HUB PEN HIRES SCHAEFER AS NEW MULTI-LINE REP

SS Enterprises, Inc. represents the company in Upstate New York and Western Pennsylvania.

Scott Schaefer

BRAINTREE, MASSACHUSETTS (November 22, 2010) – Hub Pen Company has hired Scott Schaefer of Canandaigua, New York-based SS Enterprises, Inc. to represent the company in Upstate New York and Western Pennsylvania. A 12-year industry veteran, Schaefer founded SS Enterprises in 1998.

In 2007, Schaefer was awarded multi-line rep of the year by Three Rivers Advertising Specialty Association (TRASA). He is a graduate of the State University of New York with BS in business administration. Contact him at scottschaef@aol.com or 585-396-9310.

“Scott has represented a number of Top 40 suppliers throughout his career and has a reputation for getting the job done while providing outstanding customer service,” said Joe Fleming, Hub Pen general manager. “With his strong work ethic and extensive distributor contacts, he’ll be an excellent addition to the Hub Pen team.” 

About Hub Pen Company:

Founded in 1954 by Frank Fleming, Hub Pen Company takes its name from the famous Oliver Wendell Holmes quote that describes Boston as the “hub of the universe.” Today, Hub Pen continues operations under the management of the Fleming family, printing more than 100 million pens annually.

Built upon the core values of providing quality writing instruments, superb imprints, excellent customer service and on-time delivery, Hub Pen has been honored by many of its distributor partners. Most recently, the company received the 2010 AIA Supplier Excellence and Velocity Awards, the 2008 and 2009 Kaeser & Blair Top 5 Supplier Award, and the 2008 Newton Manufacturing Company Top Suppliers Award.

In addition to being a 2010 PPAI Supplier Star Award Nominee, Hub Pen has been the winner of the 2009 and 2010 Supplier Excellence Silver Award for Writing Instruments from Promo Marketing Magazine. The company has been honored by Identity Marketing magazine as the No. 2 writing instruments supplier for 2010, and Corporate Logo named Hub Pen as the No. 1 writing instruments supplier for 2008.

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For more information, visit www.hubpen.com.

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Media Contact:
Lisa Horn, CAS
214-674-8400
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Company Contact:
Pamela Tapia
781-535-5500
ptapia@hubpen.com