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Global Gifting Names Brett Hatch Senior Vice President of Business Development

Brett Hatch

Global Gifting announced that Brett Hatch, former senior director of global corporate gifts at Maui Jim Sunglasses, has been appointed senior vice president of business development.  

“With Brett’s commitment, experience, leadership and strategic vision, we are looking forward to expanding our position as the leader in the gifting industry through major gifting and event innovations and high growth, all while providing the highest level of customer engagement, satisfaction and ingenuity,” John Crisci, president and founder of Global Gifting said in a press release.

Hatch had been at Maui Jim for 24 years and previously managed marketing at the largest promotional products supplier, Norwood Promotional Products. Brett has been actively involved in the corporate gifting and promotional marketing industries, earning multiple accolades including the 2015 Incentive Marketing Association President’s Award, Incentive Magazine’s “25 Most Influential People in the Motivation Industry” and Northstar Meeting Group’s “Top 25 Influencers of the Meetings Industry” in 2019. Hatch has also served on the boards of the Incentive Marketing Association (IMA) and the Incentive Research Foundation (IRF).  

“I developed a deep appreciation for the variety of high-end brands and numerous price points Global Gifting can offer in the marketplace, as it is quite impressive how much opportunity exists,” Hatch said in a press release. “I am honored and thrilled to be a part of the talented team of individuals at Global Gifting who have had so much success in such a short amount of time in our industry.” 

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