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John Lamon

Starting at Ironmark in 2020 as the Director of Business Development, John Lamon brings 35 years of industry experience helping customers maximize their brand and helping Ironmark's sales team to build success. John holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business from the University of Maryland and is passionate in trying to be the best at work, at play, and at home.

Recent Posts

Dec 09, 2023

Trend Forecasting: 2024's Hottest Branded Gifts

Posted by John Lamon
As the New Year dawns, businesses are seeking innovative strategies for successful marketing in 2024. One trend that continues to gain momentum is the strategic use of ...
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Topics: Branding, Digital Printing

Oct 30, 2023

Gifts that Give Back: Eco-Friendly Swag

Posted by John Lamon
As the holiday season approaches, many brands and businesses are considering how to express gratitude to their employees and customers. While traditional corporate gifts have ...
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Topics: Promotional Products, Trade Shows, Feel Good Causes, Corporate Gift Giving, Conference Swag, Brand Asset Management, Sustainability

Sep 13, 2023

How Early Employee Appreciation Saves You Money in the Long Run

Posted by John Lamon
Companies often focus on cutting costs and increasing productivity to maintain profitability. However, one essential yet often overlooked aspect of this equation is employee ...
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Topics: Promotional Products

Jul 07, 2023

Avoid the 2023 Holiday Rush by Planning for Corporate Christmas in July

Posted by John Lamon
It’s never too early to start preparing for the gift-giving season. Organizations that plan to gift items to their customers, partners, and employees during the holidays ...
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Jun 16, 2023

The Power of Promo: Tangible Marketing in a Virtual World

Posted by John Lamon
[Updated for 2023] You see them everywhere -- branded t-shirts, water bottles, USB drives. People happily clutch bags with logos the size of a watermelon. Call them ...
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Topics: Promotional Products, Image Nation

Jun 09, 2023

10 Conference Swag Items Attendees Will Actually Keep

Posted by John Lamon
Conference swag, or "stuff we all get," plays a significant role in engaging attendees and leaving a lasting impression of the event. Plus, who doesn’t like free stuff? ...
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Topics: Conference Swag