President & CEO
Ross founded iPROMOTEu in August 1999 and has served as the company's President and CEO since that time. Under his leadership, iPROMOTEu has achieved continuous and substantial growth. Prior to iPROMOTEu, he was involved with the RE/MAX real estate organization in many capacities, including Executive Vice President and General Counsel, for seven years. He was instrumental in the growth of the RE/MAX system in parts of the United States, Canada, Europe and the Middle East. During this time, Ross was also the president and co-founder of an affiliated mortgage company that he managed for three years before it was acquired. Prior to RE/MAX, He worked for five years as a corporate attorney at Goodwin, Procter & Hoar, a leading Boston law firm, where he specialized in financings and acquisitions. In 2005, Ross received the Distributor Entrepreneur of the Year Award from ASI and Counselor Magazine. He is regularly involved as a speaker, panelist and participant in industry educational programs and is a frequent contributor to the various industry publications. Ross graduated from Boston College, summa cum laude, with a Bachelor of Science in Management and later earned a Master of Science in Management from the Sloan School of Management at M.I.T. and a law degree from Boston University.
Click HERE to read an article on Ross Silverstein that appeared in the February 2012 issue of PPB magazine.
Executive Vice President
Rick joined iPROMOTEu in December 1999 as Executive Vice President and has been instrumental in the growth of the company. He has more than 30 years of experience in the promotional products industry. For most of his career, Rick was affiliated with a large distributorship as a salesperson and, later, as a manager. For the three years immediately prior to joining iPROMOTEu, he was Director of Franchise Services at Adventures in Advertising and was instrumental in AIA’s growth during his tenure. He has a wealth of industry contacts and is well-respected by both distributors and suppliers. Rick graduated from the University of Minnesota with a Bachelor of Arts in Advertising.
Senior Vice President
David joined the iPROMOTEu management team in September 2007 as Director of Operations. His responsibilities include the planning and improvement of the company's systems and procedures. For 35 years prior to iPROMOTEu, he was the co-founder and president of a manufacturing company that produced and distributed professional photographic accessories and provided subcontract machining services to other manufacturers. David graduated from Massachusetts Institute of Technology with a Bachelor of Science in Engineering and, later, earned an Master of Science in Management from the Sloan School of Management at M.I.T.
Vice President of Finance
Ed joined iPROMOTEu in May of 2013. He has enjoyed a distinguished career in financial management spanning 30 years. Prior to joining iPROMOTEu, he was involved in a number of industries including Real Estate Finance, Hospitality, Building Materials and Distribution Companies.
Most recently, he was the CFO for EnergyUSA Propane until their sale in 2012. Prior to that, Ed spent 5 years as the Sr. VP Finance and CFO of All Seasons Services, Inc. and 10 years as CFO and Controller of Somerville Lumber and Supply Co.
Ed is a certified public accountant. He received his Bachelor's Degree in Accounting from Bentley University and his MBA from Babson College.
Director of Business Development
Bob is the Director of Business Development at iPROMOTEu. He joined the Company in July 2011 as the expert Print & Packaging Consultant. His responsibilities include overseeing iPROMOTEu's recruiting activites and managing the print and packaging division of the business. Prior to joining iPROMOTEu, he owned and operated his own print and promotional products company with an emphasis on print and packaging. He comes from the manufacturing side of the print industry where he worked for a commercial offset printer as a Business Development Manager. Bob graduated from Ferris State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Printing Management.
Director of Affiliate Relations
Ken joined the iPROMOTEu management team in 2007 as its Director of Affiliate Relations. In this role, he is able to capitalize on the vast industry expertise he has developed over the last two decades as well as the many loyal supplier partnerships he has formed. Ken graduated from the University of Massachusetts with a Bachelor of Arts in Business.
Director of Marketing
Cliff joined iPROMOTEu as the exclusive Sales and Marketing Consultant and is now the Director of Marketing. He has been involved in the promotional products and sportswear industries for over three decades. He is the recipient of numerous industry awards and accolades including 17 PPAI Pyramid award wins and recognition as PPAI’s Ambassador Speaker of the Year for six consecutive years. He was also recognized by PPAI as one of the top five industry speakers and trainers and by Counselor Magazine as one of the Top 50 Most Influential People in the Promotional Products Industry. He has published over 500 articles and two books: Going for the Gold and Weekly Motivational Insights. He is also currently the President & CEO of Cliff Quicksell & Associates. Cliff studied Marketing & Business Communications at the University of Maryland College Park.
Senior Director of Business Development
Pat joined the iPROMOTEu management team in July 2000 as Director of Business Development. At iPROMOTEu, he works to increase the number of distributors affiliated with the iPROMOTEu network. Pat began his professional career with the Canada Federal Government in 1976. In 1996, he left government work after serving 20 years of service as the Manager of Immigration. He then formed and partnered in a small telecommunication company. From 1996 to 2000, he helped grow the company from its inception to a profitable and very successful entity that was ultimately sold to a large national telecommunication company. Pat attended Ryerson University.
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