SummitQwest a business innovator in ground transportation management
SummitQwest provides management consulting and customized business and information technology services to help our clients optimize processes leading to cost reductions, streamlined processes and other measurable business results. Our highly skilled professionals create and implement solutions that address specific business needs and result in tangible business outcomes. We work exclusively with buyers and users of car service and are independent and autonomous of all car companies allowing us to work with any chauffeured transportation companies are clients wish to use. We are not a car service nor have we evolved from a car service, but instead are an industry leading management consulting and technology services company focusing on the ground transportation industry.
SummitQwest's experienced and creative professionals coming together to help you optimize your business processes locally, nationally, and globally.
SummitGround® brings increased transparency, improved fiscal accountability, reduced costs, and better passenger experiences to your chauffeured transportation program.
Moving Always Forward to reach the Peak of Success
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SummitLink® now available in the Concur App Center
October 15, 2014 – DAYTON - SummitQwest, today announced the integration of SummitLink® with Concur® (NASDAQ: CNQR), the leading provider of spend management solutions and services. SummitQwest will provide Concur clients with the ability to use SummitLink® for chauffeured transportation reservations. This integration allows bookers to receive price quotes, book, and manage car service reservations real-time using one of the industry’s leading online reservation systems for car service.
SummitQwest issues new TNP white paper
October 3, 2014 – DAYTON - SummitQwest, a leading management consulting and technology solutions company working with large users of chauffeured transportation, has issued a new white paper entitled "Transportation Network Providers for Organization Users of Car Service - Are They Right for You?
DataArt Extends Ground Transportation Distribution with a New Sabre Red App for SummitQwest
SEPTEMBER 4, 2014 – NEW YORK - DataArt, a custom software development company that builds advanced solutions for select industries, has developed a Sabre Red App for SummitQwest, an industry leader in ground transportation management services, to support SummitQwest’s SummitLink® Ground Transportation Management Service. http://www.dataart.com/software-development-company/news/dataart-extends-ground-transportation-distribution-with-a-new-sabre-red-app-for-summitqwest
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We specialize in improving business processes
through unique management consulting and technology services.
SummitQwest Always Forward
We operate on the always forward principle
Founded in 1998, SummitQwest specializes in improving business processes through unique management consulting and technology services. Our philosophy is if we can help our clients reach their goals, we in turn will reach ours.
SummitQwest operates on the “always forward” principle – dedicating ourselves and our services to helping our clients always move forward toward the obtainment of their goals and objectives. We continually strive to develop true business partnerships based on mutual trust and respect. By focusing “always forward,” we look to the future and anticipate industry needs and changes to provide continuous and ongoing value to our clients.
Our focus has always been and will continue to be the same: to form long-term trusted business partnerships with our clients by consistently doing what is best for them in helping them achieve their goals and success through people, process, and technology.
CEO and Founder
Jeff LaFave is the CEO and founder of SummitQwest. He brings almost 30 years of experience in the management consulting industry and has been leading SummitQwest toward its vision since 1998. It is Jeff's belief that for SummitQwest to achieve its vision, SummitQwest must continually provide the highest level of quality and client satisfaction while providing a rewarding and challenging environment for its employees and a significant return to its shareholders.
Director of Business Operations
Aaron LaFave is the Director of Business Operations for SummitQwest and leads many of SummitQwest's client engagements. Aaron heads our team of dedicated staff ensuring the smooth operation of SummitQwest and the highest quality services to our clients by bringing strong analytical experience with deep thinking, a detailed understanding of our solutions and client requirements, and in-depth industry expertise.