Ideal Setech

Gary Hawks Needs Your Vote

31 Aug , 2015  


Ideal Setech Lansing team member Gary Hawk’s essay has been selected as one of 30 finalists for The Biggest Loser Resort Contest. Vitality members can vote for the winning essay from August 24th through September 6th. The top 20 vote recipients will win a trip to the resort. You can support Gary by signing into your Vitality account and scrolling down to the bottom of the home page. Click the “Learn more” link under the Biggest Loser Resort Contest and it will redirect you to the voting area. Good luck Gary!

Ideal Surplus

Ideal Spotlight

31 Aug , 2015  


Meet Pamela Miramontes, Ideal Surplus’ new intern! Pamela was a part of Grow Detroit Young Talent Summer Intern Program. The citywide six week program employs young adults between the ages of 14 and 24. By providing early exposure to the world of work, the program plans to enhance educational, work readiness, and leadership skills for thousands of youth in Detroit. Pamela will continue her internship with Ideal Surplus this fall. Chris Clos, Business Unit Manager of Ideal Surplus said “Pamela has done a great job for us.  I am so impressed by not only her work ethic, but also her attention to detail and her desire to do everything she can, and do it the right way.  We are thrilled that beyond her internship she will be a member of the Ideal team for years to come.” More…

Ideal Shield

Ideal Shield’s Curbside Pick-Up Signage

31 Aug , 2015  


Ideal Shield provides excellent options for curbside pick-up programs. Curbside pick-up is a new side of multi-channel selling that retailers in all industries are exploring. Kohl’s, Target, Nordstrom, Kroger, and Meijer are just a few retailers utilizing the new curbside pick-up programs. Companies such as Target, Ikea, TA Travel, Zip Car, U-Haul and many more have chosen to use Ideal Shield sign bases across their locations because of their easy installation, corporate color scheme, clean look, portability, cost-savings, and strength. Contact Ideal Shield today at 866.825.8659 to learn more about our Curbside Pick-up Program!


Fifth Third Bank Volunteer Day

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Sometimes opportunity knocks; other times, it rolls! Thank you to all of the Fifth Third Bank volunteers that came to Cadillac Urban Gardens on Merritt to help keep our gardens beautiful. During the Fifth Third volunteer day, our community youth were informed about a scholarship offered through the Michigan State Fair and The Fifth Third Bank. Three of Ideal’s summer interns applied for the scholarship and we are pleased to announce that all three received the Michigan State Fair Scholarship, Christopher Lara $2,000, Paulina Torres $1,500 and Diego Barajas $1,000. More…

Ideal Group

2015 Grow Detroit’s Young Talent Summer Interns

31 Aug , 2015  


In the beginning of July, Ideal Group received 18 Grow Detroit’s Young Talent (GDYT) interns. The program ran 6 weeks long and the youth were assigned to different departments within the Ideal Group. Students worked on various projects including preparation for Supplier of the Year, organizing volunteer youth groups, and more. On each Friday, GDYT students were asked to take financial literacy classes. The last two of the financial literacy classes were provided by Tony Santori, an Ideal Shield team member and Security Credit Union. The youth learned about scholarship opportunities, vision statements, credit scores, and job opportunities in banking. More…

Ideal Contracting

Ideal Contracting receives the AGC (NASA) Safety Award

31 Aug , 2015  

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Congratulations to Ideal Contracting for winning the AGC (NASA) Safety Award with over 50,000 work hours and zero incident rate. Winners of the safety awards are determined by comparing the injury incident rate of each company. The injury incident rate is based on the number of injury cases a firm experiences during the award year as it relates to the total amount of work hours generated. AGC held a luncheon and award program to recognize the winners of the 2014 National AGC Safety Award (NASA) program.  Congratulations to all the winners and a BIG THANK YOU to the entire Ideal Contracting team for always making safety a priority!