SC Education Leader Joins Jostens’ South Carolina Team

COLUMBIA, SC, August 10, 2018 — Rhodes Graduation Services (RGS) and Jostens, the leading provider of publications, jewelry and graduation products serving the K-12 and college markets, announces that David Gordon will join their South Carolina team on August 10, 2018. In his new role as Sports Account Manager, Gordon will serve RGS customers in the South Carolina market for Sports Recognition Items including Letter Jackets, Awards and other related products.

Gordon has worked in public education for over 30 years, most recently as Assistant Principal of Ridge View High School. Prior to his most recent role, David served as a teacher and a coach at A.C. Flora High School where he coached football, basketball, baseball and wrestling. From there he moved on to Richland School District Two as a school level administrator. During the 28 years spent in Richland Two, he served as an Assistant Principal at the elementary, middle and high school levels. In addition, he served as the Athletic Director at Ridge View High School for 10 years.

“My goal in education has always been to create a school culture that is focused on positive learning experiences for all students by recognizing and celebrating their achievements,” said Gordon.

“We at Rhodes-Jostens would like to publicly thank David for his service to the children of South Carolina over the past three decades and welcome him to the Rhodes Graduation family. We are excited about entering the sports recognition market and having an experienced professional educator lead our efforts.” said Thomas Rhodes, President of RGS. “David’s commitment to children and the education community will make him a great fit for our team.”

David can be reached at or by calling 803-297-2864

About RGS

RGS is a family-owned and operated business that has represented Jostens since 1975. The company has three offices in Florida and South Carolina serving more than 40,000 students annually, making it the largest and fastest growing Jostens provider nationwide. The values and systems put in place decades ago remain today as RGS continues to grow and deliver the best products at the most competitive prices in the industry.

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