Fashion Friday: Look Your Best with these Tips

Although screen printing and embroidery remain the go-to decorating methods, other techniques are available, depending on what you are interested in. For this blog post, I am going to focus on three specific methods: heat transfer, sublimation, and appliqué. Heat Transfer Like the name suggests, this process involves heat-applied materials that are transferred to the fabric via a…

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.  What’s more, your business will be advertised each and every time they wear that article…

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 general business and human resources. He also represents Summit Group in both PeerNet and IGC…

Fashion Friday: American Vintage

Denim is a timeless garment that has been worn throughout many generations. Whether it be a pair of jeans or a jean shirt, denim’s been a go to in the world of fashion. Considering this material dates back to the mid to late 1800’s, I would say it’s about as vintage as it gets! The Men and…

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 daily basis. His role here requires him to develop product presentations and quotes, handle order…

Fashion Friday: Spring into Something New

It’s time to put away your winter coats and focus on warmer days! Pantone released their Fashion Color Report for Spring 2016 and according to the Executive Director of the Pantone Color Institute, Leatrice Eisemen, “designers are playing with courageous color statements that aren’t afraid to be vibrant but at the same time are combined…

Fashion Friday: Take Me Out to the Ball Game!

Hey, batter batter! As winter is slowly but surely coming to a close, spring is making its way into the air. This means warmer days, flowers blooming, and of course baseball! I know what you’re thinking: what does baseball have to do with fashion? It has a lot to do with it, actually! Wearing baseball…

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 IT projects that are worked on internally and/or externally finished accordingly. Lou makes sure to…