Joe M. Cook, founder of print and promotional products company Eagle Business Products of Louisiana, passed away in his home with his family at his side after a long battle with cancer on July 3, 2013. He was 71.
Natural Trends announced that Brian Ketterlin, of Bridge Marketing Southwest, has joined the Natural Trends family as the Southwest region multi-line rep. Ketterlin will represent the states of Colorado, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, Arkansas and Louisiana.
TRG Group, located in St. Louis, has hired Stephen Bell as its new Midwest region manager. Bell will be responsible for sales in the states of Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas and Wisconsin.
Liqui-Mark Corporation has hired Colm Harding of Harding & Associates as multiline sales representative for its Mid-South region. Harding’s territory includes Oklahoma, Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana, Colorado and New Mexico.
Fame Fabrics, a leading manufacturer of uniform apparel, announced the addition of Dan Pezzotti as the regional sales manager for the Southwest, covering Texas, Oklahoma and Louisiana.
Seattle-based SanMar, a leading supplier of imprintable apparel and accessories, has expanded its next-day service to include all of Arkansas, Louisiana and Mississippi, as well as regions of Alabama and Utah.