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Bill Johnstone Joins DLS as Chief Operating Officer
June 8, 2021 at 6:00 pm

Diversified Labeling Solutions (DLS), a national converter of pressure-sensitive labels based in Itasca, Ill., announced that Bill Johnstone has joined the company as chief operating officer. In this newly created role, he will be a key member of the executive team, working side by side with CEO Jim Kersten...

Label Works Now Offering Packaging Solutions
June 8, 2021 at 7:19 pm

Label Works, North Mankato, Minn., is introducing packaging solutions to accelerate customers’ brand impact. With over 30 years of experience creating labels for brands, the company has been able to assist reseller partners in adding value for their clients...

John Michael Associates Acquires Creative Concepts Promotional Marketing
May 31, 2021 at 7:57 pm

John Michael Associates Inc., a Woman-Owned Enterprise and full-service promotional marketing agency, has acquired Creative Concepts Promotional Marketing (CC Promos). JMA’s current operation and organizational structure will remain the same as the CC Promos team and clients transition under the JMA brand...

Mary Jo Tomasini, MAS+, Named PPAI 2021 Woman of Achievement
May 31, 2021 at 8:03 pm

Promotional Products Association International (PPAI), Irving, Texas, announced that its 2021 Woman of Achievement recipient is Mary Jo Tomasini, MAS+, CEO and founder of CE Competitive Edge LLC, located in Stevensville, Mich. The PPAI Woman of Achievement award recognizes an individual who has led the way in the advancement of...

12-Week Year Mindset With Brian Moran
May 25, 2021 at 5:16 pm

The 12 Week Year is all about creating a 12 week execution cycle so that you can take back control of your day, increase your income, balance the priorities in your life, lower your stress and accomplish your goals in record time. Brian Moran, founder of The 12 Week Year, shares the steps to achieving more with host Greg Muzzillo...

BAMKO Hires Dan Lunoe as Business Development Executive
May 25, 2021 at 5:01 pm

Dan Lunoe will be joining Los Angeles-based BAMKO as a business development executive. Lunoe has been one of the highest-producing sales reps in the industry for the last several years, and generated more than $5.5 million in sales in 2020...

QUINN Promotes Dawn Duggin to Sales and Marketing Lead
May 18, 2021 at 6:33 pm

QUINN, Hanover, Pa., has announced Dawn Duggin as the company’s new sales and marketing department lead. Increasing demand through the first quarter of 2021 has led QUINN to promote from within and actively seek new talent in the promotional products industry...

Appvion Publishes First Corporate Sustainability Report
May 18, 2021 at 6:55 pm

Appvion Operations Inc., Appleton, Wis., published the company's first Corporate Sustainability Report. The report reflects Appvion's commitment to transparency and provides details on progress toward building a strong internal culture with ESG goals...

HALO Launches Brand Redesign
May 11, 2021 at 3:38 pm

HALO, Sterling, Ill., revealed a relaunch of the company’s corporate brand. The rebrand will impact all touchpoints, including the company’s marketing and sales tools, digital platforms, social media, and direct mail. The brand messaging has also been incorporated into the company’s vision and values...