When I started Summit Peeks in 2016, I didn’t anticipate it taking off like it did. Three years later, I'm relaunching to make it bigger and better.
You might have noticed the Summit Peeks Twitter account has been very quiet for a few weeks... The project is going on a break until early next year. I'm working to streamline the process and add new features, such as... Business and non-profit spotlights on the blog? Profiles of interesting Akronites? Instagram takeovers? Longer week? Shorter week? Or… Continue reading Taking a break (Mark your calendar for March 1)
Josh Fidel says, “People diss Ohio all the time, but we’re low-key cool AF.” (Could we agree more??) Josh is a systems engineer at VMware Sr. Systems. He considers himself “another chubby IT guy with a beard, shaved head and glasses.” He loves raising his kids in Highland Square, walking to the library and going… Continue reading Week of Oct. 29: Josh Fidel
Ryan Pritt lives in Ellet. He’s the co-founder and president of Pritt Entertainment Group in Downtown Akron. Ryan says he tries to be as active as possible in the community in order to help the city grow. His favorite thing about Akron is “the people that I've been fortunate to meet and have in my… Continue reading Week of Oct. 23: Ryan Pritt
This week, Duke Walsh is taking over! Duke* works at Canal Park in Downtown Akron. Learn about Duke, in his own words: I live with Mom and Dad in Cuyahoga Falls and work at the Akron RubberDucks as the Head Geeser Chaser! We moved to the area in 2011 from Maryland when Dad took over… Continue reading Week of Oct. 1: Duke Walsh
Chris Laco lives in Tallmadge and works at Wastebits in Akron. He also works for Rackspace, which is based in Texas. Chris’ father grew up in the Rubber City. When Chris moved to here for college, he never left. He says Akron is “small but exciting with a growing tech culture.” Chris’ favorite thing about… Continue reading Week of Sept. 18: Chris Laco