HALO Branded Solutions Names Olds Vice President of Operations

STERLING, IL (April 16, 2010) – HALO Branded Solution announces the promotion of Dawn Olds as Vice President of Operations. Olds will be responsible for the Company’s Order Processing, Billing, Accounts Receivable teams, in addition to her current responsibilities overseeing the HALO Branded Solutions continuous improvement efforts and leading the Company’s acquisition planning and transition teams. Ms. Olds has held various accounting, IT and operational positions in her 22-year industry career, and currently serves on the ePSA Board of Directors. She will report directly to Jack Mewhirter, President of HALO Branded Solutions.

According to Mewhirter, "Dawn’s experience and expertise have grown throughout her career. She has been a great asset—both to our company and to the industry efforts she participates in. I look forward to the insight and contributions she will provide as a member of our executive team.

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.