Travis Veit

Minneapolis, MN

About the author:

Travis Veit’s visionary perspective paved the way for him to become an accomplished entrepreneur. In 2012, he conceptualized and co-founded Imprint Engine, a tech-based end-to-end branding solution that acts as a one-stop-shop for clients’ marketing needs. Imprint Engine has since grown to 80+ employees & been recognized as one of Minnesota’s Best Places to Work with multiple Fast 50 Awards, landing him a spot on Minnesota500 — a list of the 500 most powerful and influential leaders in the state. In 2020 Veit launched a second location in Dublin, Ireland to service the European markets & further expand Imprint Engine’s international presence.
Travis was born and raised around Lake Minnetonka, where he currently resides. He is known for being bold in every facet of life, layered in with a vibrant and eccentric sense of style, an appreciation for fine art, and an iconic Goldendoodle named Bodelicious.


Solutions, Strategy, Innovation, Execution

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10 Corporate Welcome Gifts for New Hires

Posted on Sat Jun 29, 2024.

In the words of Maya Angelou, “People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” That’s why you should never diminish the first impression a corporate welcome gift can have on a new employee. It’s an easy way to communicate your company’s […]

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Small & Meaningful Welcome Gifts for New Employees

Posted on Wed Jun 26, 2024.

Being the new guy isn’t always easy. As an employer, the ball is in your court to make new hires feel welcome! Small welcome gifts are quick and easy tools to help you start off on the right foot with new employees. Gifts also help set the tone about your company culture and serve as […]

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15 Best Corporate Gifts for Clients

Posted on Thu Jun 6, 2024.

The $242 billion corporate gifting industry is expected to exceed $300 billion within the next two years. If you’re not riding the gifting train already, it’s time to get on board! Not only does gifting help build and maintain strong relationships with clients and employees, it helps boost sales and brand awareness.  Knowing the why […]

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10 Virtual Employee Appreciation Gift Ideas

Posted on Wed May 22, 2024.

As the leader of your virtual team, you play a pivotal role in driving their success (ding ding, here’s your cue!). To ensure all operations are headed in the right direction, prioritize employee appreciation. This fosters trust, engagement, and morale, and it becomes even more critical when geographical distance poses challenges to building rock-solid team […]

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2024 Corporate Gifting Trends: What’s Hot in Business Gifting

Posted on Thu May 16, 2024.

Since ancient times, people have exchanged gifts as symbols of appreciation — and after the Industrial Revolution, gifting swiftly became a business strategy. There are countless benefits to gifting, and always evolving corporate gifting trends, but our goal as your brand experience partner is to create meaningful moments that foster stronger connections. Click here to […]

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7 Sustainable Merchandise Ideas for Eco-Conscious Brands

Posted on Tue May 14, 2024.

In 2024, 90 percent of global consumers want companies to care about social and environmental issues. How can you become an eco-conscious brand that people want to interact with and buy from through sustainable merchandise ideas? Imprint Engine has more than a decade of experience helping brands create products that don’t end up in landfills […]

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Business Merchandise Ideas to Elevate Your Brand in 2024

Posted on Mon Apr 29, 2024.

Today’s businesses always look for new ways to connect with people. But let’s be honest: most branded merchandise ends up in the trash faster than you can say “swag.” How can we make your brand live long after the handshake meet-and-greet? Think high-quality. Our well-curated products not only create instant connections but also foster repeat […]

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9 Creative Employee Appreciation Gift Ideas for 2024

Posted on Mon Apr 22, 2024.

Are you searching for the perfect gift for your employees? Perhaps it’s for the holidays or a birthday, but the pressure is on to find something within your budget that won’t receive a skeptical side-eye.  Hi, we’re Imprint Engine, a global merch curator, designer and distributor with access to all sorts of goods for your […]

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10 Creative Corporate Gift Ideas to Try This Year

Posted on Tue Apr 9, 2024.

Picture this… a sea of generic mugs, pens, and stress balls collecting dust in everyone’s desk drawer. It’s not cool. What makes someone want to keep your gifts? Well, number one is to get creative. Who is your audience—employees or clients? As for number two, you need to have options. Imprint Engine is a global […]

9 Sustainability Initiatives to Use in Your Workplace

Posted on Fri Mar 15, 2024.

Global environmental awareness is increasing – if you’re a business owner, you should start paying attention too. Now more than ever before, the expectations are high for businesses to have sustainability initiatives in place. The pressure is being put forth by consumers, partners, and employees. In fact, 88% of employees believe it is no longer […]