In The News
2015 Fastest Growing Companies in Central PA.
October, 2015 - Central Penn Business Journal
Each year, the Business Journal sends out surveys to find the fastest-growing companies in Central Pennsylvania, then honors the top 50.
Primitives by Kathy ranked #13 as the Fastest Growing Company in Central PA. This was the 9th year in a row we have made the list!
GDA Reveals 2015 REA Winners.
August, 2015 - Gift and Dec
NEW YORK - Gifts and Decorative Accessories' 64th Annual Retailer Excellence Award (REA) Winners were revealed during the annual, gala event at The Lighthouse at Chelsea Piers in New York City.
Primitives by Kathy took home the Retailer's Choice Manufacturer of the Year award for the second consecutive year.
Topping the Charts - #1 in Signs and Plaques and #2 in Kitchen Related Category.
July, 2015 - giftBEAT
Store owners nationally and regionally voted for their top selling items. PBK finished in the following places this month.
NATIONAL CHARTS: SIGNS/PLAQUES - We placed first!
NATIONAL CHARTS: KITCHEN RELATED - We placed second for our Kitchen Related LOL Towels.
Primitives by Kathy named nation's 25th fastest growing woman-led firm.
May 5, 2015 - Lancaster Online
Lancaster-based Primitives by Kathy has been named the nation's 25th fastest growing woman-led business. The eighth annual 50 Fastest-Growing Women-Owned/Led Companies ranking was compiled by the Women Presidents' Organization and American Express.
Women Presidents' Organization Unveils the 50 Fastest-Growing Women-Owned/Led Companies Worldwide.
May 1, 2015 - Womens Presidents' Orginization
The Women Presidents' Organization (WPO), in partnership with American Express Global Corporate Payments, the division of American Express serving the payment solution needs of middle market and large companies, today released the eighth ranking of the 50 Fastest-Growing Women-Owned/Led Companies. For just the second time, nominations were open to global entries.
Topping the Charts - #1 in Signs and Plaques and #4 in Kitchen Related Category.
February 2015 - giftBEAT
For the first time ever Primitives by Kathy made the top ten in the Kitchen-Related category of giftBeat's February 2015 issue, ranking in at #4!!! We are also ranked #1 in the Signs/Plaques category again! See our kitchen gifts and decor at: http://bit.ly/PBK-Kitchen2015.
REAwards for Excellence.
October 28, 2014 - Gifts & Dec
It was a glorious summer evening for the 63rd annual Retailer Excellence Awards gala honoring the retailers, manufacturers' representatives and vendors in the gift and home industry for their achievements.
Primitives by Kathy and its founder Kathy Phillips were bestowed the honor of the Retailers' Choice Manufacturer/Vendor of the Year award.
Central Penn Business Journal's 2014 Business of the Year.
November 11, 2014 - Central Penn Business Journal
The Central Penn Business Journal's 2014 Business of the Year awards held on November 10th, 2014, honored area individuals and businesses that have gone above and beyond in their contributions to our business community.
Primitives by Kathy Inc. won in the 51-100 Employees category.