Premier Promotional Group, Pittsburgh, presented various awards for 2013 outstanding efforts and results to members during its annual meeting in Tampa, Fla.
If you are familiar with my blog, then you know I live for sarcasm—especially when celebrities are involved. However, this week, I'd like to get serious. Last Friday, Beastie Boys rapper Adam Yauch (aka MCA) passed away after a three-year battle with cancer of the parotid salivary gland. He was only 47.
WorkflowOne, Dayton, Ohio, one of North America's leading providers of promotional marketing and print management and marketing services, announced that Thomas Rizzi has been named vice president of promotional products, reporting to Robert Abbonizio, senior vice president of customer solutions.
You can study common economic indicators like the GDP, CPI, inflation, deflation, housing markets, unemployment or bull and bear markets to determine if our economy is heading in the right direction, but I prefer to take a different tack. Perhaps you could call it the “Main Street” approach as opposed to the “Wall Street” approach to analyzing the hopeful economic rebound.
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Despite the tendency to “go big or go home” on the runways of New York’s Fall Fashion Week, it’s important to keep things in perspective. At least designers weren’t insisting we accessorize with a live snake or a headdress made out of bubble wrap. This time.
1. Integrated Merchandising Systems (IMS) $186,000 $186,000 335 8 Rick Remick, CEO Morton Grove, IL 2. American Identity $180,000 $180,000 800 3 Roger Henry, President/CEO Overland Park, KS 3. Proforma $156,000 $276,000 100 650 Greg and Vera Muzzillo, Co-CEOs Independence, OH 4. Bensussen Deutsch & Associates (BD&A) $145,000 $145,000 320 18 Jay Deutsch, CEO; Eric Bensussen, President Woodinville, WA 5. Geiger $135,000 $135,000 410 19 Gene G. Geiger, CEO Lewiston, ME 6. Adventures in Advertising Corporation (AIA) $128,000 $128,000 60 325+ David Woods, CEO Neenah, WI 7. HALO/Lee Wayne $105,000* $105,000* 160 8 Marc Simon, CEO Sterling, IL 8. Jack Nadel International $84,000 $84,000 300 18 Martin Nadel, President Los Angeles, CA 9. 4imprint $82,966 $82,966 293 1 Kevin Lyons-Tarr, President Oshkosh, WI 10. Midwest Trophy Manufacturing (MTM) $81,000 $81,000 800 9 David Smith, Owner Oklahoma City, OK 11. Kaeser & Blair $75,000 $75,000 128 1 Kurt Kaeser, President/CEO Batavia, OH 12. American Solutions for Business $67,368 $239,776 809 410 Larry Zavadil, President/CEO Glenwood, MN 13. Summit Marketing $67,000 $98,500 400 6 Daniel J. Renz, CEO St. Louis, MO 14. Brown & Bigelow $65,000 $65,000 410 12 William D. Smith, President St. Paul, MN 14. Evigna $65,000 $65,000 167 15 Shan Mehta, President Madison Heights, MI 14.