Chuck Fandos, Facilis CEO, named Person of the Year

SAINT LOUIS, MISSOURI, July 2016 – Facilisgroup’s CEO, Chuck Fandos, was named Counselor magazine’s 2016 Person of the Year at a ceremony in Chicago Wednesday night. Counselor magazine is Advertising Specialty Institute’s (ASI) promotional products industry publication.

Chuck Fandos

Fandos was recognized for his industry vision and successful entrepreneurial strategy. In a press release, ASI said, “Fandos recognizes that the promotional products world is flat and globalization is one key to success. In addition, as the [CEO] of Facilis Group, Fandos is a proponent of the industry moving forward with new technologies and new ideas.”

“Chuck shuns complacency and refuses to stand still while the world around him evolves,” said Tim Andrews, president and CEO of ASI, at the awards ceremony.

Facilis also congratulates Facilis Preferred Suppliers representatives Dave Saracino, from BIC Graphic, who was honored with the Marvin Spike Lifetime Achievement Award and Eddie Blau, from Innovation Line, who was named Counselor’s Supplier Entrepreneur of the Year.

“I’m honored to be recognized and included in a highly regarded and accomplished group of people. I enjoy my career in the industry and look forward to what’s on the horizon,” said Fandos.

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About Facilis

Facilisgroup is dedicated to delivering business growth for the promotional products industry. By focusing on three distinct principles – Community, Technology, and Supply Chain, Facilis has become the market-leading consulting and technology services provider. Facilis Partners receive software and business services along with marketing programs, buying leverage, best practices consulting, graphics services and more – all under their own brand identity. Facilis leverages its industry expertise and
leading edge technology to deliver significantly increased sales, improved profits, and reduced operating expenses
for its Partners. Facilis is headquartered in St. Louis, MO, with offices in Ottawa, Canada.

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