HALO Acquires Star Promotions


Sterling, IL April 22, 2024 –  HALO, the leader in branded merchandise, corporate apparel, uniform programs, and recognition and incentive solutions, announced the acquisition of Star Promotions, an industry distributor located in Jackson, WI.

Jim Stutz, EVP of Sales, Marketing and Business Development at HALO, commented, “Star Promotions has established and built its success by delivering top-notch service to an impressive array of clients and brands. Dave Wolter and Mark Hesselman, along with their team, have demonstrated strong creativity and innovation. We are delighted to welcome them to the HALO family.”

Dave Wolter and Mark Hesselman remarked, “We are thrilled to join HALO and leverage the expanded resources available to us. The comprehensive range of solutions, including marketing and creative capabilities, technology resources, and fulfillment expertise, is unparalleled. We are confident that this partnership will enable us to significantly enhance the value we offer our clients and accelerate our growth.”

Star Promotions will retain its staff and will operate under the name Star Promotions Powered by HALO.

About HALO

HALO is the global leader in branded merchandise, uniform programs, and recognition and incentive solutions. We partner with our clients to break through the clutter of our media saturated world and connect their brands to customers, employees and other audiences critical to their success.

With more than 1,800 employees in 42 global offices, we offer the industry’s most comprehensive range of capabilities, including creative services, technology solutions, logistics and global sourcing. Our clients include over 115 of the Fortune 500 as well as thousands of mid and small-size organizations seeking to make a big impact with their brands and enhance their employee experience.

Jeffrey Wurtzel
Senior Vice President of Marketing