Todd Blackmar is Westcott’s New President of Haas-Jordan Umbrella Division
MAUMEE, OH. – June 6, 2013 – Haas-Jordan Umbrellas by F.J. Westcott, a trusted golf and advertising specialty umbrella provider, announced the appointment of Todd Blackmar as President effective May 14, 2013. Blackmar, a 10-year veteran of Haas-Jordan Umbrellas, is also an attorney in the Ohio State Bar Association and former Major in the United States Marine Corps. Preceding President Tom Waltz has assumed the role of Executive Chairman of F.J. Westcott’s Board of Directors. Waltz praised, "Todd's leadership continues the fine tradition that extends over four generations in our family. He is taking us to new and exciting levels with exciting new products and by forming valuable relationships that will serve us well into the future."
Blackmar stated, "I am extremely proud to be running the Haas-Jordan Umbrella division, we have such a great team, facility and history. It is truly an honor.”
About Haas-Jordan Umbrellas by the F.J. Westcott Company
Haas-Jordan Umbrellas are synonymous with quality, and have been for decades. The tradition continues with golf and specialty umbrellas that are made from the finest quality materials, in a variety of styles, with features that have been tested extensively.
Headquartered in Maumee, Ohio, the F.J. Westcott Company remains committed to the same innovation, impeccable quality, customer service, and outstanding value that the Haas-Jordan Company earned in over 60 years of service to the golf industry.
F.J. Westcott also consists of brands including Westcott® professional lighting equipment and Westcott Basics™ enthusiast and educational lighting products. In 2002, the F.J. Westcott Company acquired the rights to the Haas-Jordan brand name.
For more information on Haas-Jordan Umbrellas visit haas-jordan.com or call (800) 536-0283.
|Haas-Jordan: 2012 Ryder Cup at Medinah Licensed Product|
Toledo, Ohio, (February 28, 2012) Haas-Jordan by Westcott is pleased to announce our selection as the Golf Umbrella Vendor of Choice as the Licensed Golf Umbrella for this event. Though the event will actually take place in September 2012, it can be celebrated year round with our 2012 Ryder Cup Championship Commemorative Umbrella. The umbrella is a 62” all fiberglass double canopy umbrella featuring a Medinah Signature hole on the inside in striking 4 color detail, the event logo on the outside and handle medallion. Retailers please call for special pricing on orders of 6 or more for resale.
*Sales within 75 Miles of Medinah prohibited.
Haas-Jordan by Westcott
1447 N.Summit St.
Toledo, Ohio 43604
|HAAS-JORDAN BY WESTCOTT HONORED FOR MANUFACTURING EXCELLENCE|
Irving, Texas, (February 3, 2011) Haas-Jordan By Westcott (UPIC: UMBRELLA) of Toledo, OH won Two Silver Awards in the 2011 PPAI Suppliers Achievement Award Competition sponsored by Promotional Products Association International (PPAI). Thirty-Four Gold and Silver winners were recognized for manufacturing excellence during The PPAI Expo 2011 in Las Vegas.
“Winning suppliers are honored for their superiority in craftsmanship, graphic arts, creativity, innovation and service to distributors with this award,” said Steve Slagle, CAE, PPAI president and CEO. “The winners worked very hard to earn this special recognition and their commitment to excellence is a tribute to this industry.”
Haas-Jordan By Westcott was presented with two Silver 2011 PPAI Supplier Achievement awards in the categories of Screen Printing on Textiles and Most Creative Promotional Product - Partnership Development. PPAI Awards Action Group members, along with representatives from the printing and jewelers industries, judged the entries according to criteria specific to each of the competition’s 22 categories.
Promotional products are an essential element in the marketing mix. Adding your message to a tangible product turns an ordinary message into a marketing experience your audience can see, touch, hear, smell and even taste. Promotional products are the only way to make a sensible—and memorable—impression. For more information about the PPAI awards program, contact the special events department at Awards@ppai.org.
For more information about Promotional Products Association International (PPAI) or to learn more about the proven power of promotional products (including research and case studies), visit the PPAI website at http://www.ppai.org/ or contact PPAI at 972-258-3040 or PR@ppai.org.
PPAI—the promotional products industry’s only international not-for-profit trade association—offers education, tradeshows, publications, business products and services, mentoring, technology and legislative support to its more than 7,500 global members. Promotional products are more than a $19.4 billion industry and include wearables, writing instruments, calendars, drinkware and many other items, usually imprinted with a company’s name, logo or message. PPAI created and maintains the UPIC (Universal Promotional Identification Code), the industry’s only free identification system and universal company database.