Pittsburgh-based baked goods supplier Smiley Cookie has finalized an agreement with five new independent regional sales representatives: Jon Wendinger, representing Minnesota, Wisconsin, Nebraska, Iowa, South Dakota and North Dakota; dual team Wayne Burden and Roberta Reiss, representing Northern New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine; Mark Thieleke, representing North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia; Penny Hughes, representing Florida; and Vince Bagwell, representing Tennessee, Mississippi and Alabama.
CleggPromo has hired Josh Pittman as an inside account executive. Pittman's territory will include Kansas, Oklahoma, Tennessee, North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana, Mississippi and Iowa.
James Canning, vice president of marketing of Hixson, Tennessee-based Gold Bond Inc., announced the hire of the company’s new director of marketing, Matt Hodges.
Atlanta-based Boxercraft announced its founder, president and owner Jon Carroll, received the 2009 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year award for
Hub Pen Company announced the hiring of Flanagan and Associates for their representatives in the Southeast Region. Tom Flanagan, CAS, will cover Florida and Puerto Rico. Rich Conroy will cover North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee. Matt Carter will cover Georgia. For more information on Hub Pen, visit www.hubpen.com
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Jones Joins Fame Fabrics
Woodstock, Georgia-based Fame Fabrics, a manufacturer of uniform apparel, announced the addition of Dean Jones as regional sales manager for the Southeast covering Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee. Jones brings 22 years of apparel and textile sales and service experience with him to Fame Fabrics. Jones is an experienced industry veteran with vast