FAIRFIELD, NJ (July 17, 2009) – Redi-Direct Marketing, a leading provider of technology based sales and marketing systems and solutions had no trouble recruiting a formidable running team to participate in yesterday’s Verizon Wireless Corporate Classic 5k run in Morristown, New Jersey. Almost doubling last year’s turn out of 19 runners, Redi-Direct rallied a team of 35 runners.
Verizon Wireless sponsors this annual run in conjunction with its HopeLine, which is a phone recycling program exclusive to Verizon Wireless that collects wireless phones and accessories from any wireless service provider, and refurbishes the phones or recycles them in an environmentally friendly way. Proceeds from the HopeLine program benefit victims of domestic violence and non-profit advocacy agencies, such as Jersey Battered Women’s Services.
Redi-Direct Marketing Inc. is the parent of a group of companies providing a broad range of marketing and sales services from CRM software, data lists and services, mailing and fulfillment to the execution of turnkey email and multi-channel marketing programs. Companies in the Redi-Direct family include Dialog Marketing Services, Redi-Data, Redi-Mail Direct Marketing, StayinFront and United Sport Apparel.
The 35-person Redi-Direct running team headed by team captain Karen Morgan included, Abby Tymchak, Ada Nunez, Anibal Rosado, Antwan Chitty, Carol Pasquale, Chetan Yavasani, Chris Boyle, David McGuinness, Donna Reilly, Doreen Morris, Elaine Potes, Eric Delmar, George Cikalo, George Torres Jr, Jay Mena, Jessica Saunders, Jennifer Lopopolo, Joliza Laroco, Joseph Barragato, Lucy Serapione, Michael Mangasi, Orville Stanford, Peter Brooks, Robert Dyrsten, Robert Pike, Roberto Garcia, Roman Yedokov, Rosalie Cuocci, Ryan Cosgrove, Sam Barclay, Sandy Kostic, Stephen Davies and Thomas Pucci.
Roman Yedokov led the Redi-Direct team with a time of 23:52, coming in 372nd out of 3,450 competitors. Other Redi-Direct team members that came in under 30 minutes, were (in order of finish) Peter Brooks, Karen Morgan, Chris Boyle, David McGuinness, Ryan Cosgrove, George Torres, Robert Dysten, Eric Delmar, Sam Barclay, Anibal Rosado and Saunders.
Redi-Direct also participated in an on-site, video interview with The Daily Record, Morris County’s daily newspaper.
“We had a good turnout last year, but word must’ve spread about what a great time we had and what a good cause the event supports. I was pleased to see how many Redi-Direct employees registered and genuinely want to help support Jersey Battered Women’s Services,” said Thomas R. Buckley, CEO of Redi-Direct Marketing,
Jersey Battered Women’s Service, Inc. (JBWS) provides valuable life-saving services to victims of domestic violence and their families. Their mission is to prevent domestic violence through the protection and empowerment of the victim, to rehabilitate family members, and to educate the public about domestic violence and its consequences. JBWS 24 Hour Helpline: (973) 267-4673.
For more photo images of the Redi-Direct running team @ Verizon Wireless Corporate Classic, please click here.
Race results can be accessed at: http://www.bestrace.com/verizonwirelessclassic