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 corporate acquisition efforts.

Miller takes on the role previously held by Stephanie Vernon-Critchfield, as she has transitioned into the position of National Sales Manager. Prior to joining Vernon, Miller served in sales and recruiting roles outside of the promo industry. Miller resides in Colorado.

Patton assumes the role formerly held by Dale Worden for 18 years. Worden officially retired from Vernon in the fall. Patton has years of sales experience in higher education and other industries. He and his wife have two young children and live in Pennsylvania.