POPAI Announces 2013 Hall of Fame Inductees
October 14, 2013
Point of Purchase Advertising Intl. (POPAI) recently announced that Bill Kolb and Gary Forman have been inducted into the POPAI Hall of Fame. Kolb is chairman of MRM Worldwide, and chairman and CEO of Commonwealth. As global CEO of MRM, he engineered the establishment and growth of the agency's Detroit office, dedicated to General Motors. Kolb joined McCann Worldgroup in 2001 as CEO of retail marketing group. He was soon promoted to COO, then president, of Momentum Worldwide. In 2004, he became CFO/COO of MRM and moved up to CEO in 2010. Gary Forman, CEO of Henschel Steinau, recently celebrated his 40th year with the company and is praised by his employees for his open door policy, long lasting relationships between clients and his coworkers, and putting the company on the map as a leader in the retail market industry. The 2013 inductees will be honored at POPAI’s Night of Honors, to be held at the Intercontinental Hotel in Chicago on Dec. 12.