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5 Reasons to Get Mascot Proud NOW!

The smell of sulfur is still lingering in the air from Independence Day fireworks, but before we know it; fall will have college kids all across the country trading their parents’ nests for campuses. There’s no time like the present to get MASCOT PROUD; feeling deep pleasure or satisfaction as a result of the prominent […]

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Vernon Hires Kelli Denes as Director of Business Development

NEWTON, IA – The Vernon Company is pleased to announce the hiring of Kelli Denes as Director of Business Development. In this role, Kelli will be actively directing Vernon’s national recruiting efforts in addition to working with the Company’s top salespeople to strategically grow the business with major accounts and helping the Company increase its […]

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Five Pillars for PPW Week

  Promotional Products Work! Week is an industry-wide event dedicated to celebrating the power of promotional products and the value they create. This annual event serves as a cornerstone for recognizing the importance of working with promotional professionals while creating awareness for promotional products as a powerful and effective advertising and marketing medium. -PPAI We […]

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A Day Without Trees

Arbor Day originated in the Great Plains when J. Sterling Morton (1832-1902) and his wife Caroline Joy French moved in 1854 from Michigan to the newly formed Nebraska Territory, a land devoid of trees. He endeavored to encourage tree-planting to improve the environment and beautify the landscape to attract settlers to the area, which became […]

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Vernon Hires Miller and Patton as Regional Managers

NEWTON, IA – The Vernon Company is pleased to announce that it recently hired Jack Miller as its Western Region Sales Manager and Pat Patton as its Eastern Region Sales Manager. While integrated into the sales management team, both Miller and Patton work with Vernon’s top account executives and help lead the company’s recruitment and […]

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Brand colors matter more than you might think.

Consumers make subconscious decisions about products and brands based on color, so be sure you are making conscious color decisions on behalf of your business. Did you give your brand a personality when you gave it a color? In the same way that a parent names a child, companies name their brand. But…perhaps the color […]

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2019 Color of the Year

PANTONE 16-1546 Living Coral emits the desired, familiar, and energizing aspects of color found in nature. In its glorious, yet unfortunately more elusive, display beneath the sea, this vivifying and effervescent color mesmerizes the eye and mind. Lying at the center of our naturally vivid and chromatic ecosystem, PANTONE Living Coral is evocative of how […]

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Set and Achieve Your 2019 Business Goals

Goal-setting is important for every company or organization in every stage of business, regardless of size. If you are not setting goals for yourself, your company and your employees (if you have them), it is easy to become stagnant in your business, and stagnancy is often the beginning stage of failure down the road. Your […]

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Vernon Employees Make a BIG Difference in a Small Amount of Time

51 Vernon employees packaged 21,168 meals in just 1.75 hours this holiday season to help in the fight against hunger. Meals from the Heartland is a nonprofit organization made up of volunteers from businesses, schools, churches, community organizations and beyond who package meals for delivery to malnourished people in Iowa, across the United States, and […]

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Chris Vernon Named Among Industry’s 50 Most Powerful People

Chris Vernon was recently recognized among the Counselor’s Power 50, the annual ranking of the most powerful executives in the promotional products industry. Vernon ranks at #42 on the Power 50, making this the 13th consecutive year he has made this prestigious list. He is the only Iowan represented on the Power 50 ranking. Congratulations, […]

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