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Hit Promotional Products (PPAI 113910, S14), an industry leader for decades, is well positioned for strong growth under its second-generation President/CEO CJ Schmidt and a slew of recent promotions and new hires, notably the addition of industry veterans Kim Brockschmidt as VP of business development late last year and Tiffany Tarr as VP of ecommerce in January.

Coming off a very strong 2022, Schmidt told PPAI Magazine in its April’s cover story, that he’s expecting double-digit growth this year.

2022 Revenue: $611 Million
Three-Year Trend: +23%
High Marks: 2022 Revenue, Growth, Online Presence, Innovation, Professional Development

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