This interactive session will focus on:
• Learn the secrets of effective and meaningful creative self-promotion
• Visit several award-winning case histories that have gained upwards of 80+% response rates
• Understand the development stages of putting together a successful campaign
• Unleash your creative genius and build on that immediately after the show
Cliff Quicksell, Jr., MAS+ currently has served as the Director of Marketing for Top 40 Distributor iPROMOTEu for the past five years and has been involved in the promotional marketing and sportswear industries for the past thirty-three years. During this tenure, he has achieved the MAS+ professional certification. He has been actively involved in PPAI, the International Trade Association for the promotional products industry, serving on various committees as a facilitator at all PPAI & ASI shows, and as a member of PPAI’s Ambassadors Speakers Bureau for over fifteen years. Cliff’s passion for education and training is exemplified by his having served five terms as the education chairperson for the regional trade association CPPA of Maryland.
For more than twenty-eight years, Cliff has been speaking, training and consulting internationally to associations and national business groups on more effective ways to market themselves and their products and services as well as how to motivate their personnel. In addition to the many industry clients he has also served as a consultant/trainer for: iPROMOTEu©, Dixon Ticonderoga, Fruit of the Loom, Inc., The Walter Cribbin’s Company, Miller Freeman, Inc., Brown & Bigelow©, AIA-Adventures in Advertising©, Geiger©, National Business Media, PPPC, Snugz© USA, Imageworks and QuickInk, Inc!, Dowlis Group, LTD United Kingdom, Trade Only Trade Fair UK, PromoGroup NZ, High Impact Promotional Group in NZ and Purple Elephant Promotions AU.
Cliff has been the proud recipient of numerous awards. Recognized by PPAI for creativity, he has won the prestigious PPAI Golden Pyramid award 22 times. And the Printing Industry PSDA’s Peak Award for creativity 4 times in three years. He has also received PPAI’s Ambassador Speaker of the Year Award six consecutive years. And in 1997 he was the inaugural recipient of PPAI’s Distinguished Service Award. In addition, in 2001, Cliff was named one of top six industry speakers and trainers. Cliff was featured as having a significant influence in education as published in the book, PPAI at 100. He has also been recognized by Counselor Magazine as one of the Top 50 Most Influential People in the Promotional Products Industry.