Rory Campbell joins Bob Heintz as National Accounts Managers for IMAGEN Brands, Crown and Vitronic.
Bob has over 20 years of Promotional Products Industry experience including 7 years with Vitronic. The 20 years Bob has been a Regional Sales Manager for several Top 40 Suppliers along with being a Supplier Services Manager for ASI. He has served the Virginia Promotional Products Association (VAPPA) in many capacities including his current position of Immediate Past President. “I look forward to partnering with our National Accounts to strategically grow their business,” said Heintz.
Rory has been with Vitronic for 13 years. He was awarded the OPPA (Ohio Promotional Products Association) and the TRASA (Three Rivers Advertising Specialty Association) Rep of the Year. He is currently a board member for OPPA. “I am really looking forward to my new role at Imagen Brands,” said Campbell.
Lara Gryder, CAS, Daniel Pendleton have been named Strategic Accounts Managers for Imagen Brands.
Lara was Crown’s Regional Sales Manager for Texas and Louisiana for the last three years. Previous to that, she was a Distributor for sixteen years. Lara was an integral team member of Crown winning the HPPA (Houston Promotional Products Association) Supplier of the Year in 2014. She is currently Vice President of the association and will serve as the 2017 President. Gryder is looking forward to her new role and stated “and making great new connections with our strategic accounts.”
Daniel is an 18 year industry veteran. Previous to being part of the Vitronic team as Regional Manager for the past 2 years covering Georgia and Florida, Daniel was on the distributor side of the industry for 13 years in account and sales management, marketing, and eCommerce. He also served as independent consultant to industry distributors for a few years. Daniel’s extensive experience developing contracted national accounts and leading sales & marketing teams in a high volume eCommerce environment will be valuable in his new role. Pendleton expressed his excitement saying, “I’ve seen firsthand the profound impact technology & ecommerce have had on our industry and I’m excited to work alongside
those distributors leading the way.”
Patrick Odeneal has been named Strategic Sales Representative for Imagen Brands.
Patrick has been with Crown since 2010. Patrick joined Crown as Inside Sales Assistant Manager and then promoted to Customer Service Manager. In 2013, Patrick was an instrumental part of the team in the launching of the Crown e-Commerce strategy and held position of e-Commerce Specialist. Odeneal is enthusiastic about his new role stating, “I’m eager to work with our valued distributors in new ways through strategic, innovative sales solutions.”
(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
(09/16/13) Bob Heintz - National Sales Manager