All About Us


Chris Gann: Owner/Chief Executive Officer & Custom Toy Coordinator

Specialization: General Custom Toy Development

Contact Number (direct): 919-692-5559

I started Gann Memorials in 1999, and made the switch to custom plush development in 2005. I oversee all of the day to day company operations, and before any other staff member, make every effort to personally communicate with each new client.

Gene Gann: Executive Vice-President & Custom Toy Coordinator

Specialization: General & International Custom Toy Development (including N. & S. America)

Contact Number (direct): 336-609-1203

With 30 years of worldwide sales experience under his belt, bringing my own father aboard was one of the best decisions I ever made. Not only does he manage his own client projects, but he is a valuable and contributing member of our executive team.

Gina Gann: Chief Operating Officer / Custom Toy Coordinator

Contact Number (direct): 919-323-7496

Gina also married into the family and oversees all of our production and logistical operations. She possesses a B.A. in Communications and will soon receive her MBA in Business Administration. She also manages our HR department and processes payroll, so that the we can afford to keep a roof over our heads.

Lisa Jones-Butts: Social Media Manager

Contact Number (direct): 303-916-0804

Did you LIKE US on Facebook? If so, you've seen Lisa's work. She has proven to be a valuable social media manager. Utilizing her immense writing and marketing background, she successfully manages our day-to-day social media operations. (Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Linkedin, Instagram)