Ideal Surplus

Surplus is Selling Through Several Sales Channels

31 Jul , 2017  

Surplus Eblast logo

Sales is a difficult industry. Not only is it about having quality products that consumers want and need, but it’s also about finding those potential customers and getting products in front of them. More…

Ideal Group

IGFC’s Debut at 2017 Copa Motor City

31 Jul , 2017  

Soccer Pic 2

On July 22nd, The Ideal Group Fútbol Club competed in its first ever soccer tournament at Clark Park in Southwest Detroit. And though it didn’t go as planned in the standings, all of our employees and interns had a great time getting a little exercise, raising money for Clark Park, and playing the “Beautiful Game”. More…

Ideal Group

Ideal Group In The Community

31 Jul , 2017  


Last Tuesday, Ideal employees joined forces to beautify our campus in preparation for our Supplier of the Year celebration. Chris Lara, our Ideal Group summer intern, asked Curtis Rose, Kelly Starrett, and Kala Lindeman from Ideal Shield and Ideal Group if they could volunteer to help him clean up an empty lot with overgrown grass. More…

Ideal Contracting

Ideal Spotlight

31 Jul , 2017  


Tony Poma is an Iron Worker Superintendent on the Ideal Contracting team. On an average day, he maintains a good relationship with the owner, GC and other trades. He also coordinates and manages deliveries, materials needed for equipment. More…

Ideal Setech

2016 GM Supplier of the Year Celebration

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Ideal Setech celebrated their 4th GM Supplier of the Year award in Southwest Detroit on July 21, 2017.

Guests and employees all joined together at Ideal Contracting’s Building C. The program began at 1pm with Jesse Venegas, Vice President of Ideal Group, serving as emcee. Speakers included Steve Kiefer, Senior Vice President Global Purchasing, and Supply Chain at General Motors, and Ted O’Leary, Ideal Setech General Manager. More…

Ideal Shield

Most Loyal Dealer

31 Jul , 2017  

Dealer Feature Steve

This month, Ideal Shield is choosing to honor one of our most loyal dealers – Steve Orosz from Bollards and Sleeves, LLC (BollardSleeves.com).

Steve got his start working with the first computers introduced by IBM and soon switched from the technical aspect to consulting in the electronics industry. Once he realized the skillset that consulting had given him, Steve left the computer industry and began selling cigarette “butt cans.” Something that he found to fall in the same niche as bollard covers, which led him to add bumper sleeves to his portfolio. More…