Management

Mission, Vision, and Values: Planning Essentials
January 24, 2023 at 1:08 am

One of the first items on a strategy and planning agenda is to articulate and ensure alignment on three foundational statements: mission, vision, and values. For organizations who have yet to develop these, it can be a challenging exercise. For those who do have them...

Stran Announces Nicole Brown as Vice President of Operations
January 24, 2023 at 12:52 am

Stran, Quincy, Massachusetts, announced that promotional product industry veteran Nicole Brown has joined the management team in the role of vice president of operations, reporting to Chief Operating Officer Sheila Johnshoy. Brown began working as a full-time contractor at Stran in August 2022 to help...

Diversified Labeling Solutions Appoints Bill Johnstone as CEO
January 17, 2023 at 5:46 pm

Diversified Labeling Solutions (DLS), Itasca, Illinois, announced that Bill Johnstone has been appointed to the role of CEO. He succeeds outgoing CEO, Jim Kersten, who retired at the end of 2022. With more than 30 years of experience in the print and label industries, Johnstone brings a wealth of knowledge to his new role...

How to Treat Burnout and Restore Employee Morale
January 10, 2023 at 7:38 pm

The past few years have been a stressful combination of supply chain interruptions, fluctuating prices, and the rescheduling and cancellation of events. Add in the stressors encountered at home — amplified for caregivers — and companies have a serious issue to address to keep and restore their teams...

Fully Promoted Appoints Andrew Titus as President
January 3, 2023 at 4:25 pm

Fully Promoted, West Palm Beach, Florida, announced the appointment of Andrew Titus as its new brand president. Titus, who also serves as executive vice president of development for United Franchise Group (UFG), will leverage his extensive franchise sales and development experience to accelerate the growth of Fully Promoted...

HALO Announces Sales Leadership Promotions
December 13, 2022 at 8:46 pm

HALO, Sterling, Illinois, recently announced changes to the company's sales leadership in its HALO Branded Solutions business unit. Paul Bellantone has been promoted to president of sales of the HBS division. Bellantone will report to Jim Stutz, executive vice president of sales for HALO...

2022 Top Suppliers: Staton Corporate & Casual's Inventory Investment and Family Atmosphere
December 13, 2022 at 8:10 pm

As part of Print+Promo Marketing's 2022 Top Suppliers list, we asked some of the top-ranked suppliers about how they managed to continue to grow and bounce back from the pandemic, their thoughts on where the industry stands, their future plans and more. Check out our conversation with Billie Staton, president of Staton Corporate & Casual, the No. 9 supplier on our list...

Print+Promo Marketing Announces 2023 Power Meeting and Power House Dates
November 29, 2022 at 3:20 pm

Where can you talk projects, find new products and solve business challenges? Only at Power Meetings, powered by Print+Promo Marketing. These events remain the gold standard in industry relationship-building events — and they’re back for 2023. Three days of one-on-one meetings provide a networking experience that large trade shows and other events simply can’t match...

2022 Top Suppliers: How Taking a Risk Paid Off for Koozie Group
November 28, 2022 at 2:42 am

As part of Print+Promo Marketing's 2022 Top Suppliers list, we asked some of the top-ranked suppliers about how they managed to continue to grow and bounce back from the pandemic, their thoughts on where the industry stands, their future plans and more. Read on for our conversation with David Klatt, CEO of Koozie Group, the No. 5 supplier on our list...