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Vantage Apparel Promotes Brian Deissroth to Eastern Regional Sales Director
August 22, 2018 at 12:18 pm

Vantage Apparel, Avenel, N.J., has appointed Brian Deissroth as eastern regional sales director. In this role, he will oversee the sales efforts of the company's regional sales team for all eastern accounts. Deissroth joined the Vantage sales team in March 2018 after spending more than 10 years with a…

Crystal D Hires Three in Business Development and Sales Solutions
August 17, 2018 at 11:43 am

Crystal D, St. Paul, Minn., has hired two new professionals in business development and a manager for the sales solutions department, effective August 17. Joe Howse is the vice president of sales for the Central and West territories. He will be responsible for developing business relationships in these areas,…

Jo-an Lantz To Become First Non-Family President of Geiger
August 14, 2018 at 1:51 pm

Gene Geiger, CEO of Geiger, Lewiston, Maine, has announced that, effective Jan. 2, 2019, Jo-an Lantz, MAS, will be the first non-family president of Geiger. As president, Lantz will oversee Geiger and all of its companies. She will continue to report to Gene Geiger, who will remain CEO...

The Magnet Group Hires Bill Nault as Regional Sales Manager
August 10, 2018 at 10:15 am

The Magnet Group, Washington, Mo., has hired Bill Nault, a 20-plus-year industry veteran, as regional sales manager for its New England territory. Based in Rhode Island, Nault will cover Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Vermont and Maine. “Bringing Bill to The Magnet Group family was an easy decision,"…

Pro Towels Promotes Cortney Powell, Hires Katie Senft
August 9, 2018 at 12:28 pm

The Pro Towels family of companies, including Pro Towels, Kanata Blanket Company, Superior and Neet Feet, is pleased to announce the promotion of Cortney Powell to inside sales, as well as hiring Katie Senft into a new position on the inside sales team. Powell will now be working with the company's national customers from an…

Hub Pen Company Hires Junior Buyer Joe Tessier
August 7, 2018 at 11:20 am

HUB Promotional Group’s Hub Pen Company, Braintree, Mass., announced the hiring of junior buyer Joe Tessier. In this role, Tessier will help process purchase orders for both production and non-production supplies. He also will help to coordinate on-time delivery of product, aiding in maintaining stock levels for customer orders.…

Carlson Craft Adds Doug Dittbenner as Director of Business Development
August 1, 2018 at 1:58 pm

The Occasions Group announced the appointment of Doug Dittbenner as director of business development for Carlson Craft, North Mankato, Minn. “I have a good background in sales and marketing for large companies, as well as experience with direct and indirect sales channels," Dittbenner said. "I hope to bring the…

Hub Pen Company Hires Customer Service Rep Dawn Banta
July 27, 2018 at 1:41 pm

HUB Promotional Group’s Hub Pen Company, Braintree, Mass., announced the addition of Dawn Banta to its customer service team. Banta comes to Hub with many years of experience managing the accounts for several successful local businesses, often while also working with the public in hospitality. “I love people, and…

Vantage Apparel Hires Regional Sales Representative for Northwest Territory
July 26, 2018 at 2:16 pm

Vantage Apparel, Avanel, N.J., has added Lacie Anderson as the new regional sales representative for Washington, Oregon, and Idaho. Anderson brings to Vantage five years of distributor sales experience, having worked with professional sports leagues and their top sponsors. “My success comes from helping clients understand the power of…

Starline Hires Steve Parker as Regional Sales Manager
July 25, 2018 at 2:10 pm

Starline, Grand Island, N.Y., announced the addition of Steve Parker, MAS, as the new regional sales manager representing California, Nevada, Utah and Arizona. Parker has been working in the promotional products industry since 1987. He spent 10 years on the board of the Specialty Advertising Association of California (SAAC).…