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CoasterStone Announces Acquisition of Buttons Galore
January 4, 2022 at 10:02 am

CoasterStone, a division of DSH Indiana Inc., announced the acquisition of Buttons Galore. Buttons Galore started in 1980 and continues to be a premier promotional products supplier of pinback buttons made in the U.S. Buttons Galore president Joe Batic will join CoasterStone as vice president of sales for the Buttons Galore brand...

Tom Brady Has His Own Pantone Color for Apparel Brand
January 3, 2022 at 1:04 pm

The Pantone Color of the Year might be Very Peri, a purplish shade representing "carefree confidence." But a new Pantone shade is displaying another blend of confidence—the confidence that comes with being one of the greatest quarterbacks of all time. This is "Brady Blue," a specific color that will be used for Tom Brady's new apparel brand...

Discard Annualized Thinking
January 3, 2022 at 1:10 pm

One of the biggest barriers to high performance is annualized thinking. Annualized thinking is the unspoken belief that there is plenty of time in the year to make things happen. If we have a slow start in January, we may be disappointed, but we think, "I've got 11 more months to make my goal."...

Your 30-Day Plan
January 3, 2022 at 11:50 am

If you are working off of a 30-60-90 action plan, you’ll be in a position to implement important initiatives every month. There are some leadership teams I’m aware of that have tasked themselves with rolling out 1-2 new initiatives every month. How many did you get done this month—this quarter?...

AIA Welcomes Rich Berg as New Senior Vice President of Owner Success
January 3, 2022 at 11:48 am

AIA Corporation announced that industry veteran Rich Berg has joined the company as senior vice president of owner success. Berg will lead owner success and business development, continuing to enhance and evolve AIA owner relationship initiatives and revenue growth. He will report to CEO Nancy Schmidt...

S&S Activewear Announces Promotion of Frank Myers to President, Christopher Kodosky Hired as CFO
December 23, 2021 at 10:34 am

S&S Activewear, Bolingbrook, Ill., this week announced the strategic promotion of chief financial officer/chief operating officer Frank Myers to president. S&S also announced the hiring of Christopher Kodosky as chief financial officer, beginning January 2022. S&S has enjoyed substantial growth since Myers joined the organization in 2009. He was instrumental in the company's national expansion,…

2021 Supplier Excellence Awards Showcase: Warwick Publishing Co.
December 22, 2021 at 2:00 pm

Warwick Publishing Co. has been a fixture in our Supplier Excellence Awards, and this year added to its lengthy list of wins with another Silver in Greeting Cards and a Finalist appearance in Calendars. To do that, the St. Charles, Illinois-based supplier had to overcome a number of challenges...