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Debco Hires Michelle Edwards and Grows Business Development Team

Debco Hires Michelle Edwards and Grows Business Development Team

[Concord, ON, Canada 04-22-2024 ] - Debco, a leading player in the promotional products industry, announces the strategic addition of Michelle Edwards to their expanding Canadian sales team. Edwards joins Debco as a National Sales team member, bringing over 20 years of experience and a wealth of expertise to the table.

In her role, Edwards will play a pivotal part in driving growth and fostering valuable partnerships within the industry. Her extensive background includes notable positions at esteemed organizations such as Timex Group Canada Inc., Bulova Watch Company Ltd. (now Citizen Watch Group), and BIC Graphic Canada Inc. Most recently, she contributed her skills and knowledge to Fujifilm before seizing the opportunity to re-enter the promotional industry with Debco | HPG.

Commenting on her return to the promotional industry, Edwards expressed her enthusiasm, stating, "I've always believed in the power of building professional communities and partnerships. Success, as Colin Powell aptly put it, is not just about hard work but also about being teachable and having the tenacity to forge ahead in new roles. I'm thrilled to join the Debco | HPG team, the 2023 Supplier of the Year, and contribute to its continued success."

Edwards's track record of success, coupled with her innovative mindset and profound understanding of account development, positions her as a valuable asset to the Debco team. She is poised to leverage her expertise to drive strategic initiatives and propel the company to new heights.

"We're excited to welcome Michelle Edwards to the Debco family," said Marie Kirshenbaum, COO at Debco. "Her extensive experience and industry knowledge will be instrumental in furthering our mission to provide exceptional service and innovative solutions to our clients. With Michelle on board, we are confident in our ability to achieve new 'wins' and soar to greater heights together."

"I’ve known Michelle for over a decade and have always been impressed with her passion, enthusiasm, and strategy for selling promotional products. Michelle's wealth of experience and dedication to fostering partnerships align perfectly with Debco's commitment to excellence. With her on board, we're poised to achieve continued growth and redefine success in the promotional industry." - Kate Plummer, Debco’s Director of Sales

Edwards’s official start date with Debco was Monday, April 22, 2024. As Debco continues to expand its presence in the Canadian market, Edwards's appointment underscores the company's commitment to strengthening its business development efforts and delivering unparalleled value to its customers.

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About Debco

Debco is a promotional products solutions provider in the advertising specialty industry. Incorporated in 1983, Debco has grown from a home-based operation to a full-fledged corporation. Renowned for their award-winning customer service, and creative product solutions, Debco is one of the most trusted ad. spec. suppliers in the industry. Reason, Reliability, and Responsiveness (the three Rs) are the cornerstone of the company's guiding values. These values are evident in every staff member's willingness and desire to constantly exceed our clients' expectations.

About HPG

Founded in 2017, HPG is a Top 10 supplier in the Promotional Products industry with over 15,000 SKUs from 11 leading specialist brands. HPG is the premier destination for award-winning customer service, innovative hard goods, and outstanding sales tools. HPG’s distribution capabilities are unmatched, producing and shipping from nine facilities spanning North America. HPG’s brands include some of the best-known names in the industry, including Hub, Beacon, Best, Debco, BCG Creations, Origaudio, Handstands, Batch & Bodega, Mixie, SugarSpot, and most recently, Evans Manufacturing.

For more information about HPG and Debco, visit their websites at Debco and HPG.