What is a Gavel?

What is a Gavel?

According to Dictionary.com, a “gavel” is a small, wooden hammer (or mallet) used by a judge, a presiding officer of a meeting, or a chairperson at an assembly. The person who holds the gavel must strike it against a hard surface to signal for attention or order....
Bodybuilding Trophies at the Arnold Sports Festival

Bodybuilding Trophies at the Arnold Sports Festival

According to Arnold Schwarzenegger, “Bodybuilding is much like any other sport. To be successful, you must dedicate yourself 100% to your training, diet and mental approach.” Starting March 1, all that hard work and dedication will be on display at the 2018 Arnold...

Consider a Crystal Bowling Pin Trophy for your League or Tournament!

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The Professional Bowlers Association Tournament of Champions begins Feb. 5-11, and all eyes will be on the record setting Australian Jason Belmonte. At 34, Belmonte has the chance to win his tenth major title of his decade long career. If he wins the TOC, he will tie Hall of Fame bowlers Earl Anthony and Pete Weber for the most all-time major wins with 10.

Commemorate a New Building with our Groundbreaking Ceremony Plaque

Welcome to 2018! It’s a new year, and most of us have probably set goals for ourselves. In fact, according to a poll conducted by YouGov, 68 percent of the poll’s participants made at least one resolution for the year 2018.

Top Nine Resolutions for People across the World

Statista.com recently reported the results of this poll which charted the most popular goals. Nearly 1,200 people from around the world participated in the YouGov survey…

Add Style to Your Mantel by Personalizing One of Our Mantel Clocks

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“’Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house
Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse;
The stockings were hung by the chimney with care,
In hopes that St. Nicholas soon would be there.”

Thus begins one of the most influential Christmas poems in the English language, “A Visit from St. Nicholas” published anonymously in 1823…

Crystal Obelisk Awards for Those Who Reach for the Sky

Crystal Obelisks by Hit TrophyAccording to Dictionary.com, an obelisk is a tapering, four-sided shaft of stone, usually monolithic and having a pyramidal apex. Yet, this simple structure has astonished and inspired people across this planet for eons. Evidence that ancient obelisks have been erected across the world for thousands of years can still be found today.

Reward Persistence & Patience with a Skeleton Clock!

Thomas Edison with LightbulbThroughout history, people have examined what it takes to be successful. Philosophers, entrepreneurs, and even playwrights have all pondered the mystery of what makes one person successful while others fail. From the writings of many great people, it is clear successful individuals have two characteristics: persistence and patience.

Why You & Your Employees Need Desk Name Plates

Derek Jeter - New York Times Article PhotoSince his retirement from playing baseball in 2014, Jeter has pursued business interests, including publishing, and recently he finalized a deal to become co-owner of the Miami Marlins. As one of the most heavily marketed athletes of his generation, Jeter is still involved in several product endorsements, and he takes great pride in the merchandise and businesses to which he lends his name.

“If I put my name on something, I’m going to be involved,” he told the New York Times. “I’m not just going to put my name on it and not pay attention.”

What is a Sulky?

What exactly is a sulky? Dictionary.com defines a “sulky” as “a light, two-wheeled, one-horse carriage for one person.” In harness racing, according to Sallie Walrond, author of the book “The Encyclopaedia of Driving”, the carriages behind the horses are called “sulkies” because the drivers must prefer to be alone as if the drivers were sullen or gloomy. Sulkies (sometimes called bikes due to their wheels) are typically divided into two types for harness racing. Jog carts are used for training the horse, and they usually have larger seats and tend to have heavy wooden/steel frames…..

The Claret Jug Trophy at The Open & Your Event!

As golfers start The Open (formerly known as The British Open), they will be participating in the oldest of the four major championships in professional golf. The 146th Open will be played at the Royal Birkdale, and it is sure to continue its long custom of quality, exciting golf.