Tim is equal parts action and strategic guidance (ahem, dad to four daughters). He’s been with Shamrock for 25 years where he’s built not only a career, but lasting relationships. Tim is all about making meaningful connections with our valued clients and vendors. From that platform, he shapes Shamrock’s supply chain management, developing strength, quality and diversity in supplier partnerships—the stuff that makes for great deliverables. Add in operational efficiency and expert execution and its clear Tim is intentional about driving results. He’s a big-picture guy who puts his experience to work helping our clients solve challenges by aligning the right components, using the right channels, with the right partners.

Make Tangible Brand Connections

Harnessing the power of promotional products We just got our hands on the Promotional Products Association International (PPAI) 2017 Consumer Study. The results speak to the pervasive power of promotional products: The study found that 89% of consumers had received a promotional product within the past six months—and 8 in 10 of them researched the…

Helping After Hurricane Harvey

After enjoying a relaxing holiday weekend in NE Ohio, we can’t help but reflect on all that we have to be thankful for—and to think about how we can help the people of Houston who are dealing with aftermath of Harvey. If you haven’t yet donated, or if you’d like to give to a national…

The Benefits of Routine

If you have kids then you already know: Back-to-school season is upon us. As my family has been busy shopping, organizing, and preparing to get back on a regular everyday schedule, it’s got me thinking about routine and its many benefits. Many of us have a morning routine that we follow. Whether that includes journaling,…

Getting It Right: Integrated Marketing 2017

In July 2015, we ran this blog about integrated marketing—and now, two years later, the argument for integrating multiple channels as part of a strategic marketing effort still rings strikingly true. As digital media channels continue to become more pervasive, we need to incorporate those touches along with off-line connections, to make solid, memorable brand…

Now Hear This: 5 Steps to Better Listening

In today’s noisy, busy digital world, the workplace has grown increasingly loud. In response, we’ve desensitized ourselves to everyday distractions by tuning out and zoning in. And in doing so, we’ve changed the way in which we communicate, often losing sight of the value of simply listening. Listening remains one of the most important elements…

LLS Cleveland Campaign Earns $584,000

What an amazing fundraising effort: 8 candidates. 10 weeks. $584,000 earned for LLS. This past weekend at the Renaissance Cleveland Hotel, The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) 2017 Man and Woman of the Year campaign wrapped up at the annual Gala event. Supported by my incredible team, we raised $81,477 for LLS, and in doing…

Account Based Marketing 2017

Most of us agree that it feels good when someone we’ve just met makes it a point to remember and greet us by name. That personal connection is the warm and fuzzy foundation of the latest industry buzzword: ABM, or Account Based Marketing. ABM is the practice of targeting individual prospect/customer accounts, as opposed to…