Our Story

Headquartered in San Diego, CA, Goldstar is a leading manufacturer and supplier of customized writing instruments servicing over 5,000 specialty advertising distributors across the United States & Canada. Our clients recognize our focus on providing overall value; setting new standards in 4-color process decoration, large imprint areas, U.S.A. made product, as well as a range of additional services that make doing business with us easy. Our exclusive manufacturing and sales facilities in Tennessee, Mexico and Ireland help keep us globally aware and locally competitive, giving us the strength and resources to lead the way.

Goldstar Team

Pictured (from left to right) – Lindsay Preston, Jefferson Baniqued, Lori Walker, Cindy Winberry, Tina Morrow, Alida Ramganesh, Victoria Schmitz, Sara Bumb, Jane Favish, Susan Lacombe, Desiree Hoffman, Cynthia Gonzalez, Amanda Givens, Megan Price, Yolanda Hill, Anna Floresca, Chere Givens, Stephanie Pacheco, Zakiyyah Smith, Howard Cubberly.

Not pictured – Kenny Ved, Charles Duggan, Peter Farman, Alicia Dierking, Lauren Kim, RJ Hagel, Andy Crabtree, Perla Ajoste.

Goldstar Named Among PPB Magazine's Greatest Companies to Work For in 2017

IRVING, Tex., Goldstar Pens announces that it has been named one of the promotional products industry's 2017 Greatest Companies To Work For by PPB (Promotional Products Business) magazine. PPB is the industry's flagship publication published by Promotional Products Association International (PPAI; ppai.org), the not-for-profit association for more than 14,300 corporate member companies and more than 510,000 industry professionals who lead the $21 billion industry.

PPB"s annual search to find the best industry employers turned up more than 100 companies nominated by their highly satisfied employees. Goldstar was one of 60 selected for its ability to emulate best practices that keep workers happy, satisfied and engaged. The PPB recognitions were based on employee responses to an online survey exploring several key areas, including engagement, effectiveness, leadership, ethics, pay, benefits, training and work/life balance.

"We are honored to be recognized as one of the "Greatest" companies to work for by both PPB and our employees," said Howard Cubberly, Goldstar North America, General Manager. "We take employee satisfaction to heart and are dedicated to making sure that our employees benefit from a culture that promotes creativity and supports personal growth. In fact, we encourage all Goldstar employees to take an active role in making our work environment highly productive, collaborative and constantly evolving to keep pace with this exciting industry and the clients we serve."

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