Fully Promoted has a world class team supporting all locations worldwide. As a part of the Business Retail Division of United Franchise Group, there are many individuals with years of experience in the franchising world available to provide knowledge and resources to all Fully Promoted Stores.
Here is a snapshot of our powerhouse Executive Team for Fully Promoted:
Darrell Derksen is the President of Fully Promoted Canada. Darrell is a life long entrepreneur, with a wide range of business experience. Darrell owned and operated a very successful Fully Promoted Location for 5 years where he was very involved with the brand and won numerous global performance awards, as well as serving as chairperson on the ad fund for 4 years, prior to taking over Fully Promoted Canada." Darrell has a passion for helping people succeed and has worked in various roles both professionally and through personal volunteer service to this end.
Kari Harder is Director of Operations and Marketing Kari worked in a Fully Promoted location for six years starting from the day it opened. This experience is vital in providing one-on-one day to day support to the franchisees in Canada. She is a dynamic professional with a proven record of generating and building relationships and managing projects from concept to completion. With an ability to work independently, she is a creative, dependable and organized team player.
Ray Titus is the CEO of United Franchise Group and its affiliated companies. Mr. Titus is a life-long entrepreneur who began his career with his father, franchising legend Roy Titus, and went on to develop a group of successful brands and franchise development services over the last 30 years.
Mike Brugger joined United Franchise Group in 1994 and successfully opened the first EmbroidMe store in West Palm Beach, FL, in 2000. Mike is responsible for leading the Fully Promoted team to help the brand and franchise owners grow profitably.
Michelle Longueria started with United Franchise Group over 10 years ago supporting our EmbroidMe locations after managing her own Embroidery shop for several years before that. She brings a unique perspective to the position from her years working one-on-one with owners at their locations helping them grow their businesses. She is now responsible for driving profitability and managing support and training for Fully Promoted locations across the United States.
Tom Kronberger grew up in the industry as the son of a successful promotional products distributor in Philadelphia, learning the business from a young age. He later transitioned into an outside sales role with Bullet Line and was the National Account and Sales Manager for Lanco Corporation for 18 years. Tom is responsible for forging strategic partnerships with top vendors in the industry to make sure our franchise owners have the best partners for their business.