Growing team and services Dublin, Ireland at the service of international customers
MINNEAPOLIS, April 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Imprint Engine, a branding solutions company founded in 2012, continues its impressive growth trajectory by adding a European headquarters to Dublin, Ireland and the addition of a seasoned management team to manage the growth of its international operations.
Over the past year, the company has increased its business by more than 80%. With more and more employees working from home and companies looking for ways to onboard them and keep them meaningfully engaged, Imprint Engine has seen its work helping HR professionals connect with employees doubling down, going from 25 to more than 50% of its activity.
The new European team, which will focus on local sourcing, account support, and financial transaction management around pricing and shipping, will help Imprint Engine serve its existing enterprise-level customers such as Uber, Github, GoPuff and Klarna.
“Expanding our presence in Ireland will allow us to have boots on the ground in Europe to better serve our major international customers,” said Caleb Gilberton, founding partner of Imprint Engine. “Our international site will emulate the system, technology and sales support process that has led to our rapid growth here in the United States”
In 2021, the corporate gift was a $242 billion industry. Company branded merchandise and giveaways are extremely effective in helping companies make a good impression on their target audience and since the pandemic this attention has focused more on employee recruitment, engagement and retention. .
Imprint Engine has created a technology platform that automates the donation process, allowing customers to order products, track shipments and manage their inventory while integrating with key technology tools such as CRMs, platforms -HR platforms, procurement platforms, etc. The company is an end-to-end platform that helps clients and HR professionals save time and money by bringing together a wide range of vendor services under one roof. And now that roof is global.
“We look forward to helping Imprint Engine expand its footprint in Europe,” mentioned James BrenanDirector of Customer Services – Europe for the print engine. “The combination of best-in-class technology coupled with exceptional customer service will ensure continued growth and success for our business globally.”
Imprint Engine’s European Team Leaders include:
Stephen CurranDirector of Operations – Europe
Curran is a 20-year veteran in packaging, printing, and more recently promotional and promotional items.
James BrenanDirector of Customer Services – Europe
Brennan has spent her professional career in the print industry – from operating digital presses to running her own print business and most recently managing print and swag.
Paul ArmstrongSales manager – Europe
Armstrong has over two decades of experience in the swag industry.
New US headquarters and imminent acquisition
Imprint Engine, led by founding partner Gilbertson Travis Veit and partner Zach Susmanrecently more than tripled the size of its offices and warehouse when the company moved to a 40,000 square foot space in Downtown Brooklyn earlier this year.
Imprint Engine has also acquired long-time supplier Shameless Inc., a company founded in 2008 that has integrated embroidery, screen printing and engraving in-house, enabling faster completion, creative decorating methods, improved output and streamlined workflow. This, combined with nearly triple the space, gives Imprint Engine an edge for continued growth.
“We are very happy with the move to our new headquarters which allows us to continue our growth in several ways, but above all by expanding our internal production with the acquisition of Shameless and almost $700,000 into new printing and production equipment,” said Gilbertson. “Our new US space, combined with our global expansion, allows us to provide seamless support to our growing list of global customers and we anticipate continued aggressive growth for Imprint Engine. »
About the Print Engine
Since 2012, Imprint Engine has redefined brand promotion and created a unique niche in this competitive industry. $242 billion industry. The company has created a smarter process for customers, including a streamlined, technology-based upgrade that disrupts the industry standard, saving customers time, money and effort. energy by carrying out work traditionally carried out by several different suppliers. For more information, visit printengine.com.
SOURCE Print Engine