Agency News

July 6, 2021
Two Kings Casino Kings Mountain NC Ribbon Cutting, with Chief Bill Harris

Two Kings Casino Ribbon Cutting in Kings Mountain, NC

On Thursday, July 1, 2021 the Catawba Indian Nation held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for its modular casino facility in Kings Mountain, NC in advance of the opening of a full casino in the near future. The Sumner Group proud to assist Delaware North and the Catawba Nation with the ceremony.
June 3, 2021
Healthcare AD Awards

Sumner Group Client CarolinaEast Wins Multiple National Advertising Awards

The Sumner Group was recently announced as a winner in the 38th Annual Healthcare Advertising Awards. The agency was a winner of six individual awards in several categories for campaigns developed for CarolinaEast Health System in New Bern, North Carolina.
June 1, 2021
City of Gastonia website screenshot on an iMac

Sumner Group and City of Gastonia Claim Communications Award

The Sumner Group, serving as the agency of record for the City of Gastonia’s Communications and Marketing Department, is proud to announce that the Department was recently recognized by the North Carolina City & County Communicators’ (NC3C) 2021 Excellence in Communication Awards.
May 24, 2021
Foster Snipes

Sumner Group Taps New Social Media Director

The Sumner Group recently announced the hiring of Foster Snipes to its Digital Marketing division. Snipes will serve as Social Media Director.
May 13, 2021

CarolinaEast Health System Announces Landmark Parnership

Congratulations to long-time client CarolinaEast Health System! They recently announced a collaboration with UNC Health, one of the top health systems in the nation!
May 10, 2021
Sam Robinson

Sam Robinson Embarks on Second Career With the Sumner Group

“It’s just been a solid friendship and business partnership so when I had the opportunity to go to work for the agency, that was an easy decision,” said Robinson. He continued, “My wife has coined it, ‘Slammin’ Sammy’s second career!”
March 1, 2021
Historical Marker Recognizing Martha Carrier

Traditionally Bold: Remembering the Legacy of Martha Carrier

February 26, 2021
Gene Banks during his playing days at Duke University alongside a modern-day photo

Congratulations, Gene Banks!

Former beloved Duke standout and NBA player Gene Banks was recently hired as Athletic Director at Gaston College. He will also work with the school’s Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.
February 5, 2021
Vials of COVID-19 vaccine ready for distribution

Sumner Group Client a Featured Author of a COVID-19 Vaccine Article

Michael K. (Mick) McMahan – founder and managing partner of Gaston Capital, LLC – was recently featured as a contributor in the Gaston Gazette, writing an […]