Management

2020 Women in Print and Promo: Lynn Brewton, WebbMason Marketing
May 20, 2020 at 8:56 pm

Print+Promo is proud to present its seventh annual “Women in Print and Promo” feature. This year’s group of honorees is changing the narrative of female representation in a traditionally male-dominated industry. Meet Lynn Brewton, chief procurement/compliance officer for WebbMason Marketing...

Executive Perspectives: Andrew Witkin, founder and CEO of StickerYou
May 19, 2020 at 8:55 pm

As part of Print+Promo’s ongoing feature, Executive Perspectives, we get to know leading professionals in the print and promotional industry. This month, we interviewed Andrew Witkin, founder and CEO of StickerYou, Toronto. Here, he explains his goal-setting process, talks coronavirus concerns and shares his passion for sticker culture...

Executive Perspectives: Michael C. Bann of Bann Business Solutions
May 12, 2020 at 8:56 pm

As part of Print+Promo’s ongoing feature, Executive Perspectives, we get to know leading professionals in the print and promotional industry. This month, we interviewed Michael C. Bann of Bann Business Solutions, St. Paul, Minn. Here, he recounts his print roots, analyzes the meaning of a marketing services provider and makes a case for enjoying life’s simple pleasures...

What to Do When Things Go Wrong
April 28, 2020 at 4:40 pm

The coronavirus has shut down huge swaths of the economy, putting a big dent in a lot of distributor and supplier sales. While some suppliers have completely stopped production due to mandatory state shutdowns of non-essential businesses, others are struggling with lowered sales due to limited demand...

Executive Perspectives: Dale "DJ" Jacoby, executive vice president of Badger Tag & Label Corp.
February 11, 2020 at 9:10 pm

As part of Print+Promo’s ongoing feature, Executive Perspectives, we get to know leading professionals in the print and promotional industry. This month, we interviewed Dale “DJ” Jacoby, executive vice president of Badger Tag & Label Corp., Random Lake, Wis. Here, he explains the value in learning various roles within a team, reveals when he does his best thinking and discusses the company’s expanding vision...

Executive Perspectives: John Shanley, president of Labels West Inc.
January 21, 2020 at 7:46 pm

As part of Print+Promo’s ongoing feature, Executive Perspectives, we get to know leading professionals in the print and promotional industry. This month, we interviewed John Shanley, president of Labels West Inc., Woodinville, Wash. Here, he explains the importance of human connection, sheds light on his decision-making process and advocates for the purchase of high-end wine...

2019 Top 50 Distributors: Proforma CEO Vera Muzzillo on Leading Through Technology
December 3, 2019 at 7:43 pm

In business, the thinking has long been, “If you build it, they will come.” But mindsets are shifting as executives learn the proverbial “they” don’t come automatically. For those lucky enough to spark consumer interest with a new product release or technology investment, the work doesn’t stop there...

A Quiet Moment
November 26, 2019 at 10:20 pm

Can you believe 2019 is coming to a close? It feels like just yesterday I was watching New Year’s resolutions gone wrong—not mine, because I don’t make them. I do, however, want to continue my November editor’s note tradition of giving thanks...