March 25, 2020

The Importance of Recognition During Times of Change

Turn fear into courage. The most detrimental consequence of change to an organization is fear, which causes employees to immediately disengage. By giving consistent recognition, you can help your team calm their internal “fight or flight” response and focus on […]
March 16, 2020

Event Plans Gone Sideways?

    Be like Planner Paula – let Summit help you make the most of plans that have gone sideways with our Global Kitting and Fulfillment services. Let’s talk about how we can ensure you stay top of mind with […]
February 12, 2020

Show them some love

Tis the season to show the special people in your life just how much you care.  Now, we aren’t talking about HR policy compromising love… just the simple gestures that let others know you appreciate them.   To feel appreciated and a sense of belonging are key components […]
January 21, 2020

Trends for 2020

As we welcome in the new year, we must welcome trends for the start of a new decade. Just last week, our advanced product development team attended one of the biggest trend events of the year. Here were their findings: […]
January 31, 2017

For She’s a Jolly Good (PPAI) Fellow!

Earlier this year our Director of Purchasing, Amy Rabideau, was inducted into the inaugural Promotional Product Association International’s (PPAI) Fellows Program, along with 14 other individuals within the industry (Click here for the full list). As PPAI’s website states, the Fellows Program, […]
January 13, 2017

Summit Group Wins at the 2017 PPAI Expo in Las Vegas!

Did you hear?!  Summit Group won an award at the PPAI Expo!  Account Manager Susan Hysen attended the PPAI Pyramid Awards Ceremony, where distributor members are recognized for their outstanding, creative use of promotional products in a variety of client programs and […]
August 2, 2016

Soaring to New Heights with Goodyear

Since the roaring 20s, Goodyear and aerial advertising has made a happy pairing, and has become a time-honored American icon for the tire and rubber company. Over the past 90 years various versions have proudly served as the “Goodyear Blimp” […]
July 8, 2016

Fashion Friday: Tanks & Tees, Please!

I don’t know about you, but when I think of promotional apparel, the classic t-shirt is the first to come to mind. They are inexpensive, comfortable and the recipients will have an extra piece of clothing added to their wardrobe. […]
June 27, 2016

Summit Group Heads to Capitol Hill

When you believe in something, you fight for it, which is precisely what over 75 promotional products professionals, including our very own Director of Purchasing, Amy Rabideau, traveled to Washington, DC for this past May. They fought for our industry and we […]
June 24, 2016

Fashion Friday: Dress for Success – Business Dress Code Basics

Dressing for work, an interview, a business meeting, or corporate event can be a nerve-racking and even intimidating experience. I know I speak for many when I say picking out a work-appropriate outfit in the morning can be a daunting task. […]
May 2, 2016

What Motivates You?

While researching for Motivational Quotes to include in my daily email to our Summit Associates, I came across a quote that read, “No one can motivate you.  You must motivate yourself.”   That single quote has been stuck in my head and […]
April 1, 2016

Fashion Friday: Make No Bones About It, Fashion For Dogs (and other pets) is In!

There are always new ways to focus on your brand and what better way than through your pets! Dog walking tends to be a social activity. While walking, fellow dog walkers or people may spark up conversation about your dog […]