HALO Branded Solutions Wins Calendar Awards

STERLING, IL (April 19, 2010) – HALO Branded Solutions, the country’s largest exclusive distributor of promotional products, received a series of awards from the Calendar Marketing Association’s (www.calendarassociation.org) National Calendar Awards.

The styles are all part of the Company’s Exclusive Line of dated products and include "Images of Earth" (Gold Award for Best Contemporary Art Calendar); "4-H Members and Leaders" (Silver Award for Best Non-Profit Calendar); "Automemories, Sr." (Bronze Award for Most Original Calendar); and "Motivational" (Merit Award for Best Scenic).

According to Terry McGuire, HALO Branded Solutions Vice President of Marketing, "The team who develops our exclusive calendar styles, led by Carol Boucha and Bernie White, is extremely passionate about the value of calendar advertising. These awards, in addition to our strong calendar sales, are a result of their hard work."

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.