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Irving, TX, January, 2019   HUB Promotional Group’s Hub Pen Company accepted the Promotional Products Association International (PPAI) Gold Pyramid Award at the PPAI Pyramid Award Celebration held January 15, 2019 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in conjunction with The PPAI Expo in Las Vegas.    This is the third consecutive year the pen supplier received the Gold Supplier Star in their revenue category. Winners are recognized for outstanding service in areas such as responsiveness, on-time shipping, product quality and sales aids.

Since 1958, the PPAI Pyramid Awards have recognized and honored promotional products businesses and helped shine the spotlight on the collaborative business model unique to the industry. HUB Promotional Group member Beacon Promotions was also awarded in the 2019 Pyramid Award Competition, as the company was presented a Silver Pyramid Award in Marketing for their name badge kit.

“We are honored to receive these awards,” says Joe Fleming, President of HUB Promotional Group.  “We have a great team at Hub Pen and everyone understands the needs of our distributor customers.  We are thankful to our PPAI Distributors for their continued support and for awarding us the gold three years running.”

“Our marketing team works closely together to bring the best sales tools to our distributors,” Fleming adds. “Beacon has always taken a very creative approach to marketing and truly deserves the award for the name badge kit.”

These winners were selected by a panel of industry professionals and independent, outside marketing and advertising professionals. For more information about the PPAI Pyramid Awards program visit or contact the PPAI Awards and Recognition department at

Lindsey Farm, Joe Fleming, Sharon Menssen

Lindsey Farm, Joe Fleming, Sharon Menssen

About Hub Pen:

Boston has been described as the “Hub of the Universe” and in the Hub Pen story the same holds true. From Frank and Rita Fleming’s humble beginnings in Boston in 1954 to the 100 million pen annual operations of today, Hub Pen has grown to serve an ever -increasing national and international market. Our customers have rated us “A+” on the SAGE rating system and 5 out of 5 stars on ESP. For more information on Hub Pen, visit our website at or call customer service at 800-388-2323.

About Beacon:

Beacon is a multiple Star Supplier Winner with a great reputation for service.  Our customers have rated us “A+” on SAGE and 5 out of 5 stars on ESP.   Beacon offers a wide selection of products, such as:  Calendars, table covers, housewares, tools, techie, auto, highlighters and Name badges.  You will also find premium leather products in our Canyon Outback Leather line and Name Brand products for executive gifts and incentives.   For more information on Beacon, visit our website at or call customer service at 800-628-9979.

About HUB Promotional Group:

HUB Promotional Group, The Better Impressions People, is home to Hub Pen Company, Beacon Promotions, BEST Promotions USA, Cooler Graphics, Debco, BCG Creations and Origaudio.  We provide the BEST in promotional products all with award winning quality and customer service.

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