thumbprint names new Chief Marketing Officer

Keal Blache to lead brand innovation and client experience

Apopka, FL – June 5, 2018 – thumbprint, a technology and marketing logistics company, announced today that Keal Blache has joined the company as its new Chief Marketing Officer. Blache will work alongside the COO, Tod Ellington and VP of Sales, Brian Gill. He brings marketing, branding, social media and client services knowledge to the role, as well as previous experience in the print, promo and apparel business. In this position, Blache will be responsible for increasing revenue, improving the client experience, digital innovation and championing a customer-centric company culture.

“We are thrilled to welcome Keal to our thumbprint family. His character and professional experience will make an immediate impact on our team. Keal will play a pivotal part in our ongoing growth and investment into the services we provide our clients,” said Greg Gill, CEO of thumbprint.

Before joining thumbprint, Blache was the President & Founder of Loba Creative, where he built a full-service marketing agency that focused on technology and the client experience. He has helped more than twenty organizations brand, re-brand and/or develop their marketing strategies. Prior to starting the branding agency, Blache has held other leadership roles as the Director of Enterprise Marketing and Branding at Insurance Office of America (IOA) and Assistant Director of Marketing for UCF Athletics. He is very active in the community and most recently was recognized as a 30 under 30 UCF Alumni.

“I am excited to join a passionate, fun and successful team with a track record for proactive innovation. In an industry of rapid change, thumbprint is a brand positioned to bring value, in new ways, to their partners for many years to come. I look forward to working alongside our people and clients,” said Keal Blache, CMO of thumbprint.

The leadership team is focusing on the future, by investing in the people and technology, to serve the needs of clients. The business is experiencing steady growth through the first quarter of 2018 and recruiting more people who want to work in a friendly, creative and fast-paced environment.

About thumbprint

Founded in 1994, thumbprint bridges the gap between technology and marketing logistics for brand leaders nationwide. The services thumbprint offers help growing companies empower their employees with the tools to build awareness, generate leads and engage their clients. Clients with multiple locations, brands and languages can eliminate headaches with thumbprint as their scalable partner. With data and cost transparency, thumbprint delivers innovative processes and turnkey solutions for print, direct mail, promotional products, apparel programs, large format signage, augmented reality, storage and distribution. There are many companies that provide these services, but only a few that make the investment to leverage today’s best practices, talent and resources for their clients.

To learn more, visit thumbprint.com.

Contact
Keal Blache
CMO, thumbprint
keal@thumbprint.com
407.788.1239 EXT: 139

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