The management team is among the most experienced and well-respected in the industry. It has a proven track record of fostering behavior that generates strong and consistent profits. The company is led by President and CEO Paul DiGiovanni, who guides the company’s strategic vision. The remainder of the company’s senior management team is comprised of gift, operational, finance, information technology and retail-merchandise industry veterans. The company has assembled a strong, successful management team with innovative ideas for penetrating new markets and a unique knowledge of successfully working with its customers. The leadership provided by the executive management team has enabled the company to compete aggressively in its chosen markets.

The company’s management:

Paul DiGiovanni, President, Chief Executive Officer and Owner

Tom DiGiovanni, Vice President of Mass-Market Retail and Owner

Monte Mertens, Vice President of Operations

Brian Schroeder, Vice President of Sales and Marketing

Jean Reid, Chief Financial Officer

Michael Treen, Director of Information Technology

Mary Ellen Wanamaker, Director of Marketing and Circulation

Lindsey Blumears, Director of Supply Chain

Beth Williams, Director of New Product Development and Merchandising

Linwood Metts, President Home Accents

Lea Metts, Editor

Aaron Popp, Director of Operations

Mary Treen, Controller

Kathy Levenbaum, Manager of Human Resources and Administration