|The FabricLink Network is a unique Networking / Education Resource for ALL things textile related! The Network consists of two websites: TheTechnicalCenter.com & FabricLink.com that address the needs of the Specialty Fabrics Industry and its consumers.|
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Interview with Kathy Swantko from Outdoor Retailer Daily
The force behind the educational sessions at Outdoor Retailer and the FabricLink Network shares her forecasts for 2016 and beyond in this ORD interview. Read the full interview.
TheTechnicalCenter.com Mission Statement
The mission of TheTechncialCenter.com is to serve as THE trade-to-trade online resource for specialty textiles: technical sports textiles, apparel, home furnishings, safety & protective, industrial and medical textiles. Product features, articles, news releases, and interviews with key suppliers and manufacturers provide access to the current technical innovations and fashion trends impacting these markets.
TheTechnicalCenter.com is also The Networking Site for the Specialty Fabrics Industry, with 13 Searchable Indexes that allow you to easily search for products, ideas, innovations, and partners; and, make it easy to find and connect with the suppliers and manufacturers that drive these markets. Being listed in the Indexes and use of the Indexes is FREE. You can also post your press release. Added online exposure for your products and services is offered through paid promotional enhancements to your Index listings, and other advertising opportunities. Hot links are included to find more information and make contact.
FabricLink.com is the trade-to-consumer online resource. Launched in 1995, FabricLink has been the premier site for consumer textile education and product promotion for over 20 years. Currently, the FabricLink Network sites (FabricLink.com and TheTechnicalCenter.com) average a total of about 85,000 visitors each month, who access the site's wealth of fabric resource and product educational information.
FabricLink.com's popularity is underscored by it's position on the major search engines, and the numerous backlinks to it from other sites, including publications, colleges and universities, family and consumer science programs, libraries, businesses, retailers, and trade associations around the world.
FabricLink.com, the place where you customers come to learn.
About Kathlyn Swantko
Both FabricLink.com and TheTechncialCenter.com web sites were created by Kathlyn Swantko, a recognized textile expert and a tireless, pro-active advocate for the apparel and textile industries. Kathy has over 25 years of experience in the textile industry involving promotion, sales training, education, market research and editorial writing.
In 1995 she launched the award winning FabricLink which, for over 20 years, has been the premier site for consumer textile education and product promotion. At the encouragement of key industry leaders, Kathy developed TheTechnicalCenter.com for the trade-to-trade marketing of specialty textile and textile-based products in the performance, industrial, safety & protective, medical and home furnishings markets.
Kathy has served on the textile/fashion advisory boards at California State University, Los Angles (CSULA), California Polytechnic University Pomona and Long Beach City College, and as an instructor in the CSULA Textile Production and Management Program offered through extended education.
In addition, Kathy and FabricLink.com have sponsored and presented industry seminars at the bi-annual Outdoor Retailer Shows held in Salt Lake City, UT, for the Outdoor Performance Market and at other venues.
Kathy can be reached at email@example.com
About Rummel Media Connections
Rummel Media Connections of Wilton, WI, is the Sales Agency for the FabricLink Network. Rummel Media Connections is a marketing, consulting and business development firm with nearly 30 years experience in publishing, marketing and media sales. Kristi Rummel, president of the agency, brings a high level of excellence to the FabricLink Network with her team, based in key markets across the U.S., ensuring great representation for the FabricLink Network brand for the U. S., and Globally.
"I am very proud and excited to be working alongside industry leaders, Kathy Swantko and her husband, Tom–true visionaries and leaders in the Outdoor Industry," cites Rummel. "FabricLink Network's reputation has been exceptional for our industry. Current FabricLink Network partners that I have talked with are going to be even more pleased with the new redesigned FabricLink.com and TheTechnicalCenter.com websites with their crossover of ideas from the supplier side, enabling consumers to learn about the product innovations and enabling the purchase of their manufactured brands."
Rummel Media Connections Sales Agents include:
FabricLink Network Client Comments
FabricLink's loyal clients also share their excitement regarding their partnership with the FLN.
About Bob Moore - Former Global Sales Manager
Bob Moore has been proud to serve as the Global Sales Manager for the FabricLink Network.
After four decades in the media business, Bob says, "It is time to "hang up my rate card! I have truly enjoyed working in this industry and have appreciated your considerations over many years."
Thank you, Bob, for all your help and dedication!
Marketing Partnership Opportunities with TheTechnicalCenter.com
All textile-based product suppliers and manufacturers are invited to take advantage of marketing opportunities with TheTechnicalCenter.com and become a member of its industry resource community.
No other website can deliver the same important, motivated trade visitors and buyers, because no other site has the networking and educational value to the trade that TheTechncialCenter.com has.
TheTechnicalCenter.com, "The place where your customers come to learn!"
TheTechnicalCenter.com Marketing Partnership Benefits:
For more information about joining TheTechnicalCenter.com, and finding out how it can enhance your trade marketing plan, contact:
Kathy Swantko, firstname.lastname@example.org
Kristi Rummel for sales at kristi@RummelMedia.com, 608-435-6230 or Cell: 608-333-5041