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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, […]
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. […]
June 15, 2016

Associate Highlight: Meet Denis Harper

This month we’re happy to introduce to you the CEO of our company, Denis Harper!  Denis’ primary duties include strategic planning and direct oversight of Summit’s three lines of business: Branded Merchandise, Recognition Solutions, and Marketing & Communications along with […]
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 13, 2016

Associate Highlight: Meet Josh Bleicher

Account Coordinator Josh Bleicher has worked in our Chicago division for slightly over a year. Despite not having any experience in this industry prior to being hired, he has adapted very well and truly loves connecting with clients on a […]
March 7, 2016

Hats Off to You, Allison!

Wherever you’re reading this blog post, stop for a moment and look at your surroundings. Everything around you serves a purpose, whether it be a coffee mug, box of tissues, or notebook, right?  What if you were to take a […]
March 1, 2016

Associate Highlight: Lou Guzzo

Summit is happy to welcome Chicago’s newest associate, Lou Guzzo! Lou is the Manager of IT Project Delivery and works closely with the VP of IT as well as the rest of the IT Leadership team. His main goal is to have all Summit […]
November 11, 2015

Associate Highlight: Ken “KD” Wittenberg

If you’re ever in Summit Group’s Chicago office, be sure to meet our newest associate, Ken “KD” Wittenberg. As a client solutions manager, he works directly with the Summit Recognition Solutions team. Since he has worked for Summit for almost a month […]
September 15, 2015

Associate Highlight: Meet Caroline Wilson

Caroline Wilson is one of Summit Group’s newest account managers located in Atlanta.  Caroline works directly with a sales team as the key internal contact for clients and vendors to provide superior client support. Having lived in South Georgia for the […]
August 19, 2015

Associate Highlight: Meet Kate Wilson

Kate Wilson is one of Summit Group’s newest members at our DC Location.  She is working as an Executive Assistant and performs a variety of administrative and clerical tasks in support of the Executive Management team. Before college, Kate was […]
November 19, 2014

Associate Highlight: Meet Madeleine Posey

In May, Summit Group’s HR team gained a member with the addition of new associate, Madeleine Posey.  As Human Resources Coordinator, Madeleine will be handling recruiting, on-boarding, helping to lead wellness programs and Skillport, as well as employee relations. In […]
January 31, 2014

Colleen Krause Named to PPAChicago Board of Directors

Colleen Krause, Account Executive in our Chicago location, was recently named to the PPAChicago 2014 Board of Directors. Colleen has been part of the promotional product industry since 2003 and loves helping find solutions for her clients branding needs. With […]