The MBDA Business Center-Atlanta has been a tremendous asset to me and my team. They serve as a gateway to numerous access points that can help grow our business.””
– Adam Walker, CEO of Summit Container Corporation
Founded in 1984, Summit Container Corporation (Summit Container), an award-winning design and manufacturing company, specializes in Corrugate/Protective Packaging, Primary & Secondary Contract Packaging and Packaging Supplies. With a vision, “to be the most admired global supply chain solutions partner,” Summit Container has practices that are designed to provide their customers with the highest quality and the most innovative products and is ISO 9001:2008 certified for Design and Manufacture of Custom Corrugated and ESD Corrugated Packaging for Commercial Industries. Summit has been recognized as a Corporate Plus Member of the National Minority Supplier Development Council.
In 2014 Summit Container was acquired by 127 Summit Holdings, an investment holding company founded by Adam Walker and Richard Powell. Adam Walker utilized the Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) Business Center-Atlanta services to assist with the transition of the acquisition. Currently, Adam Walker, CEO of Summit Container Corporation since 2014, has implemented a growth strategy focused on technology, innovation, new market expansion and Mergers and Acquisitions to accelerate the growth of Summit Container.
The MBDA Business Center-Atlanta has assisted Summit Container by providing a transition plan for the acquisition, exposing the CEO and the company leadership to resources at the Federal National Laboratories and at Georgia Tech, providing market research for sales lead generation and serving as a trusted advisor to the CEO and his team. The Center also helped the company secure a scholarship to travel to South Africa for the South African Automotive Trade Show to explore opportunities for doing business in South Africa.
According to Mr. Walker, “The MBDA Business Center-Atlanta has been a tremendous asset to me and my team. They serve as a gateway to numerous access points that can help grow our business.”