As leader of the Six Twenty Six LLC team, Michele is focused on delivering unparalleled client service. She fosters transparency and trust, embracing innovations & welcoming ideas. With a diverse, international client group, Michele’s goal is to create a fully satisfying experience for all. A graduate of Cornell University with a Bachelor of Science in Public Communications, and a Masters in Advertising Specialties earned from both professional accredited institutions, she knows the value of promotional products goes deeper than just the product and her job is much more than just delivering that product. Michele met her husband, Jim, on June 26, 2001 and married him on June 26, 2004. They have a teenage son. She is proud of her diverse career path, believes in work/life balance and healthy living.
With over 23 years of industry experience, Joe will oversee all aspects of vendor interaction and supply chain for the company. Most recently he was Regional Vice President of Sales for alphabroder where he was responsible for management of apparel and hard good sales in the company’s Northeast region. Prior to alphabroder, he served in a number of leadership roles in sales, marketing and operations for industry suppliers Prime Resources and Jetline.
Dave is the Vice President of Information Technology and is instrumental in leading the technology team and the development of iPROMOTEu’s innovative technology platform.
Prior to joining iPROMOTEu, Dave served as Director of Logistics Technology for Cimpress, the parent company of VistaPrint. He was responsible for establishing and leading project management, software engineering, data analytics and delivering logistics software solutions for global fulfillment operations. He also was responsible for aligning logistics optimization opportunities across businesses through software solutions and continuous process improvements achieving annual savings and revenue enhancements over $20M.
As the Vice President of Marketing, Donna is responsible for the strategic direction of iPROMOTEu’s corporate marketing and communication efforts. Donna brings over twenty years of experience in marketing, communications and sales within a variety of industries. She has extensive experience and expertise with corporate brand strategy, strategic marketing, including traditional and digital media, social media, advertising, and public relations.
Donna is a graduate of Boston University with a degree in Mass Communications and Marketing with a minor in Sociology.
Greg Stott brings more than 30 years of experience in professional management, accounting, SaaS, real estate technology, private equity, and other industries. Prior to joining iPROMOTEu, Greg served in several financial leadership roles at major nationwide organizations. As our CFO, Greg is responsible for accounting, accounts payable, accounts receivable, Affiliate payroll, and invoicing. Greg is a Massachusetts native and received a bachelor’s degree in accountancy and management from Bentley University as well as a Masters of Business Administration from Nichols College.
Cliff has been with iPROMOTEu since 2009 and is responsible for helping Affiliates increase their sales and grow their business. He has been involved in the promotional products and sportswear industries for more than 30 years. Cliff is the recipient of numerous industry awards and accolades including 17 PPAI Pyramid award wins and recognition as PPAI’s Ambassador Speaker of the Year for six consecutive years. He was also recognized by PPAI as one of the top five industry speakers and trainers and by Counselor Magazine as one of the Top 50 Most Influential People in the Promotional Products Industry. He has published more than 500 articles and two books: Going for the Gold and Weekly Motivational Insights. He studied Marketing and Business Communications at the University of Maryland College Park.
Candace loves working for iPROMOTEu because she believes the company truly cares about its Affiliates. She would know — it’s her job. Candace handles the onboarding of new Affiliates to ensure a seamless integration with iPROMOTEu’s systems and processes. She also manages the Virtual Assistant Program and facilitates A Woman’s View, which provides resources and networking opportunities for female Affiliates. Before joining the iPROMOTEu team, she worked for ASI. Candace brings that industry knowledge to the table, which especially helps when attending trade shows with our Affiliates. She loves wine tasting and visiting with her four grandkids.
Rick joined iPROMOTEu in December 1999 as Executive Vice President and has been instrumental in the growth of the company. He has more than 30 years experience in the promotional products industry. For most of his career, he was affiliated with a large distributorship as a salesperson and, later, as a manager. For the three years immediately prior to joining iPROMOTEu, Rick was Director of Franchise Services at Adventures in Advertising and was instrumental in AIA’s growth during his tenure. He has a wealth of industry contacts and is well-respected by both distributors and suppliers. Rick graduated from the University of Minnesota with a Bachelor of Arts in Advertising.
Ross founded iPROMOTEu in August 1999 and has served as the company’s President and CEO since that time. Under his leadership, iPROMOTEu has achieved continuous and substantial growth.
Prior to iPROMOTEu, he was involved with the RE/MAX real estate organization in many capacities, including Executive Vice President and General Counsel, for seven years. He was instrumental in the growth of the RE/MAX system in parts of the United States, Canada, Europe and the Middle East. During this time, he was also the president and co-founder of an affiliated mortgage company that he managed for three years before it was acquired.
Prior to RE/MAX, Ross worked for five years as a corporate attorney at Goodwin, Procter & Hoar, a leading Boston law firm, where he specialized in financings and acquisitions. In 2005, he received the Distributor Entrepreneur of the Year Award from ASI and Counselor Magazine. He is regularly involved as a speaker, panelist and participant in industry educational programs and is a frequent contributor to the various industry publications. Ross graduated from Boston College, summa cum laude, with a Bachelor of Science in Management and later earned a Master of Science in Management from the Sloan School of Management at M.I.T. and a law degree from Boston University.