HALO Branded Solutions Acquires Catalyst Marketing Inc.
HALO Branded Solutions, Sterling, Ill., announced the acquisition of the business of Catalyst Marketing Inc., a Seattle-based creative merchandise agency.
“HALO was able to allow us to maintain our creative capabilities and client-focused culture, while providing the resources necessary to expand our reach in the markets we serve,” said Tom Havens, founder and president of Catalyst Marketing Inc. “We are excited for the growth opportunities our HALO relationship will provide to Catalyst clients and the Catalyst team.”
“Tom Havens has built an exceptional team offering creative services and promotional solutions with a unique model for our industry,” said Marc Simon, CEO of HALO Branded Solutions. “We look forward to providing additional operational and technology enhancements to Catalyst’s blue-chip client base.”
HALO Branded Solutions will maintain Catalyst Marketing Inc.’s sales offices and graphic design capabilities, while transferring select administrative and support functions to HALO Branded Solutions’ headquarters. Havens will stay on with HALO Branded Solutions in a leadership position.
For more information on HALO Branded Solutions, visit www.halo.com. For more information on Catalyst Marketing Inc., visit www.catalystteam.com.