Meet The Team!

By jill May 31, 2016.

We'd like to introduce you to Gideon Schlessinger, the CEO of our parent company, International Greetings! He has been with us for just over one year.

*Notice Galaxy is his background, it's one of his favorite designs from The Gift Wrap Company 2016 Everyday line!

Want to learn a few fun facts about Gideon? Keep scrolling to read his Q & A's.

Q: What is your go-to gift topper (bow, curly, ribbon, tag…)? In other words, how do you make a grand finale?

A: I like a perfectly wrapped gift with no tape showing and all the print perfectly aligned and absolutely no other embellishment.

Q: What is your best/favorite memory from your time here?

A: Celebrating the work anniversary of Mary Clampett, who leads our TGWC business and has been here for 20 years and realizing that our Head of Design, Key Account Manager and Sales Manager have all been here for about 20 years - four incredibly talented women who have nurtured a wonderful brand for two decades. It is such an honor to work with them.

Q: What project, sale, accomplishment...are you most proud of?

A: Landing the job here of course!

Q: What is your favorite food?

A: French Food & Lobster

Q: What is your guilty pleasure?

A: I sleep in on Saturday - sometimes until 10 or 11

Q: What hobbies & activities keep you busy when you are not working?

A: I love to run. Any exercise but especially running

Q: What is your favorite way to spend a day off?

A: Walking and talking and drinking with my wife and children (they're adults) and friends

Q: What was the best gift you ever received? What was it for?

A: An AM/FM clock radio for my birthday that I got from my parents. Circa 1972. I could wake up to music. It was so cool!

Stay tuned for next month when we introduce Sarah Wagoner, our Key Account Sales Support Representative!

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