Record Turnout For HALO End-user Showcases

Sterling, Illinois, October 30, 2013 –Counselor “Top 40” distributor, HALO Branded Solutions (ASI 356000; PPAI 106462), concluded the “Rockin’ PromoFest” series of end-user shows in ten key markets for the company with record buyer attendance for the fourth consecutive year.

Each show featured over 100 HALO Preferred Suppliers with average attendance of over 300 clients and prospects per venue. According to Jim Stutz, HALO Executive Vice President of Business Development, “Our shows reflect the true spirit of collaboration between our account executives, our suppliers and our corporate marketing support team. The results-over three thousand clients and prospects exposed to thousands of new ideas and exclusive specials--will generate substantial business for us in the fourth quarter.” Stutz added that additional shows will be added in key marketsfor 2013. “Our sales force continues to grow, and with that comes the opportunity to further help our account executivesexpand their reach and grow their client base in key areas of the country.”

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. 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 800 selling professionals.