Proforma Marcom Solutions Acquires Eastern Advertising Novelty of Marlborough, MA
MARLBOROUGH, MA—December 16, 2014—Proforma Marcom Solutions, owned by Brian Kwiatkowski, is excited to announce the acquisition of Eastern Advertising Novelty. The Marlborough-based distributor will now operate as Eastern Advertising Novelty powered by Proforma. Financial terms of the deal were not released.
“Working with Proforma’s Mergers and Acquisitions Team was exactly what I needed to rejuvenate my business. By completing the acquisition of Eastern Advertising Novelty I will more than triple my sales next year,” said Brian Kwiatkowski, owner of Proforma Marcom Solutions. “Proforma’s M&A Team has closed more than five $1 million acquisitions this year. Their knowledge and experience gave me confidence they would successfully close this transaction to help me experience significant growth.”
Founded in 1947, Eastern Advertising Novelty is one of the oldest advertising specialty products companies in the country. Through the acquisition, Eastern Advertising Novelty powered by Proforma will significantly expand its marketing services to include multimedia services, eCommerce Websites, commercial printing, mobile marketing and more. The core team Owner Stephen Dinoia has built will remain on staff.
“Our focus is on providing the best marketing solutions for our customers. Proforma Marcom Solutions acquiring Eastern Advertising Novelty will further our mission by equipping us to deliver additional resources and new levels of services that will help our clients achieve their business goals,” said Stephen Dinoia, owner of Eastern Advertising Novelty. “This is a win-win for both our team and our customers.”
Kwiatkowski brings more than 20 years of experience developing cost effective marketing programs to maximize business results. As a member of the Proforma Network, one of the largest promotional companies in North America with a network of more than 500 vendor partners, Proforma Marcom Solutions will give Eastern Advertising Novelty access to award-winning marketing resources and the industry’s most innovative business solutions.
With more than $450 million in sales, Proforma remains clearly focused on providing solutions to businesses worldwide for their graphic communications needs. A leading provider of promotional products, printing services, business documents and eCommerce solutions, Proforma has received numerous awards and is recognized as one of the top five largest companies in our industry. Proforma serves approximately 60,000 clients through more than 750 member offices across the globe, backed by more than 130 Team Members in the Proforma Worldwide Support Center located in Cleveland.