Brent Rebus joins Ash City Worldwide (Richmond Hill, Ontario) in the capacity of chief operating officer. His responsibilities will include leadership and management of all activities of the company and include the following departments within Ash City USA and Ash City Canada: US and Canadian corporate sales, specialty retail sales, marketing, customer service and inside sales, IT, warehouse and embroidery operations, finance and accounting, human resources, embroidery services, production, sourcing and product design. Vantage Apparel (Avenel, N.J.) hires Matt Clark as national accounts manager for Canada. Clark comes to Vantage with 13 years of promotional industry experience and a strong knowledge of the Canadian market. Towel Specialties (Baltimore) hires multiline rep Matt Carter of Flanagan & Associates to represent the line in Georgia. Carter joins the company with 14 years of experience as the co-owner of Carter Promotions and an additional 18 months as a multi-line rep. Proforma (Cleveland) welcomes eight new owners to its network: Terry Allen, Adam and Harris Freidus, Stephanie Lerude, Sandy Dean, Craig McPhail, Andy Mealor, Jim Shields, and Alan Snider.
February 10, 2010