Summit Group

January 22, 2014

Keeping It Moving – More than just an 8 week Challenge

Throughout October and November of 2013, all of Summit Group participated in our Keep It Moving Challenge, which consisted of a series of workouts to be completed both inside and outside of work, either individually or with the team that Summiteers […]
January 15, 2014

Associate Highlight: Meet Stephanie Van Albert

As of December of 2013, Summit Group’s DC office has been happy to have Stephanie Van Albert working as an intern with our Account Executives and associates.  She is currently  attending James Hubert Blake High School in Silver Spring, Maryland.  […]
January 7, 2014

Peer-to-Peer Recognition Really Does Work to Strengthen Company Performance

Many high-performing companies use peer-to-peer recognition programs to reward their employees. According to a recent Forbes article, “Organizations that give regular thanks to their employees far out perform those who don’t.” Summit Group practices peer-to-peer recognition regularly, and it becomes […]
December 20, 2013

UnFashionable Friday: Delightfully Tacky Sweaters!

It’s not every day that people make a conscious effort to look their absolute worst!  Except when it’s Summit’s annual Ugly Sweater Competition, of course. Like every year, each office has their own competition and then the finalists go head […]
December 18, 2013

Associate Highlight: Meet Diana Young

Diana Young is Summit Group’s Director of First Impressions based out of our Atlanta location.  Her role goes far beyond her receptionist duties as she is often the office’s head cheerleader and den mother! In 2011, Diana was rewarded for […]
December 12, 2013

#ThrowbackThursday: Retro Inspired Products Make a Comeback

Have you ever heard the expression “everything that was old becomes new again”?  Over the years, retail trends that were once in style, pop back up on that market with a modern twist.  In the promotional marketing world, product lines […]
November 20, 2013

Case Study: Coca-Cola – Drinks That Do Stuff

Coca-Cola needed to showcase not only their great tasting beverages, but also their dedication to reinforcing school wellness.  In order to do this, they solicited the help of Summit Group in the planning and development of marketing materials. “Drinks That […]
November 19, 2013

Summit Group Helps with Guy’s Grocery Games

Mark Becker, the vice president of sales in the MD division of Summit Group, and his assistant Jack Rinn were recently contacted by Allied Integrated Marketing to work on a project for their customer, The Food Network.  They were in […]
November 13, 2013

Associate Highlight: Meet Kimberly Dzierzanowski

Each quarter, Summit Group recognizes our associates who have gone above and beyond their job requirements and who exemplify our Summit Principles of being disciplined, engaged, collaborative, innovative, and profitable.  One of the most recent winners of the Q3 2013 […]
November 6, 2013

Case Study: Barilla Foodservice

Barilla approached Summit Group with the following challenge: They needed to develop their communications strategy and marketing plan so that they could launch their formal entry into the foodservice channel. To do this, Summit worked diligently to set Barilla apart […]
October 30, 2013

Associate Highlight: Meet Colleen Retana

Colleen Retana has been a valuable Summit associate for the past 4 years and is currently the Customer Care Team Lead.  Based out of the Chicago office, she assists the department in handling customer service concerns, reporting training, and day […]
October 23, 2013

Case Study: Lowe’s — Dremel Derby Design

Lowe’s and Dremel were facing a challenge that was twofold: Not only did they need to increase brand loyalty, but they also had to increase traffic and sales for Lowe’s and Dremel. Read on to figure out how Summit succeeded […]