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Vote for Lori Kates for PPAI Board of Directors Today

After extensive preparation and a total team effort, IMAGEN Brands is excited that voting day is finally here for our President, Lori Kates! The entire #votelorik team encourages those eligible to cast their vote for her to be selected on the PPAI Board of Directors. The voting period begins September 8 through September 29.

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Lori Kates has been in the promotional products industry for more than 21 years. Kates has had a variety of involvement with PPAI, including PPAI Professional Development Committee, PPAI Market Research Committee, and the Promotional Products Education Foundation (PPEF). Other industry involvements include North American Leadership Conference attendee (NALC), Women’s Leadership Conference attendee and panelist (WLC), ASI Supplier Woman of Distinction 2013, ASI Power Summit attendee, and ASI Power 50 years 2013-2016.


I will bring my experience and passion to the board to be an effective contributing voice. It is time for me pay it forward to the industry I care so much about.” – Lori Kates

Kates likes to consider facts in her decision making, but also realizes that other’s differences, views, and personalities must be considered. “I’ve used these strengths to successfully lead IMAGEN Brands to be a Top 40 Supplier with over 600 employees,” states Kates. She believes if you are to be successful, you must be passionate about what you do. Not only does she care about the industry, but she also wants to help keep it healthy for years to come.

Current Press Releases
(07/12/18) IMAGEN Brands Rory Campbell Expands National Accounts Role
(05/31/18) IMAGEN Brands Welcomes Matt Bamberski as Regional Sales Manager– PA/NJ/NY.
(05/31/18)  IMAGEN Brands Welcomes Tom Clouser, MAS as National Accounts Manager.
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(05/09/18)  IMAGEN Brands Makes It Easier To Do Business With Credit Process
(04/30/18) IMAGEN Brands Awards Salesperson of the Month
(04/24/18) 4 Your IMAGENation Series - 2018 Collections
(04/19/18)  President of PromoCorner visits IMAGEN Brands Headquarters
(02/22/18) Andrew VanLeeuwen of IMAGEN Brands Wins Outstanding Teammate Award
(02/07/18)  IMAGEN Brands Sponsors Regional TOM Shows
(01/29/18) Crown wins 2018 Gold Pyramid - Supplier Star
(01/09/18) Vitronic wins Counselor Distributor Award Fourth Consecutive Year
(12/20/17) IMAGEN Brands expands with transition of the West Coast territory
(12/13/17) IMAGEN Brands is pleased to introduce Nicole Chamberlin as Regional Sales Manager – AZ, CO, NM, UT, and NV
(10/24/17) IMAGEN Brands is pleased to introduce Jerry Bridges as Business Development Manager – Georgia/Tennessee
(10/17/17) IMAGEN Brands is pleased to introduce Brandon Moon as Regional Sales Manager – New England
(10/10/17) IMAGEN Brands is pleased to announce the promotion of Debra Remmert as National Accounts Coordinator & Key Account Rep
(09/09/17) Vote for Lori Kates for PPAI Board of Directors Today
(09/05/17) IMAGEN Brands is pleased to introduce Amanda Delaney as Regional Sales Manager - Florida.
(08/28/17) Venus Thom of IMAGEN Brands Wins Outstanding Teammate Award
(08/11/17) IMAGEN Brands has announced 2017 Holiday Release
(08/04/17) IMAGEN Brands was a proud sponsor at GAPPP event
(07/24/17) IMAGEN Brands is pleased to introduce Scott King as Regional Sales Manager – Illinois
(06/15/17) IMAGEN Brands Wins 2 Out of 3 Supplier Awards at Proforma Albrecht & Co. Sales Achievement Awards Celebration
(06/09/17) IMAGEN Brands is pleased to introduce Rich Curtiss as Regional Sales Manager – IN/MI
(06/09/17) IMAGEN Brands is pleased to introduce Gabe McGraw as Regional Sales Manager – GA/TN
(05/26/17) IMAGEN Brands is pleased to introduce Mark Daubenspeck as Strategic Sales Manager – E-commerce.
(05/09/17) IMAGEN Brands releases 2017 Summer Products
(04/13/17) Crown and Vitronic receive the 2016 Spartan Award from Spartan Promotional Group
(03/10/17) IMAGEN Brands is pleased to introduce Mike Rubin as District Sales Manager
(03/03/17) Lara Gryder awarded 2016 Supplier Rep of the Year from HPPA
(02/27/17) Crown and Vitronic receive the 2016 American Solutions for Business Top Vender Award
(02/21/17) IMAGEN Brands hosts first Marketing Summit
(01/20/17) Winner - 2017 Counselor Distributor Choice Awards
(04/15/16) Imagen Brands Reallocates Sales Force To Better Serve Strategic Customers.
(03/03/15) Vitronic QCA Release
(04/04/14) Julie Henschel - Mid-West Regional Sales Manager