Founded in 1951 by Herb and Gloria Barker, Barker Specialty quickly grew to be a multi-million
dollar company and one of the leaders in the promotional products industry receiving multiple
honors. Over the last 65 years, their 4 children became involved in the family business and now
most recently in 2019 their grandson Max Barker has joined the business under the leadership
of his father and President of Barker Specialty, Gerry Barker.
With a 6,000 square foot showroom, clients can come visit us, seeing products in person, meeting with
their account manager and developing a strategic plan for their branding goals. We are honored by multiple
awards including: Top 50 Distributors of Promotional Products in the USA, Top 20 Best Places to Work, Family
Business of the Year and many more.