Cleveland Corporate Gifts for Clients this Holiday Season - Cleveland Article
From locally made sweets and independent art to history lessons and bottles of booze, there’s no shortage of unique, only-in-Cleveland gifts that’ll be sure to impress your corporate gift recipients this holiday season.
Food Glorious Food
Who doesn’t love a free lunch? Check out the Cleveland Independents, a group of more than 80 eateries throughout Northeast Ohio who collectively work to protect, nurture and promote independently owned restaurants. They offer several kinds of gift options including deeply discounted gift certificates to specific member restaurants, a 52-offer coupon book known as “The Deck” and e-gift cards redeemable at all member restaurants. Learn more.
Wear Your Pride On Your Sleeve
It’s safe to say that most locals are at capacity when it comes to Browns jerseys, Cavaliers championship garb and Indians glassware. So, consider gifting the creative apparel sold at numerous independently owned clothing retailers. Check out a great list here.
City Artwork & Photography
In Cleveland, there seems to be limitless number of artists creating interesting and beautiful artwork meant to adorn the walls of Cleveland homes and offices. Consider a piece designed by George Vlosich, owner of GV Artwork. Known for his Etch-A-Sketch creations, Vlosich is also a talented print designer with many available in his Lakewood store or online.
Cleveland Page Turners
Cleveland’s history is rich with intrigue, love and a whole host of interesting characters. Gray & Company Publishers is a local publishing house that focuses on Cleveland-centric books and authors. Consider The Comeback: LeBron, the Cavs & Cleveland by Terry Pluto, Cleveland Christmas Memories by Gail Ghetia Bellamy, Six Inches of Partly Cloudy by Dick Goddard, The Cleveland Orchestra Story by Donald Rosenburg and many more. If non-fiction isn’t of interest, the publisher also puts out several fiction novels by authors Scott Lax and Les Roberts. Check out Gray & Company Publishers.
There’s no better way to capture a piece of Cleveland’s burgeoning beer, wine and spirits scene than with a nice bottle of an adult beverage this holiday season. Whether it’s a six-pack of Great Lakes Brewing Company Christmas Ale, a nice bottle of Debonne Vineyard’s signature vidal blanc icewine or 750mL of Cleveland Whiskey Christmas Bourbon, your Cleveland clients will be impressed.
Few things say “thank you” like chocolate. And, if you’re buying for a Cleveland client, consider purchasing some goodies from a Cleveland-based retailer. Cute Little Cake Shop, Sweet Designs Chocolatier, Olympia Candy and perennial favorite Malley’s Chocolates all offer corporate gift options.
Cleveland in a Box
Perhaps your Cleveland client isn’t located in the C-Town. When that’s the case, a great gift idea is “Cleveland in a Box.” Choose from a selection of pre-designed boxes or create your own box containing a myriad of Cleveland-themed products and merchandise ranging from Stadium Mustard and Campbell’s Popcorn to sports gifts and local chocolates. It’s the perfect way to reconnect with a Cleveland ex-pat. Check it out here.