February 23, 2023, members of the Specialty Advertising Association of California, the state’s largest membership organization of promotional product professionals, gathered to celebrate the installation of the 2023 SAAC Board of Directors and the 2023 SAAC Honorary Life Membership recipient, Robert Collins.
The event at Orange County Mining Company brought together industry professionals to network, enjoy a fabulous dinner and celebrate the beginning of a bright new year, sponsored by Logomark and J. Charles.
Honored during the event were:
Past SAAC President’s - Honorary Life Member Rick Greene, Stephen Ropfogel, MAS, Tara Villanueva, MAS, Jacob Dobsch, Beverly Walter, Michael Bistocchi, Honorary Life Member David Messe and Bob Levitt, MAS
In recognition of his longstanding dedication and contributions to the association, the SAAC Board presented Robert Collins, of Collins & Associates, Inc., with Honorary Life Membership. Having served SAAC and its members for over 35 years, Robert has remained active in the industry and the association, including holding the positions of president in 1984 and immediate past president in 1985. To this day, he remains an invaluable resource and advisor to each SAAC president.
During the event, Rick Green from HALO Branded Solutions introduced the 2023 SAAC Board Officers and Directors and led them in taking the SAAC oath of office, signifying their commitment to their roles. The 2023 SAAC Board of Directors includes a group of experienced Officers and Directors who will guide the association towards its goals for the upcoming year.
President: Jeff Stevens, WestCo Marketing
Vice President: Amy Williams, AB Unlimited Worldwide
Immediate Past President: Bob Levitt, MAS
Treasurer: Heather Valle-Laird, Logomark
Secretary: Ryan Paules, Radar Promotions
Director: Daniel Henderson, Proforma
Director: Kimberly Horton, FPS Apparel
Director: Steve Parker, The Magnet Group
Director: Victoria Schmitz, Goldstar
Director: Heidi Selleck, The Vernon Company
Director: Mary Skeen, AIM Smarter
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