People On The Move - August 2018

The Occasions Group, parent company of Carlson Craft (asi/43920), has welcomed Doug Dittbenner as its new director of business development. “I hope to bring the value of our products to the table when talking with distributors, and I’m excited to help them find and sell the right branded promotional print products for their customers,” said Dittbenner.

Penn Emblem (asi/77120) has promoted Jose Ramos to Direct Embroidery Customer Support Lead. 

Gemline (asi/56070) welcomes Nicole Verspyck as vice president of sales.

Storm Creek (asi/89879) welcomes Jeff Wright as new senior apparel designer. “Jeff possesses extensive industry knowledge, a proven record in sales growth, and established relationships with key industry players,” said Doug Jackson, president of Storm Creek. “This combined with his refined technical design expertise and dedication to excellence makes him an ideal fit for Storm Creek.”

The Pro Towels Family of Brands, which includes Pro Towels (asi/79750), Kanata Blanket Company, Superior and Neet Feet, has promoted Cortney Powell to the inside sales team, and welcomes Katie Senft to a new position on the inside sales team. “Cortney and Katie are going to be integral to our future,” said Keith Lofton, vice president of sales.

The Magnet Group (asi/68507) welcomes 20-year industry veteran Bill Nault as regional sales manager for the New England territory. “Bringing Bill to The Magnet Group family was an easy decision,” said Dave Glaser, vice president of field sales. “His proven track record and the fact that he comes highly recommended from our distributor partners makes him a perfect fit for the culture we breed at TMG.”