Resolve to Recognize

2016 has come and gone and a new year is upon us. And even if it’s not a formal resolution, it’s probably safe to say that many of us simply want this year to be better than the last. There are plenty of ways we can make our year better. We can choose salad over […]


Freedom Isn’t Free

“All gave some – some gave all.” -Howard William Osterkamp, Korean War Veteran, Purple Heart Recipient   You hear people repeat all the time, “freedom isn’t free.” While it is certainly true, many times it slips off the tongue too easily. To be able to connect a name, a person, a classmate, a period in […]


5 Reasons Employee Recognition Programs Pay For Themselves

Everyone likes to feel appreciated. Whether it’s a “thank you” from our spouse for cleaning the garage, or from our supervisor for putting in some extra hours, we all want to know that what we do matters, and is noticed by others. This isn’t just a feeling—it’s part of Maslow’s heirachy of important human needs. After we achieve our basic physiological needs […]


Our Blog Is Now Open for Business!

Welcome to the B. Gunther & Company blog! A Little About Our Business Recognition is a fundamental human need that everyone requires to survive and prosper. After 30 years of business, we have learned that there is more to motivating and inspiring people than just money and reward trips.  We view the awards and recognition […]