PMANC News - 2.19.19

    New Year, New Look

    Happy New Year! We've redesigned our email communications to keep you up-to-date on what's happening with your regional association in an easy-to-read format. Enjoy!


    Let's Play Ball!
    The PMANC SOCIAL CLUB invites you to join fellow promo peeps for a couple hours of dodgeball. No fees, just FUN!

    Sunday, March 10, 2019
    1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
    700 Gym Court
    Clayton, CA 94517

    Join the PMANC Social Club and register HERE.

    Distributor Registration is Now Open!

    Distributors: Visit the award-winning PMANC Spring Showcase and see the latest industry trends from over 80 suppliers, educational sessions taught by industry experts and endless networking opportunities.

    Exhibitor space is quickly filling up for the largest promotional products
    trade show in Northern California. Hurry! Space is limited.

    Discounted Hotel Block in Monterey for the Spring Showcase

    We’ve negotiated a FANTASTIC price of $160 for a junior suite at the Hotel Pacific in Monterey, Ca. All rooms are suites.

    LIMITED space available from Tues, April 30 through Thurs, May 2nd.

    Call the hotel at 831-373-5700 or 800-554-5542 and reference “PMANC” to receive the discounted group room rate. Act quickly, block is selling out fast.

    Registration is Open for the 2019 Showcase Scramble

    The tradition continues. Join us before the SHOWCASE for the 11th Annual PMANC SHOWCASE Scramble.

    Wednesday, May 1
    Pacific Grove Links
    Pacific Grove, CA
    12:00 pm Start

    You're invited to our Showcase Party and Golf Awards

    All are invited to join us for the 2019 Golf Awards and Spring Showcase
    Kick-Off Party.

    Wednesday, May 1
    Scales Seafood & Steaks on Fisherman's Wharf
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Monterey, CA

    No fee to attend but registration is required. Register here


    February 27, 2019 - 9:30 am PST "You Can't Skip this Ad"
    Chris Piper - VP, Business Development, Proforma

    Ad blocking is becoming increasingly popular among consumers who do not wish their online or television experience to be interrupted by ads.

    During this interactive session, you will hear case studies of what's worked and discover, through proven research, ways to position promotional products effectively so the information will be noticed.

    Things You Should Know About

    Got kids who need money for college?

    PMANC is proud to offer a $1,000 college scholarship through the Promotional Products Education Foundation (PPEF). The PMANC Campbell M. Brown Memorial Scholarship is only available to PMANC member companies’ owners, employees, and their children. In addition to the PMANC Campbell M. Brown Memorial Scholarship, applicants will also be considered for scholarships from PPEF, which will be awarding $230,000 in college scholarships in 2019.

    Time to Save Money $$

    We've worked with national & local supplier companies throughout the US to offer you discount coupons on the products and services you use all year long. This is a member only benefit.

    Members, access the book by signing in to the member area on the website HERE.

    If you are not a current PMANC member. and would like to join PMANC, please CLICK HEREfor more information and an online enrollment form.

    PMANC is honored with Multiple Pyramid Awards at
    2019 PPAI Expo

    PMANC's 'Go to Market' marketing theme for the 2018 SHOWCASE received two Silver Pyramid awards at the annual Pyramid Awards ceremony at the 2019 PPAI Expo.

    PMANC salutes all the recipients of the 2019 Pyramid Awards. To view the Pyramid Awards book, CLICK HERE. 

    PMANC Mult-Line Members Receive Awards

    Congratulations to PMANC members Cheri Partridge (Partridge Marketing) and Mark Fulwider (Wesco) for their Multi-Line Rep people's choice awards.