33 Dover St suite 302-304 brockton, ma 02301


Printed Expressions and Gifts is a new start-up, founded in the spring of 2020 by Dr. James E. Bruce, Sr., a sole proprietor- owned business with plans to eventually grow into a large corporate operation, with a platform to create jobs and expand to several locations in the future.
The business is committed to a core value of Quality Customer Service Relationship. It stands strong on motivation inherent in its motto: “When we make you smile, we smile.”
PEAG offers personalized novelty, marketing and promotional business items and gifts for all occasions, for every consumer type. It specializes in custom printed t-shirts, caps, cups, mugs, ribbons, banners, trophies, pin buttons, party favors, creative gifts, and more.

This business is destined for success because the owner-operator brings to the table almost 40 years of hands-on practical entrepreneurial experience. He worked for almost 35 years as a self-employed retail florist with a full-service noted flower shop in Boston (Roxbury, MA), Mr. “J” Floral Specialist. He provided customized floral arrangements for all occasions. Prior to entering the floral industry, he owned and operated a professional photography business for several years.
In addition to the decades of hands-on retail business experience, the principal brings along his Master Degree in Education, with a concentration in Business Management and Marketing, and an earned PhD in Business and Technology, for more than a decade. Additionally, at the time of this writing, Dr. Bruce is an approved Business Counselor with SCORE, (Service Corps of Retired Executives.) He has mentored and supported many new start-up business owners. He is a graduate of the Harbor One Bank Business Boot Camp Institute.
With confidence, this new business venture is destined to be successful as it works to fulfill the passion of serving and supporting with excellence, the needs of people and communities.
We will easily measure our business success when we see the smiles.

James E. Bruce Sr.

James E. Bruce Sr

About James E. Bruce Sr.

Dr. James Edward Bruce, Sr. is a native Bostonian who has a genuine passion for teaching and writing. Each of his more than 45 published books are centered on motivational, educational, inspirational and spiritual themes.

“Character Is What We Build”, his 12-book series, is a custom children’s book series that is designed to teach and encourage character-building for children ages 4-9. Though available in both paperback and Kindle eBook series, you can currently get the Kindle eBook version FREE with each purchase of the corresponding paperback version.

Dr. Bruce served the Boston Public Schools as a Substitute Teacher for all of its 128 schools. He taught in virtually all subject areas in grades K-12, including students with special needs.

Dr. Bruce taught English to children in various schools throughout Beijing, China. He provided both private tutoring in English to children as well as conversational English to adults and business executives. His unique, and highly-interactive style of teaching children through music has garnered wide accolades from teachers, administrators and parents.

Dr. Bruce indicates that his goal is to get more people to write and become published authors. He is on a mission.

Mission & Vision

With passion and commitment, our mission is to strive to satisfy our customers by providing uniquely creative printed personal and business products, gift items, and related services that effectively create lasting smiles.

Our Vision includes the diversification and mastery of products creation and related services, business development, and expansion with branding impact that creates lasting impressions and smiles.