Chicago, Illinois, August 2, 2013 –Counselor “Top 40” distributor, HALO Branded Solutions (ASI 356000; PPAI 106462), concluded their 2013 National Sales Meeting with record sales attendance. Over 210 account executives, representing $120 million in revenue at the industry-leading firm, attended the four-day event. Also participating were one hundred and thirty top industry supplier firms who exhibited at a company-only trade show at the Hyatt Regency Chicago on the famous “Magnificent Mile” in downtown Chicago.
The four-day format included two days of intensive supplier presentations by HALO’s preferred suppliers, a half-day trade show featuring exclusive specials for attendees, and an evening of entertainment at the company’s operational headquarters in Sterling, Illinois, with over 400 staff and account executives in attendance. The event concluded with a send off from the Grant Park Symphony with the Chicago skyline as a backdrop in Pritzker Pavilion at Millennium Park.
Jim Stutz, Executive Vice President of Sales and Business Development for HALO noted, “The ideas that come out of this meeting will have an immediate and dramatic impact on sales for all that participated—suppliers and account executives. The positive energy we created in Chicago provides tremendous momentum for our team for the balance of 2013!”
About HALO Branded Solutions
HALO Branded Solutions, with operational headquarters in Sterling, Illinois, is a leading promotional products distributor in the $18 billion per year promotional products industry. The Company has a growing nationwide sales force and expects to continue its profitable growth by offering innovative client solutions, priced competitively, and supported by world-class operations and customer service.