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Complete the Pair

May 14, 2013 06:00 ET

Complete the Pair, a New Company That Engineers Connections in the Business World While Simultaneously Providing Relief to Those in Need, Officially Launches Today

A Pair of Shoes Will Be Given to a Person in Need for Every Meeting or Job Interview That Takes Place Through Complete the Pair and 5% of All Sales Will Be Donated to the Charitable Organization, Soles4Souls

ORLANDO, FL--(Marketwired - May 14, 2013) - Complete the Pair (CTP), a company that successfully engineers connections in the business world while simultaneously providing relief to those in need, officially launched today and announced their alliance with the charitable organization, Soles4Souls. Whether you're a salesperson trying to get your "foot in the door" with a prospective client or a job seeker trying to make the ultimate first impression with a potential employer, CTP helps people stand out from the crowd in the right way with its dynamic business development tool designed to produce measurable results while helping people engage, cultivate and build relationships that tackle a critical worldwide public health issue. The process inspires and motivates the participants in a purpose-driven and memorable way.

Complete the Pair provides a turnkey system of successful "face-to-face introductions" and a solution for the more than 23 million salespeople in the US seeking to get their "foot in the door" with their prospective clients -- and for millions of job seekers looking to make an everlasting first impression with employers. "Whether you're a salesperson or a job seeker, Complete the Pair puts the power of human connection in your hands. Through our strategic alliance with Soles4Souls, we help people to stand out and make connections by creating a conversation about a humanitarian cause that people can achieve together," said Goose Lopez-Torres, CTP principal and founder. "Our process is designed to grab a person's attention with an unusual dimensional mailer -- in this case, a shrink-wrapped single shoe -- and an invitation to meet and 'complete the pair' to donate a potentially life-changing pair of shoes to a person in need through the charitable organization Soles4Souls (S4S)."

Since 2005, Soles4Souls has delivered over 20 million pairs of new and gently worn shoes to people in over 127 countries, including Kenya, Thailand, Nepal and the United States. Soles4Souls coordinated relief efforts for the Asian Tsunami and Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, netting over 1 million pairs donated for these disasters. "We are thrilled to partner with Complete the Pair," said Buddy Teaster, Chief Executive Officer of Soles4Souls. "This partnership will allow us to help even more people regain their dignity and break the cycle of poverty. We also believe that the conversations that are started and the connections that are made because of Complete the Pair will further drive awareness about the importance of shoes to the lives of those in need."

About Complete the Pair

Complete the Pair's mission is to successfully engineer connections in the business world while simultaneously providing free shoes to people in need. CTP makes it easier than ever to connect people in the business world with its unparalleled "foot in the door" strategy. The patent-pending process is designed to help people "Connect, Give, & Grow" in a way that will impact those in need all over the world. For more information about Complete the Pair, please visit: http://www.completethepair.com.

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About Soles4Souls

Soles4Souls is a global not-for-profit institution dedicated to fighting the devastating impact and perpetuation of poverty. The organization advances its anti-poverty mission by collecting new and used shoes and clothes from individuals, schools, faith-based institutions, civic organizations and corporate partners, then distributing those shoes and clothes both via direct donations to people in need and by provisioning qualified micro-enterprise programs designed to create jobs in poor and disadvantaged communities. Based in Nashville, Soles4Souls is committed to the highest standards of operating and governance, and holds a four-star rating with Charity Navigator. Please visit http://www.soles4souls.org for more information.

Contact Information

  • Media Contacts:
    Patricia Schneider
    Complete the Pair
    Email Contact
    415-717-7595

    Stephen Mitchell
    Complete the Pair
    Email Contact
    925-497-2256

    Rebecca Cicione
    Soles4Souls
    Email Contact
    615-391-5723