About Randy Clark

Randy Clark is the Director of Communications at TKO Graphix, where he regularly blogs for TKO's Brandwire. Randy is passionate about social media, leadership development, and flower gardening. He is a beer geek and, on weekends, he fronts the rock band, Under The Radar. He is the proud father of one educator, one principal, has four amazing grandchildren, and a public speaker wife who puts up with him. His twitter handle is: @randyclarktko, Facebook: Randy Clarktko, Google+: Randy Clark on G+

How Promotional Products Enhance Your Wedding

Weddings aren’t planned overnight … Okay, some are. If you’re getting married this summer, you probably began planning last year. Arranging for a hall, caterer, DJ, and what seems like a million other details takes time. But what if you don’t have time? What if you’re out of time? In that case, promotional products […]

2019-05-21T09:25:11-04:00By |Promotional Products|

Do You Collect Badge Holders?

So, do you collect badge holders? The reason I ask is that my wife and I collect them. I have more than 25 hanging from a vase that sits on the bookcase in my office at home. I have lanyards from conventions where I’ve presented and others where I was in attendance when my wife […]

2019-05-07T09:49:18-04:00By |Uncategorized|

How to Use Promotional Products to Support Safety

Yes, safety products may be branded as promotional products, and many traditional specialty products may be used to improve safety. For example, water bottles, ball caps, or pens aren’t safety items. However, they can be used to develop safety initiatives by sharing information. A ball cap with “Safety First” stitched on the brim, a pen […]

2019-04-23T09:40:43-04:00By |Promotional Products|

Don’t Forget Promotional Products for Your Summer Events

Why does any organization support events? It could be a charity, a customer’s efforts, or a networking and marketing opportunity. Our company has sponsored golf outings, conventions, industry events, and supported local professional and amateur sports teams for many years. Some of the sponsorships have been charitable, while others have been primarily advertising. Until recently, we’d never […]

2019-04-16T09:24:32-04:00By |Promotional Products|

Who Wears Promotional Baseball Caps?

Studies conducted by ASI (Advertising Specialty Institute) reveal we wear a lot of baseball caps in America. Promotional caps are owned and worn by many and there are even cap collectors. Why is that? According to ASI, 42% of cap wearers don specialty product caps because they look good — they’re attractive. I have […]

2019-04-09T09:54:19-04:00By |Promotional Products|

FAQ: How Can I Use Promotional Products?

That’s a question I can’t completely answer because the sky is the limit. The short answer is promotional products can be used anywhere you wish to promote your organization, because there are nearly limitless ways to use them. Advertising specialty products can be used for branding, issuing a call to action, or recognition. The long […]

2019-04-02T09:18:16-04:00By |Promotional Products|

How to Use Promotional Products to Recognize Employees

Employee recognition is one of the keys to motivating, retaining, and improving your team, and it doesn’t have to be difficult, time-consuming, or confusing. It’s important because most employees thrive on being recognized. They want to know what they’re doing matters and that how they’re doing it has been noticed. Happy employees are more productive […]

2019-03-26T09:17:48-04:00By |Promotional Products|

Dare to Be Different — Promotional Products to Set You Apart  

With over half a million promotional products available, there are lots of options that any advertising specialty professional can help you find. Once you get past the normal apparel, party supplies, fundraiser offerings, writing instruments, and office accessories – what’s left? With a little research, you may find there are many fun, funny, and imaginative […]

2019-03-19T09:51:50-04:00By |Promotional Products|