Dawn Candy Earns Master Advertising Specialist Certification

MCABW Board Member Dawn Dandy Earns Master Advertising Specialist Certification. Congratulations Dawn!

Dawn Candy owner, I Promote YouMontgomery County, Tex., (May 12, 2020) – Dawn Candy, of I Promote You, earned the certification of Master Advertising Specialist (MAS) administered by Promotional Products Association International, the largest international not-for-profit association for members of the promotional products industry.

The Master Advertising Specialist (MAS) Certification is the promotional products industry's premier professional designation. Individuals with a PPAI Certification are industry leaders -- those who have attained a higher standard of professional competence, knowledge and experience. PPAI industry certification is acquired through a combination of dedicated certification classes, demonstrated years of employment in the industry, elective courses, and a successful demonstration of expertise. 

The Master Advertising Specialist (MAS) Certification requires completion of and current Certified Advertising Specialist Certification, a minimum three years of experience in the promotional products industry, 15 MAS-level dedicated courses with quizzes and 35 MAS-level electives.

PPAI Certification demonstrates a commitment to both business excellence and continued professional growth. A relatively small percentage of professionals hold these certifications and are often the industry's innovators and leaders.

"I am extremely proud to have achieved this PPAI master advertising certification and remain committed to service excellence," said Dawn Candy, founder and owner of I Promote You. "Certified advertising expertise is just one example of how I Promote You is fully committed to continuously enhancing our service experience to meet the evolving needs of our clients."

Working in the area for the last 26 years, Dawn has worked directly with the Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce, Montgomery County Association of Business Women (MCABW), American Business Women’s Association Innovative Women in Business and Women On A Mission To Earn Commission (WOAMTEC) and other area business organizations over the years.

“Whether a business needs tradeshow giveaways, printing or mailing services, apparel, corporate gifts, email newsletter campaigns, social media management or event management, we've got solutions to grow their business,” said Candy.

The promotional products medium is an essential element in the marketing communications mix. A “branded” tangible product turns an ordinary message into a marketing experience an audience can see, touch, hear, smell and even taste. Promotional products are one of the most efficient and effective media buys with the advertising industry.

About I Promote You

The promotional experts at I Promote You are dedicated to increasing brand awareness for its customers, driving traffic to customer’s websites and making the phone ring for customers. Call I Promote You at 713-992-1995 to empower your brand via targeted marketing solutions.


About PPAI
Founded in 1903, the Promotional Products Association International is the world’s largest and oldest not-for-profit association serving corporate members of the promotional products industry. This multibillion-dollar industry includes wearables, writing instruments, calendars, drinkware and many other items, usually imprinted with a company’s name, logo or message. 


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