Record Turnout For HALO's 2012 National Sales Meeting

OLYMPIC VALLEY, CALIFORNIA (July 9, 2012) –Counselor “Top 40” distributor, HALO Branded Solutions (ASI 356000; PPAI 106462), concluded their National Sales Meeting with record attendance. Nearly two hundred account executives from the industry-leading firm attended the four-day event, with one hundred and eighty top industry supplier firms exhibiting at a company-only trade show at the Resort at Squaw Creek near scenic Lake Tahoe.

The four-day format included two days of intensive supplier education sessions from forty-two HALO preferred suppliers, a half-day trade show featuring exclusive specials for attendees, and an education day focusing on e-commerce, best practices, and global sourcing. Meeting attendees spent evenings at a Lake Tahoe beach party, a terrace dinner amidst the majestic Sierra Nevada range, and a closing dinner at the top of Squaw Peak, the site of the 1964 Winter Olympics.

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 those that participated—suppliers and account executives. The positive energy we created in Tahoe provides tremendous momentum for the balance of 2012!”

About HALO Branded Solutions
HALO Branded Solutions, based in Sterling, IL, is a leading promotional products distributor in the $18 billion per year promotional products industry. With regional offices in key cities across the country, St. Louis is one of eighteen HALO offices. The Company serves over 40,000 businesses and organizations by offering the best and most competitively priced promotional products supported by world-class customer service and a nationwide sales force of over 500 selling professionals.