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Premier Group Network Adds Grossman Marketing Group
January 8, 2016 at 6:04 pm

The Premier Group Network announced that it has added Grossman Marketing Group, Somerville, Mass. Grossman Marketing Group has been helping businesses in the Boston market for 105 years, providing marketing services and solutions across many disciplines, including promotional products, printing, marketing materials and e-commerce solutions. Grossman Marketing Group's current co-presidents, David Grossman and Ben Grossman, are the…

Prime Line CEO Jeff Lederer on Jetline Acquisition, Productivity and New Product Offerings
January 6, 2016 at 6:58 pm

Yesterday, we reported that Bridgeport, Connecticut-based Prime Line acquired Gaffney, South Carolina-based Jetline. Promo Marketing spoke to Prime Line's CEO Jeff Lederer about how this move will benefit distributors and end-users in the long run with new product offerings, expanded services and consistency. Promo Marketing: Could you give us a little bit of history of…

Image Source Inc. Adds Oregon Sales Team, New Office
January 6, 2016 at 4:56 pm

Image Source Inc., Kirkland, Wash., has added  Stacy Garrett and her sales team, Ladena Heming and Michelle Corcoran, from Portland, Oregon-based Southwick Specialty Advertising Inc. to its distributorship. Garrett and team will operate from new Image Source Inc. "Rose City" office space in the iconic Water Tower building located in Southwest Portland, Ore. In addition to…

Strän Promotional Solutions Hires Director of Operations
January 4, 2016 at 5:01 pm

Strän Promotional Solutions, Quincy, Mass., announced the hire of Nick Seagers as director of operations. Seagers will continue to build out Strän Promotional Solutions' internal operations and processes, as well as oversee multiple technology platforms used to meet the needs of the company's client base. Seagers is an e-commerce and fulfillment logistics professional with more…

Hirsch Gift Inc. Hires Five Multi-line Representatives
December 30, 2015 at 4:37 pm

Hirsch Gift Inc., Houston, Texas, has hired five new multi-line representatives to join the supplier's outside sales team in January 2016. Scott Blankenship of Blankenship Marketing Group will represent Hirsch Gift Inc. in Arkansas, Oklahoma and North Texas; Sharon Wohlleber of The Integrity Sales Group will cover Louisiana and South Texas; Anne Piotter of Cannon…

Sterling Cut Glass Adds Western Territory Sales Manager
December 30, 2015 at 4:13 pm

Sterling Cut Glass, Erlanger, Ky., announced the addition of Tessa Trumble as Western territory sales manager. Trumble, who was was recognized as a PPAI Rising Star in 2014, will focus on developing new relationships with key distributors and managing Sterling Cut…

American Solutions for Business Names IT Senior Director
December 23, 2015 at 4:56 pm

American Solutions for Business (ASB), Glenwood, Minn., named Eric Gorghuber information technology senior director, effective Dec. 21. After joining the company in 2011, Gorghuber has held a key role in bringing the PeopleSoft application to a stable and reliable state for…

Proinnovative Appoints Incentives West as West Coast Representative
December 17, 2015 at 2:21 pm

Industry supplier Proinnovative INc. , Phoenix, has named Hermosa Beach, California-based Incentives West as its multi-line representative in the Western region effective Jan. 1, 2016. Steve De Mars will service Specialty Advertising Association of California and Arizona Promotional Products Association regional markets; Mark Shinn will serve Northwest Promotional Marketing Association, Promotional Marketing Association, and Rocky Mountain Region…

Gemline Appoints Director of Account Management
December 10, 2015 at 4:34 pm

Gemline, Lawrence, Mass., has appointed Ross Dohrmann as director of account management. He will be focused on program channels, direct-mail channels, wholesale channels and new business opportunities. Dohrmann brings strategic sales and management experience to this new role. For more information on Gemline, visit www.gemline.com.

Halls & Company Hires Four Multi-line Sales Representatives
December 8, 2015 at 5:56 pm

Halls & Company, the Brooklyn Park, Minnesota-based manufacturer of ID Line, announced the hire of four new multi-line representatives: Joe Eberz of Joe Eberz & Associates to cover the North Central U.S., Tony Tuso of Tuso Marketing for the Southwest U.S., Joe Keely of Select Lines Marketing for the South Central U.S. and Scott Hareid…