Hallmark Family Leaders

Donald Hall, David Hall, Don Hall Jr.What founder J.C. Hall began in 1910, succeeding generations of family leadership have nurtured and grown into today’s Hallmark.

There has always been a Hall in Hallmark’s top leadership, which today includes Chairman Donald J. Hall and his sons, Donald J. Hall, Jr., CEO, and David E. Hall, president.

All have assumed leadership positions based on their passion for the business and commitment to the company’s beliefs and values.

Family leadership also is evident in the network of Hallmark Gold Crown specialty stores, most of which are owned by independent entrepreneurs and their families in communities across the country.

Fun Fact

The Hall Brothers "invented" modern gift wrap during Christmas 1917 when they ran out of solid-colored tissue paper and started selling decorated envelope linings.