October 2, 2013

Associate Highlight: Meet Aaron Elya

Aaron Elya, affectionately referred to as “Daddy” by his two daughters Turner, 6, and Sydney, 3, has been with Summit Group since November 2011.  Currently working as a Buyer for Summit’s PPD inventory programs, Aaron gets to work with energetic, […]
September 27, 2013

Fashion Friday: Styles You’ll Love

Sometimes a photograph and description of apparel simply isn’t enough! To make the best decision, you want to see the merchandise in person so you can feel the fabric and see how it looks on you before buying.  If you […]
September 26, 2013

Let’s Get Moving! Be Well Week 2013

September 23rd marks the kick-off Summit Group’s 2013 Be Well Week where associates are offered the opportunity to take advantage of various health and wellness activities.  Each day, a different event takes place including free flu shots, stress management training, […]
September 25, 2013

Case Study: Geek Squad

Summit Group was faced with the following challenge:  Develop a plan to gain loyalty and brand recognition from repeat customers for Best Buy’s proprietary customer service team, “The Geek Squad”. After much brainstorming, Summit created an external demo site that […]
September 19, 2013

True Story: Who Turned the Lights Out?

When you work for a company that specializes in branded merchandise, your house quickly becomes a storage center for leftover samples and cool gadgets that you plan to use “someday”.  There was one tech product in particular that fit this […]
September 18, 2013

Associate Highlight: Meet Debbie Yedlin

Debbie Yedlin is a Senior Account Executive out of Summit Group’s Washington, DC office and has been with the organization for 20 years! While at Summit, she has developed strong relationships with a diverse network of business associates.  She’s proud of […]
September 18, 2013

Is recognizing employee’s service important?

We think so! Employers, like Summit Group, LLC, who put the time, money and resources into their employees, are in it for the long haul. The real trick is for employers to get their employees to want to do the […]
September 17, 2013

Innovation Expo: The Latest in Branding & Motivation

Summits’ Innovation Expos are coming to Atlanta, Chicago and Washington, D.C. in October. The Expos are an invitation-only look at the latest developments and trends in branded product and apparel – including eco-friendly and advanced technology – from some of […]
September 13, 2013

Fashion Friday: Guess What’s Back?

Have you noticed that denim has made a comeback?  Many leading retailers carry vintage style denim shirts, which our industry has taken note of this year. There are plenty of options to choose from, but to not overwhelm you, I’ve […]
September 11, 2013

Case Study: Coca-Cola Gears Up For Success

Summit Group developed an incentive program that rewarded Coca-Cola foodservice business units who agreed to a full year of distributing Coca-Cola products in their establishments. In order to do this, Summit had to determine a way to encourage customer conversion. Was […]
September 5, 2013

Associate Highlight: Meet Debra Worrell

Meet Debra “Debby” Worrell, one of Summit Group’s Accounts Payable Coordinators in Chicago. Debra loves reading, crocheting and spending time with her daughters.  She also enjoys traveling, especially to Hawaii. This year Debra took her fifth trip there! When asked […]
August 30, 2013

Fashion Friday: A Tall Tale

Being 5’1, I can understand how frustrating it is to find clothing that actually fits. Fortunately, the retail industry has gotten it right, offering a variety of sizes for different body types and heights. However, it’s not always that easy […]