Summit Group

May 12, 2017

National Pet Day: Part 2

Last month we had an overwhelming number of submissions from Summiteer’s who are simply crazy about their pets!  After reading their stories and seeing everyone’s adorable pictures, it’s easy to understand why. If you didn’t have a chance to check out […]
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 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 […]
June 23, 2016

It’s a Good Year to be Born in Akron!

If I were to ask you what LeBron James and our client Goodyear Tires have in common, what would you say? Think about it…. Did you guess that both are “Akron Born”?  If so, that would be the correct answer and both […]
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 17, 2016

Running Toward a Cure

Over the past few years, associates at Summit Group have worked together to raise money for our clients: the American Diabetes Association, the American Heart Association and the Multiple Sclerosis Society through a series of internal and external events.  We […]
May 9, 2016

Promotional Products that Make a Difference

How often do you think of promotional products being used to make a difference in the world? The thought probably doesn’t cross your mind too often, which is understandable.  When asked what a promotional product is, chances are your first […]
April 25, 2016

Who Would You Rather Work With?

As someone who has worked in the branded merchandise (also known as promotional products) industry for over 19 years, I can tell you that I have seen a major additional option in client buying behavior. There was a long period of time where […]
April 18, 2016

Lending Support Any Way We Can

It’s not uncommon for Summit Group to want to give back in some capacity, whether it be collecting canned goods for a local food bank or donating time at a homeless shelter.  No matter what, we want to be there […]
March 16, 2016

A true friendship will last a lifetime

Both the United States and Japan are fortunate to have maintained such a strong relationship and have the Cherry Blossom trees in Washington, D.C. and American dogwood trees in Japan to symbolize this enduring friendship.  As many know, the Cherry […]
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

The Link to an Award Winning Promotion

We are proud to announce that the United Team, and Senior Account Manager, Marti Tarmichael, won a Silver Pyramid Award at the Promotional Products Association International (PPAI) show in Las Vegas in January. The PPAI Pyramid Award recognizes the outstanding, creative use of […]