Geiger Acquires CM Promotions
JANUARY 3, 2019
Geiger has acquired Bloomington, IL-based distributor CM Promotions as part of an expansion strategy aimed at broadening Maine-headquartered Geiger’s client base in the Midwest.
Geiger Promotes Three Executives
JANUARY 2, 2019
Geiger announced Wednesday that it has promoted three executives. Bob Blaisdell, Dale Denham and Chris McKee have new roles and responsibilities within the Lewistown, ME-based firm’s executive team.
Geiger Acquires Bank Express and Promo Warehouse
NOVEMBER 12, 2018
Top 40 distributor Geiger (asi/202900) announced Monday that it has acquired a web-based distributor with a national reach. Bank Express/Promo Warehouse, a Sandwich, MA-based firm, will operate as a division of Lewiston, ME-headquartered Geiger.
Geiger Sets Industry Yoga Record, Issues Humanitarian Challenge
SEPTEMBER 4, 2018
Geiger has set an industry record: looking to make an impact throughout
the company and beyond, Geiger kicked off the 2019 business planning season with every
employee participating in motivational workshops and nearly 100 employees participating in a
single yoga session.
Jo-an Lantz to Become President
August 14, 2018
Geiger has announced that, effective Jan. 2, 2019, Jo-an Lantz, MAS, will
be the first non-family president of Geiger. A Geiger employee since graduating from Purdue
University, Lantz has held a variety of sales and operations positions as she has grown
through the ranks to her current position as company chief operating officer.
Gene Geiger Receives 2018 Marvin Spike Lifetime Achievement Award
July 25, 2018
Gene Geiger enjoys talking about himself as much as the average person
enjoys a root canal. But in a way, that reluctance speaks volumes about his character. The
fourth-generation family leader of the perennial Top 40 distributorship that bears his last
name is keen to listen and empower.
Solar Power One Part of Geiger's Green Initiatives
April 22, 2018
Driving northbound on the turnpike near Mile 80, the rows and rows of
solar panels are noticeable. Behind them is Geiger, publisher of Farmers’ Almanac and
international distributor of branded promotional goods. Geiger’s solar field is believed to
be the largest owned by a private, commercial company in Maine, said Phil Coupe of Revision
Energy, the company that did the installation.
Dale Denham Talks Secrets To Social Media Success
April 14, 2018
Dale Denham's 2018 #Online18, the annual list of the promotional products
industry's top social media influencers, launched last week. It's one of our favorite
stories of the year, so we invited Dale, who moonlights as Geiger's chief information
officer when he's not blogging for Promo Marketing, to give us a behind the scenes look at
the list—and he obliged!
Geiger Merges with British firm
March 9, 2018
Lewiston-based Geiger plans a merger with a British distributor, the two
companies announced Monday. The combined company, Geiger BTC Group, provides support for
clients in the United Kingdom and across Europe, according to a news release. Geiger BTC
Group will be led by Frank Murphy, BTC Group's managing director.