March 20, 2014

Congratulations are in Order!

Summit Group understands the importance in hiring and retaining great associates, which is why we put such a strong emphasis on engagement and recognition programs. Recently, our company awarded several Summiteers for their outstanding achievements in 2013, which are outlined […]
March 19, 2014

Associate Highlight: Meet Tonya Tyler

Tonya Tyler has been a Summit Group associate for almost 6 years.  Based out of our Atlanta location, she works as our Payroll/Benefits Coordinator where she processes payroll for all the associates and assists them with questions regarding Benefits, Taxes, […]
March 18, 2014

Product Spotlight: Caps/Headwear

According to the calendar, the first day of spring is this Thursday, March 20th!  It’s hard to believe when there’s still snow on the ground in certain parts of the country, but I’m certainly not going to argue with the […]
March 12, 2014

Collaboration: No longer just a super cool buzzword

One of the Summit principles is Collaboration. By definition, collaboration means “to work with another or others on a joint program or project.” In real-life, collaboration means so much more in the workplace. Employees, or departments, must collaborate in today’s fast-paced […]
March 7, 2014

Fashion Friday: Felt’s Not Just for Craft Projects Anymore!

Attention fashion lovers!!! Did you hear that arts and crafts just made it’s grand debut into the fashion world? Well not really, but felt has entered our industry as a fashion piece and I couldn’t be more excited about it! […]
February 27, 2014

Importance of Internal Branding

Many companies will launch new internal programs, whether they are online merchandise stores or recognition programs, and they are launched without a significant amount of attention to branding. What is “branding?” According to Entrepreneur Magazine, “Your brand is your promise […]
February 21, 2014

Fashion Friday: What’s so mighty about this tee?

For most of us, Spring feels several months away, but the truth is 60 degree weather will be here before we know it! With warmer weather comes lighter clothing, so you might want to consider stocking up now on the […]
February 19, 2014

Associate Highlight: Meet Stephen Brien, Jr.

Stephen Brien is Summit Group’s Global Sourcing Manager based out of the Portsmouth, NH office.  He has been with Summit for over seven years where he works to provide a best in class global sourcing service to all of our […]
February 18, 2014

And Now Introducing the Best of Show…

Ladies and gentleman, the wait is over! As mentioned in a previous blog, Summiteers from all offices completed our annual pilgrimage to Las Vegas, Nevada for the largest Branded Merchandise tradeshow of the year- the Promotional Products Association International (PPAI) Expo!  While […]
February 17, 2014

Summit Group Brings Home Two Awards at the CPPA Ceremony

On February 11, 2014, Summit Group’s Maryland office attended the 7th annual Chesapeake Promotional Products Association’s Peake Awards ceremony at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore, MD. As stated by CPPA Executive director, Jolie Porter, “The Peake Awards continue to highlight the excellence, professionalism […]
February 14, 2014

Lara Loves It- Who doesn’t love Chocolate

What better to think about for Valentine’s Day but a little chocolate?  We all love our sweet treats especially at this time of year! Believe it or not, I am a female who is not a huge chocolate fan- shocking, […]
February 13, 2014

Product Spotlight: Calendars

Looking for a cost-effective way to prominently display your brand? If you haven’t already considered incorporating calendars into your marketing plan, maybe this research from the Promotional Products Association International will encourage you to do so! Below this list, you’ll […]