its customers, World Emblem is introducing the territory account manager (TAM) position into its sales structure. This new fleet of TAMs will be in charge of managing as well as building current customer relationships within their respective territories.

Bangladesh Safety Group Adds Experienced Leader as Board Chair
August 21, 2013

The Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety elected the Honorable Ellen O'Kane Tauscher as the independent chair of its Board of Directors. The coalition of North American apparel companies and retailers, industry associations, and non-governmental organizations has been established to improve worker safety at Bangladeshi garment factories. As chair, Tauscher will serve a three-year term.

Tauscher brings significant leadership experience as an international negotiator, diplomat and policymaker to the Alliance from her service as a seven-term member of Congress and at the U.S. Department of State.