Dawn Marie Perkins
Dawn Marie, owner and majority partner, has an accounting and management background and assisted her husband over his four-year tenure as an independent promotional product sales representative for Petrocelli Marketing Group. She quickly learned about client management, order processing, and sourcing of product. She has also worked in various positions in retail, manufacturing, dietary, and education. In 2016, Dawn Marie, with the advice of her husband and PMG, made the strategic decision to branch out on her own and founded Spotlight Print & Promo Solutions, in partnership with her husband, with the sole purpose of providing solutions to existing and future clients to bring THEIR brand center stage. When not growing her business and working on continued learning, Dawn Marie loves spending time with her family, watching movies, reading, taking long walks, and volunteering for causes dear to her, such as Food for Children, Inc. Veterans Count, and the Hooksett Chamber of Commerce. She has also volunteered for Girl Scouts (Heart of the Valley Service Unit), Northbridge Special Education Parent Advisory Council, CHASA (Children's Hemiplegia and Stroke Association), Upward Sports, and her local church. She is also a certified QuickBooks Online Pro-Advisor and has earned Product Safety Aware designation as well as Master Advertising Specialist (MAS) certification from PPAI (Promotional Products Association International).
Cliff has been involved in the promotional products and sportswear industries for the past thirty-three years. During this tenure, he has achieved the MAS+ professional designation, Master Advertising Specialist+. He has served five terms as the education chairperson for the regional trade association CPPA of Maryland and has also 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 for over twenty-six years.
Cliff has been the proud recipient of numerous awards. Some of his many awards include:
- PPAI Golden Pyramid Award for Creativity, 21 times
- PSDA Peak Award for Creativity, 3 times in 2 years
- PPAI Ambassador Speaker of the Year, 6 consecutive years
- PPAI Distinguished Service Award Inaugural Recipient,1997
- Named one of the top six industry speakers & trainers, 2001
- Counselor Magazine, One of the Top 50 Most Influential People in the Promotional Products Industry
Currently, Cliff is President and CEO of Cliff Quicksell & Associates as well as the Executive Sales & Marketing Consultant and Marketing Director of iPROMOTEu, Inc.
Cliff is an integral member of our creative process team, which we contract with iPROMOTEu, Inc., and each of our clients, knowingly or not, benefits from his expertise.
Print & Packaging
Bob comes from the manufacturing side of the print industry where he worked for a commercial offset printer as a Business Development Manager. He graduated from Ferris State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Printing Management and owned and operated his own print and promotional products company with an emphasis on print and packaging prior to joining iPROMOTEu in 2011. As Director of Print & Packaging for iPROMOTEu, his responsibilities include oversight and management of the print and packaging division of the business.
Bob's expertise, also contracted with iPROMOTEu, Inc., in print and packaging allows us to provide these additional solutions for a complete promotional package to all of our clients.