Image Impact

1-3-2008

IMAGE IMPACT ANNOUNCES NEW VP OF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT AND SALES

Image Impact announces the hiring of Mike Baron to the position of Vice President, Business Development and Sales. Baron joins Image Impact after previously working as Director of Brand Licensing and Business Development for 20th Century Fox’s Licensing and Merchandising Division. He will be in charge of all national sales efforts and partnership development for Image Impact.

“We are very excited to be adding Mike Baron to the Image Impact team,” said Russ Cline, Founder and President of Image Impact. “With his experience, expertise and energy we are confident he can help facilitate much greater growth for Image.”

“Image Impact is a dynamic, cutting edge company with tremendous vision and leadership,” said Baron. “I am ecstatic with the opportunity to join the Image Impact family and help Image Impact continue to grow and set the world standard for brand placement evaluation and analysis.”

With over a decade’s worth of experience, Baron has worked on major initiatives for FOX Sports for such properties as NASCAR, Major League Baseball, the NFL, Speed Channel and FoxSports.com. Baron graduated from the University of Arizona with a B.S. in Entrepreneurship and Marketing. He also holds a post-graduate degree from the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising and previously founded his own apparel merchandising company Eidolon Global Ltd. 
 
About Image Impact

Image Impact is a sister company of RCA Group, an event marketing and promotions company who, for over 22 years, has excelled in the sponsorship and event management business. RCA Group, under the direction of President and Founder Russ Cline, has an extensive resume of event promotions, both nationally and internationally.

Some of these include Davis Cup and Fed Cup Tennis and ESPN/ ABC Sports’ Winter and Summer X-Games. In addition, RCA Group provides strategic management of event signage and sponsor fulfillment, including the interactive elements for ESPN / ABC Sports.
Image Impact is a sister company of RCA Group, an event marketing and promotions company who, for over 22 years, has excelled in the sponsorship and event management business. RCA Group, under the direction of President and Founder Russ Cline, has an extensive resume of event promotions, both nationally and internationally.

Some of these include Davis Cup and Fed Cup Tennis and ESPN/ ABC Sports’ Winter and Summer X-Games. In addition, RCA Group provides strategic management of event signage and sponsor fulfillment, including the interactive elements for ESPN / ABC Sports.

Information courtesy of www.imageimpact.tv