Breakout Session: Promo in 2026
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Todd Pottebaum Quality Resource Group, Inc. View speaker details
Todd Pottebaum, MAS+, is president of Quality Resource Group (QRG), a branded merchandise and print distributor headquartered in the Minneapolis, Minnesota, area that utilizes technology to cut complexities, streamline processes and gain market share. An aspiring expert in systems, efficiencies and process planning, Pottebaum speaks regionally and nationally at industry events. Prior to his election to the PPAI Board of Directors in 2017, Pottebaum served the promotional products industry in a wide variety of roles, most notably as president of Upper Midwest Association of Promotional Professionals, and as chair of the PPAI Marketing Information And Research Committee. Pottebaum studied at the University of Northern Colorado and earned a degree in international trade and relations with an emphasis in economics. His greatest treasures are his wife, Sheri, daughter Savannah, and sons, Jax and Jaeger. He’s a proud Minnesotan who enjoys spending time on the lake with his family.
Dawn Olds HALO Branded Solutions View speaker details
Senior VP of Operations
Dawn Olds, MAS, has been in management for over 20 years, spanning three focus areas: accounting, information technology and general operations. She has developed and managed project integration plans for dozens of successful acquisitions. Olds has been the executive sponsor for several Lean Six Sigma projects. Her career highlights also include mentoring and developing dozens of professionals within the HALO organization and promoting them. In addition to the development of people, Olds dedicates time to volunteering for Junior Achievement, is a mentor for a high school entrepreneur program, and is a member of the Women’s Professional Network. She holds a bachelor’s in information systems and an associate degree in accounting.
Dale Denham, MAS+ PPAI View speaker details
Dale Denham, MAS+, is the chief information officer for top 40 distributor Geiger, having previously served as senior vice president of ASI. Recognized as a top technologist in the industry, Denham has continued to deliver innovative, helpful products and solutions during his 20 years in the industry.
Maura Mitchell PPAI Brandology View speaker details
PPAI Strategic Planner
- When: Monday, January 10, 2022
- Time: 3:15 PM - 4:15 PM
- Where: Lagoon K