RELEASE - 29.08.2016
At the APPA 30th Anniversary Black Tie Gala held in Sydney, Australia on August 17th, 2016, Tea Larsen from ASAP Promo was awarded the Industry Distinction Award for exceptional contribution to the promotional products industry for New Zealand. Tea has over thirteen years of experience working in this industry and currently serves on the APPA New Zealand Council.
Larsen says “It is such an honour to be recognised in this way. This has become my life work and I am passionate about ensuring that branded merchandise is considered an essential part of the business marketing mix”.
Steve Granland, APPA CEO says “Congratulations to Tea Larsen, her commitment and passion to the promotional products industry is to be admired. Tea drives the local industry to achieve bigger and better results and has a unique relationship with her Suppliers, who speak highly of her level of service and dedication to getting the job done right the first time, and as a result she has been the recipient of many APPA Awards. APPA is lucky to have Tea on the New Zealand APPA Council – her generosity with her time and expertise is one of the many reasons why Tea is this year’s winner”.
ASAP Promo is an Auckland-based branded merchandise company and is one of the few in the industry that has the expertise to create, custom-make and deliver products in-house without the need to outsource any component of the production. For more information about ASAP Promo: http://www.asappromo.co.nz/
The Australasian Promotional Product Association (APPA) is the only professional trade association specifically for the promotional products and promotional marketing industry in the Australasian region. APPA was established in 1986 and incorporated in 1988. They promote the development, integrity, professionalism and creativity of the advertising form dedicated to promotional products and promotional marketing ensuring good business practices and the highest industry and community standards. For more information about APPA: http://www.appa.com.au
Photographs of Tea are available on request. Media enquiries to ASAP Promo - 09 973 4352