John serves our company as Executive Vice President leading The Gift Division and National Accounts. He has 30+ years of experience in the gift, collectible, seasonal and social expressions industries in various sales, marketing, product development, and executive management positions. Reporting to John Keiser, CEO, John is also involved with Vendor relations and new Vendor selection.
Rising through the ranks at some of our industry’s most respected companies including American Greetings, Enesco, and Bethlehem Lights, John brings key insights and experience to our company. Most recently John was President and General Manager of Globall Concept Inc. In this capacity John formed a US subsidiary with a 20-year-old Belgian company in the commercial Christmas décor space and took a formerly “distributed” business to a full US company. John remains on the board of Globall Concept.
He is a graduate of the University of South Carolina with a Bachelor of Science degree in Advertising and Public Relations.
John and his wife Robin live in the Chicago area.
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