PPB Magazine Names HALO Branded Solutions’ Jamon Heller A Promotional Products Industry “Rising Star”

Sterling, IL (August 7, 2012) – Jamon Heller, Director of E-Commerce for HALO Branded Solutions has been named one of the promotional products industry’s 2012 Rising Stars by PPB (Promotional Products Business) magazine. PPB is the industry’s flagship publication published by Promotional Products Association International (PPAI; ppai.org), the not-for-profit association for more than 10,600 corporate member companies and 450,000 industry professionals who lead the $17.7 billion industry.

PPB magazine has selected its 2012 Rising Stars from more than 40 nominations in its annual competition. Nominated by industry peers and selected by an in-house panel, the 13 individuals chosen showcase an impressive array of accomplishments along with strong initiative, high energy, industry and community commitments, entrepreneurial chops and demonstrated expertise in technology.

“In this third year of our program, the quality of nominations continues to be really impressive,” said Tina Berres Filipski, editor of PPB. “In our search for the true leaders of tomorrow, we were introduced to so many people who are doing some amazing things at companies across the industry. We are thrilled to shine our spotlight on these lucky 13.”

This year’s Rising Stars will be recognized at the PPAI North American Leadership Conference, August 12-14, 2012, in New Orleans, Louisiana. Read more about them in PPB’s August issue.

“This recognition is a reflection of the exceptional effort the HALO e-commerce team and other HALO colleagues have put forth the past 18 months. I am honored to have made the list, and appreciate PPB for recognizing the HALO team’s approach and my role leading this effort” noted Heller.

Heller lives in Buffalo Grove, IL and works out of HALO’s Oakbrook Terrace, IL office. Photo available upon request.

About HALO Branded Solutions

HALO Branded Solutions, with operational headquarters in Sterling, Illinois, is a leading promotional products distributor. 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.