Recognition

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 […]
July 13, 2016

Persuasion and the Power of 3

Persuasion is defined as “the act of causing people to do or believe in something”. The power of persuasion is having the ability to convince someone to do, believe in or act on something. The power of persuasion is all […]
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 […]
April 14, 2015

WORKPLACE CULTURE – What is it? Is it really that important?

Our Summit Self-Assessment Survey, shared during our last Open Forum, spoke of our workplace culture.  I think that so many Summiteers don’t really know what a workplace culture is, so I researched and wanted to address that issue!  The unofficial definition […]
May 29, 2014

A Reason to Celebrate – Chairman’s Club 2014

I am very thankful to work with such an astounding group of people who consistently surpass all of my expectations. These individuals demonstrate the Summit Values and Principles, and go above and beyond their position’s requirements, working diligently to ensure […]
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 […]
January 9, 2014

Summit Group was awarded Allstate’s Top Tier Two Supplier Award

Back in October, Summit Group was awarded Allstate’s Top Tier Two Supplier Award which was presented at the 2013 Allstate Supplier Diversity Exchange event.  Summit is a “Prime Supplier” at Allstate and part of the Exchange Event is held to […]
August 15, 2013

Engagement & Recognition Strategies That Stick

According to a recent Gallup Business Journal article, “Engagement is built one team at a time, one person at a time. And each person has different needs and expectations.” Managers have found that the following strategies help them to improve […]
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 […]