May 9, 2012

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Presents Japanese Prime Minister with Plaque Designed by Summit Group

U.S. Secretary Hillary Rodham Clinton hosted a dinner for Japanese Prime Minister, Yoshihiko Noda, in Washington, D.C. on April 30, 2012. During this event, they unveiled their plan for the US Department of State to plant 3000 Dogwood trees in […]
April 18, 2012

Summit Group Shares Their Strength

On April 2, 2012, Share Our Strength, a non-profit headquartered in Washington, DC held Taste of the Nation, a prestigious culinary event, at the National Building Museum from 6pm to 10pm. Share Our Strength’s mission is to end childhood hunger […]
April 18, 2012

Summit grows its Engagement & Recognition division

Exciting things are happening for Summit’s Engagement & Recognition division! http://www.prweb.com/releases/2012/4/prweb9362429.htm
April 4, 2012

Organize and share things you love?

According to Wikipedia, Pinterest is a vision board-styled social photo sharing website. The service allows users to create and manage theme-based image collections. The site’s mission statement is to “connect everyone in the world through the ‘things’ they find interesting.” […]
April 1, 2012

Classics never go out of style…

  Ever notice that no matter how much cool new stuff becomes available, there are certain toys and games that have been around forever and live on? If you are too young to remember the slinky in its early days, […]
April 1, 2012

Social Media for Better Customer Service

Recently I’ve had a string of unfortunate customer experiences with companies I would have considered “tops” in their industry for customer service/recovery. I had to ask myself, having started my career at the Four Seasons and being in such a […]
April 1, 2012

The Draper Prize and Summit

Everyone knows the names Nobel and Pulitzer.  As far as awards are concerned, they are a top 5 name drop; right up there with Oscar and Heisman.  However, there is a slightly less well-known prize climbing the award recognition charts. […]
March 13, 2012

Back to the Stone Age…

Stone paper is hands down the coolest and newest item in the industry that I love.  Not only is it an eco-friendly replacement, it is also water resistant and tear resistant!  For spillers like myself, this comes in handy in […]
March 13, 2012

Are you Pinterested?

  At the turn of 2012, the social networking buzz wasn’t for Twitter, LinkedIn or Google+. Pinterest is the latest social media craze that seems to have captured everyone’s attention. Pinterest is a graphic social bookmarking network. It quickly shot […]
February 29, 2012

Made in the USA – sometimes the best business decision…

It is not always easy to find Made in the USA merchandise when shopping for your everyday needs. The branded merchandise business is not any different. Our two largest categories, apparel and writing instruments, are absolutely dominated by products made […]
February 20, 2012

Summit Group Wins Four Awards at Fifth Annual CPPA Ceremony

SUMMIT GROUP WINS FOUR AWARDS AT FIFTH ANNUAL CPPA CEREMONY On January 24, 2012, Summit Group’s Maryland office attended the 5th annual CPPA Peake Awards ceremony at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore, MD.  During this event, both organizations and individuals […]
February 3, 2012

Health & Wellness Rewards Programs Prove Effective

As companies face rising healthcare costs, they are also dealing with employee turnover, absenteeism, and morale issues. A proven solution for supporting the desired commitment and engagement of employees as well as reducing overall healthcare costs while building employee morale […]