Industry Calendar


Curious about what's happening in the Promotional Products Industry? Visit the PPAI promotional products industry calendar to explore upcoming industry trade shows and events. 


WILD WEDNESDAY WEBINAR: Building Your Personal Brand

2 days left!


Wednesday, November 20, 2019  | 12:30-1:30pm (ET)


In this presentation we will discuss the power of building a strong personal brand. We discuss why it matters and how it can affect many areas of life. We will also talk about how to create an intentional personal brand and the 5 steps of making it happen! We will also look at several examples of people inside and outside of the industry that have done it!


Attendees will learn:

  • Why building a personal brand is important.

  • Tactics to build your brand.

  • 5 Steps to building your brand.


1 CAS Credit when you submit your PPAI Pin number with your survey.


About the Speaker:

Kirby Hasseman is the CEO of Hasseman Marketing & Communications, a full service marketing company and promotional products distributor. Hasseman Marketing has 4 full-time internal employees and 6 sales people. Hasseman is a thought leader in the promotional products industry. He was also named as a Rising Star in the industry by PPB magazine. Recently, out of 300,000 (some) industry professionals, he was recognized as a top social media influencer on two different industry lists. Kirby hosts a weekly Web show called Delivering Marketing Joy where he interviews business leaders from around the country. In addition, he hosts a weekly (award-winning) podcast called unScripted with Bill Petrie. He is an industry leader in content creation. Kirby has published four books. His most recent is “Fan of Happy.” His book, called “Delivering Marketing Joy” is about doing “promo right” and is perfect for people in the industry and customers. He also wrote “Think Big For Small Business” and “Give Your Way to Success”. All are available on Amazon.


Holiday Party & Annual Membership Meeting

23 days left!

Wednesday, December 11, 2019 | 6:30-9:30pm

Dave & Busters

3000 Oakwood Blvd., Hollywood, FL 33020


You're invited to join us for games, trivia, networking and dinner - along with our annual membership meeting. In addition to installing our board for 2020, we’ll give you a recap of 2019 and announce our supplier, multi-line rep, and distributor of the year.


Tickets are $50 for members and $65 for non-member before December 4, 2019 and include admission to the meeting, dinner, and game tokens. 


At the event we'll be collecting items for 1,400+ children in our local foster care system that need your help this holiday season. Please bring NEW toys, gift cards and books to our Holiday Party & Annual Meeting for these victims of abuse and neglect. All donations will go to Speak Up for Kids of Palm Beach County.