Paul Bellantone

Paul Bellantone, CAE, is the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Promotional Products Association International (PPAI), the not-for-profit association for the $24.7 billion promotional products industry. Paul’s passion for member success and commitment to excellence has propelled PPAI into becoming an internationally recognized, high-achieving organization serving more than 15,500 corporate members with a workforce of more than 500,000 professionals worldwide.

He is a distinguished leader in the promotional products, event and exhibition and association industries and serves/has served on the not-for-profit boards of the Texas Society of Association Executives, Incentive Research Foundation and Small Business Legislative Council and is called upon to represent the promotional products industry on many fronts including at national and international conferences, think tanks and forums.