USA – Polyconcept has a new CEO: With immediate effect, Neil Ringel is responsible for the destiny of the global player, considered to be the largest promotional products supplier worldwide. Ringel disposes of extensive experience in the B2B business. He comes from Staples, where he held executive positions for 23 years, most recently as President of North American Delivery and Head of Corporate Development, where among others his tasks included strategic acquisitions. Based in Pittsburgh, Ringel will be responsible for all business units of Polyconcept, including the operating business area, Polyconcept North America (PCNA), the Dutch subsidiary PF Concept that is based in Roelofarendsveen as well as other business areas. He succeeds Gene Colleran, who had held the position of CEO at Polyconcept since 2015.
“We warmly welcome Neil Ringel to the Polyconcept family. His experience and leadership – both within the B2B domain and our market – will add greatly to the achievement of our challenging ambitions and to the further development of our company,” said Ralf Oster, CEO of PF Concept. “We are looking forward to working with Neil to build upon Polyconcept’s robust foundation and to enhance the value we provide to our distributor partners.”
Polyconcept belongs to Charlesbank Capital Partners and supplies the promotional products trade with promotional products in over 100 countries across five continents. The business segment PCNA comprises of the brands Bullet, Leed’s, JournalBooks and Trimark. As the European division of Polyconcept, PF Concept with its 17 subsidiaries supplies the European promotional products trade with an extensive selection of products and offers its according to own accounts 9,200 customers in over 60 countries a range of pan-European services