RMR/PPA VP earns CAS designation – Rocky Mountain Region Promotional Products Association vice president Stephen Holmes has earned Certified Advertising Specialist designation – Brief Article
DENVER – The Rocky Mountain Region Promotional Products Association (RMR/PPA) is pleased to announce that its vice president, Stephen Holmes, CAS, has officially received his professional designation of Certified Advertising Specialist (CAS).
The Master and Certified Advertising Specialist Program, maintained by Promotional Products Association International (PPAI), is the only professional designation program in the promotional products industry. In order to achieve this prestigious designation, participants must have a combination of the following:
Three or more years in the promotional products industry.
A number of logged continuing education credit hours in the four main certification areas: Sales and Marketing, Business Management, Professional Development, and Technology.
A variety of industry contributions, including volunteering to serve on a national or regional board of directors or committee.
A passing score on the 150-question multiple choice exam.
Wayne Taziri, RMR/PPA President, said, “I would like to offer congratulations to Stephen Holmes on earning his Certified Advertising Specialist designation. It has taken true dedication and hard work to earn this prestigious accolade and earning his CAS demonstrates his commitment to a high standard of professionalism, knowledge and experience.”
Stephen and his wife, Carolann, have been married for 17 years and have 5 children. He is the five-year owner of an Adventures In Advertising (AIA) franchise in Littleton, Colorado and has been in the promotional products industry for five years as well.
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