PromoTalks: The Official PPAI Podcast

PPB Presents: Leadership In A New Reality

April 22, 2020 PromoTalks Season 1 Episode 3
PromoTalks: The Official PPAI Podcast
PPB Presents: Leadership In A New Reality
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PromoTalks: The Official PPAI Podcast
PPB Presents: Leadership In A New Reality
Apr 22, 2020 Season 1 Episode 3
PromoTalks

What does leadership look like in the midst of a global pandemic? As companies face social distancing and mandatory temporary business closures, leaders are dealing with plunging revenues and making grueling decisions to keep companies afloat. There is no playbook for these times. Listen in as three industry leaders candidly discuss the issues and challenges they are facing and what they've learned about themselves.

PPAI's PromoTalks new episode, "PPB Presents: Leadership In A New Reality" features guests Jo-an Lantz, MAS, president and CEO of Geiger, and Norm Hullinger, CAS, CEO of alphabroder, and moderator Paul Bellantone, CAE, president and CEO of PPAI.

Jo-an Lantz, MAS, is president and CEO of distributor Geiger. She has spent her career at Geiger rising to executive vice president, and then being named president and CEO in 2019. She is a former PPAI board chair and was inducted into the PPAI Hall of Fame in 2009.

Norm Hullinger, CAS, is CEO of supplier alphabroder. Since joining the company in 2003, Hullinger has led it through significant milestones, including the 2017 acquisition of supplier Prime Line. He currently serves on the PPAI board of directors.

As president and CEO of PPAI, Paul Bellantone, CAE, heads up the world’s largest and oldest not-for-profit trade association serving the promotional products industry. He joined PPAI in 2001 and was promoted to his current position in 2011. 

Show Notes

What does leadership look like in the midst of a global pandemic? As companies face social distancing and mandatory temporary business closures, leaders are dealing with plunging revenues and making grueling decisions to keep companies afloat. There is no playbook for these times. Listen in as three industry leaders candidly discuss the issues and challenges they are facing and what they've learned about themselves.

PPAI's PromoTalks new episode, "PPB Presents: Leadership In A New Reality" features guests Jo-an Lantz, MAS, president and CEO of Geiger, and Norm Hullinger, CAS, CEO of alphabroder, and moderator Paul Bellantone, CAE, president and CEO of PPAI.

Jo-an Lantz, MAS, is president and CEO of distributor Geiger. She has spent her career at Geiger rising to executive vice president, and then being named president and CEO in 2019. She is a former PPAI board chair and was inducted into the PPAI Hall of Fame in 2009.

Norm Hullinger, CAS, is CEO of supplier alphabroder. Since joining the company in 2003, Hullinger has led it through significant milestones, including the 2017 acquisition of supplier Prime Line. He currently serves on the PPAI board of directors.

As president and CEO of PPAI, Paul Bellantone, CAE, heads up the world’s largest and oldest not-for-profit trade association serving the promotional products industry. He joined PPAI in 2001 and was promoted to his current position in 2011.