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Canva Announcement
February 22, 2021

Canva Announcement

It’s a great match: Yearbook has never been easier or more creativeWith the pending release of a redesigned eDesign for school year 2022, Herff Jones has formed a multi-year partnership with content and creative design platform, Canva. In the coming school year, yearbook staffs and advisers will find Canva integrated …

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June 24, 2021

HERFF JONES AND THE AMERICAN 7s FOOTBALL LEAGUE ANNOUNCE EXCLUSIVE PARTNERSHIP

Company to sponsor and serve as the official championship ring provider for all four divisions INDIANAPOLIS (June 24, 2021) – Herff Jones, the achievement division of Varsity Brands, is proud to announce they have signed a two-year deal with the American 7s Football League (A7FL) as the exclusive provider of …

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June 15, 2021

Herff Jones Cyber Security Incident Update

Our investigation into the recent data security incident continues, and we are now in the process of notifying potentially impacted customers. We are offering all potentially impacted customers free credit monitoring.Our partnership with PayPal remains in place and continues to provide a seamless and safe way to make payments. For …

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March 22, 2021

Herff Jones Hires Ken Moore as Chief Technology Officer

Seasoned Executive to Ignite IT Transformation and Reinvention Efforts Across All ChannelsINDIANAPOLIS, March 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Herff Jones, the achievement division of Varsity Brands and the leading provider of graduation and educational products and services, today announced yet another investment in its digital, technology-enabled future with the appointment of Ken Moore as Chief Technology …

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February 22, 2021

Canva Announcement

It’s a great match: Yearbook has never been easier or more creativeWith the pending release of a redesigned eDesign for school year 2022, Herff Jones has formed a multi-year partnership with content and creative design platform, Canva. In the coming school year, yearbook staffs and advisers will find Canva integrated …

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February 8, 2021

Jeff Blade Joins Herff Jones

Jeff Blade Joins Herff Jones As Chief Financial Officer & Chief Operating OfficerMulti-Dimensional Leader to Drive Company’s Execution of Strategic and Transformation GoalsHerff Jones, one of North America’s top achievement and recognition companies and a member of the Varsity Brands family which is built around elevating student experiences, today announced the addition …

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January 12, 2021

Steve Down: ‘Normalizing’ in a Year That Was Anything But

Herff Jones is a traditional organization. In early 2020, we celebrated our 100th anniversary in helping schools and students celebrate the rite of graduation. But, as we know, everything changed in 2020, including delivery of class rings, completion and signing of yearbooks, graduation ceremonies and more.Steve Down, president of the …

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October 21, 2020

HERFF JONES VIRTUAL LEARNING SESSIONS HIT IT BIG WITH YEARBOOK STAFFS

Pivot Project Live, a series of six webinars providing peer-to-peer advice to yearbook students and advisers, is the latest in a string of new support initiatives for yearbook staffs during the COVID-19 crisis.INDIANAPOLIS, October 21, 2020 — Herff Jones, an achievement division of Varsity Brands and the leading provider of …

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August 26, 2020

Spotlight: New Herff Jones jewelry launch ‘most meaningful’ of Product Manager Jolee Huber’s career

Since Spring 2019, Herff Jones Jewelry Product Manager Jolee Huber has spent her working days researching and developing a new line of class jewelry for high school students.Now, those new products — including a new product category for the 100-year-old company — are about to drop. And Huber is ecstatic for …

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August 26, 2020

EXPRESS YOURSELF: HERFF JONES ADDS STYLE-DRIVEN NECKLACES TO CLASS JEWELRY LINEUP

Whatever your style, a class necklace customized with HJ Expressions™ allows you to tell your story in your own way.INDIANAPOLIS, August 26, 2020 — Today, Herff Jones, an achievement division of Varsity Brands and the leading provider of graduation and educational products and services, announced a new line of commemorative …

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July 22, 2020

HERFF JONES BECOMES EXCLUSIVE RING PROVIDER FOR SOONER ATHLETIC CONFERENCE

INDIANAPOLIS – Herff Jones, an achievement division of Varsity Brands and the leading provider of graduation and educational products and services, has been named the exclusive provider of championship rings for the NAIA Sooner Athletic Conference (SAC).The conference-wide agreement serves all sports for the SAC’s 11 full-member institutions and per-sport …

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