At its annual awards gala held in Toronto on January 19th, the Promotional Product Professionals of Canada (PPPC) announced that Genumark has been named the 2011 Canadian National Distributor of the Year. Genumark was awarded with the same distinction in 2010 and has received Distributor of the Year recognition in eight of the past ten years.
“We are honoured by receiving this award which is especially gratifying since it is voted upon by our supplier partners in our industry. It’s a credit to our entire team and their commitment to excellence on a daily basis”, said Mark Freed, Genumark, President and CEO. In accepting the award Freed paid tribute to all of the award winning suppliers and distributors in Canada who have helped each other by demonstrating to their clients that “promotional merchandise is one of the most powerful, cost effective and creative ways to promote their brand message.”
About Genumark: Founded in 1980, Genumark is Canada’s largest family owned promotional merchandise distributor. With office and warehouse facilities in Toronto, Vancouver, Victoria, Calgary, Winnipeg and Montreal, Genumark offers merchandising solutions to its clients in the areas of promotional products, company e-stores with international fulfillment, career apparel and uniforms and professional sports licensing. Genumark has received multiple Distributor of the Year Awards in Canada and has also been consistently recognized as a TOP 40 Distributor and one of the Best Places to Work in the North American promotional merchandise industry.