Dana Zezzo (left) and Aaron Gunderson (right) accept the Best Emerging PLP Award from Brian Smith (middle), president & COO of Proforma.
Rick French of Polyconcept North America accepts the Vendor of the Year Award from Greg Muzzillo, founder of Proforma and Vera Muzzillo, CEO.
Proforma recognized its top vendors at the 2011 Annual Convention and Family Reunion in New Orleans. More than 19 vendors received awards for their commitment to furthering Proforma’s vision of success.
“One of the major keys to Proforma’s success is the relationships we have established with our vendors. Our network of more than 400 vendors has helped establish Proforma as a leader in the print and promotional products industry,” said Ed Hainrihar, Director of Business Development, Vendor Development Programs. “Our vendors’ ability to go above and beyond for our Owners is what makes them exceptional partners. We are proud to be honoring them for all the hard work they do for us.”
Ranked by customer service, competitive pricing and overall quality, the following vendors were chosen in the respective categories:
Top Vendor of the Year
Polyconcept North America
Preferred Limited Partner Vendor of the Year, Gold Level
Polyconcept North America – Promotional Products
SanMar – Apparel
Carbonless and Cut Sheet – Business Documents
Dupli-Systems – Commercial Printing
ASI (Advertising Specialty Institute) – Value Added Services
Preferred Limited Partner Vendor of the Year, Silver Level
Phenix Direct – Promotional Products
Alpha Shirt Company – Apparel
Discount Labels – Business Documents
Ennis – Commercial Printing
USA Web Solutions – Value Added Services
Preferred Limited Partner Vendor of the Year, Bronze Level
Gemline – Promotional Products
Bodek & Rhodes – Apparel
RR Donnelley – Business Documents
Ward/Kraft – Commercial Printing
VPIB, Inc. (Virtual Partners in Business) – Value Added Services
Best Emerging Preferred Limited Partner
Pro Towels Etc.
ProExclusive Partners of the Year
Vitronic Promotional Group
Prime Resources Corporation
“Our Vendors share our vision for success,” said Greg Muzzillo, Founder of Proforma. “The awards they receive at Convention are our way of thanking them for their dedication and recognizing the role they play in Proforma’s success.”