The British Promotional Merchandise Association have officially announced the appointment of Matt Franks as their new chairman at the recent annual general meeting at their head office in Russell Square, London.

Matt Franks take over from Viv Blumfield as Chairman of the BPMA

Matt Franks takes over from Viv Blumfield as Chairman of the BPMA

Matt is a director of Fluid Branding, award winning branded merchandise provider. He takes over the role from outgoing Chairwoman Viv Blumfield, after being in the role of Vice Chair himself for 3 years.

Matt comments “I’m excited and honoured at accepting the role of chairman. I thank Viv for an amazing contribution and for all her work in advancing the association. I’m privileged to be working with an experienced and passionate board and secretariat, and I look forward to building upon the great work the association has already achieved.”

Director General of the BPMA Gordon Glenister adds “Matt brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in the promotional merchandise industry, not least his 5 years plus serving as a board director. I have worked with Matt for a number of years now and I’m very keen to work together to move the association to the next level.“