Arnold Hodes

FAIRFIELD, NEW JERSEY (January 11, 2011) – Points of Light has hired Arnold Hodes as controller, where he is responsible for the general financial management of the company.

Previously, Hodes spent 20 years as vice president of finance at Valhalla, New York-based FujiFilm, followed by a career at New York, New York-based Sirius Satellite Radio as its senior director of financial operations. A Certified Public Accountant, Hodes earned a B.S. in Finance as well as a MBA at Rutgers.

“The addition of Arnold to the Points of Light management team better positions the company for our continued growth plans through 2011 and beyond,” said President Reagan Holm, CAS. “His extraordinary skill set and team-minded attitude make him a perfect fit for the company.”

Hodes added, “It is exciting to be a part of a company that is fiscally sound and strategically positioned for significant growth. I’m looking forward to taking what I’ve learned throughout my career, applying it to the promotional products market and contributing to Points of Light’s continued success.”

About Points of Light:

Founded in 1989, Fairfield, New Jersey-based Points of Light is the top promotional products supplier of MAG-Lite® flashlights and also provides an innovative collection of unique and design-patented product groups including the Swanky Pens©, the Goofy Group®, a full line of health and safety products, and many other fun and functional products. An industry leader in design innovation, Points of Light has been honored with several awards, most recently including Counselor magazine’s Distributor’s Choice 2010 Award in the toys category.

The company’s leadership team—Ben Goldstein, owner and board chairman; T. Reagan Holm, CAS, as president/COO; Scott A. Nussinow, MAS, executive vice president – marketing; and Michael Kogutt, MAS, as vice president of sales—has more than 100 years of combined experience in the promotional products industry. Together, they are focused on continually enhancing value to distributors by improving the customer experience and providing promotional products that can be found nowhere else.

For more information, visit www.polpromo.com.


Media Contact:
Lisa Horn, CAS

Company Contact:
Scott A. Nussinow, MAS