Our Story

The Olympic Enterprises Story

Through 50+ years and three generations, Olympic Enterprises’ beautifully designed award ribbons have displayed the passionate talent of their creators – and those who’ve won them.

From being awarded at horse shows, county fairs, school sports, pageants or honor awards to proudly displayed on stall fronts or bedroom walls, our custom ribbons, rosettes, sashes and banners reflect our dedication to:
  • Handcrafted quality
  • Faster turn-around
  • Endless possibilities
  • Lasting memories

Family owned and operated for over 50 years

Steeped in history and tradition, we handcraft and design our award ribbons with meticulous craftsmanship.


Founded by William Bennett in the basement of his home on Wallace Avenue in
Canton, OH.


Expands to storefront building on Canton’s Market Avenue to accommodate rising customer demands.


Hit a major growth milestone of employing 30 people and moves to 40,000 square foot manufacturing facility in Canton.


After passing of founder William Bennett, family sells company and assets to a family friend
and dealer.


Again changes ownership when Olympic is bought back by William Bennett’s family.


Website is created to further promote handcrafted award ribbon products.

Finely Crafted Award Ribbons

Every award we produce is finely crafted from natural materials and handmade in-house. Our team of quality control experts works closely with our skilled crafters to ensure every element of your custom awards will look beautiful and last a lifetime.

Since 1963 we’ve fulfilled this passion to provide unique, high-quality and well-designed ribbons for a range of awards throughout our home state of Ohio and the United States.

Get a sense of the range of awards we can create:

Inspired Custom Award Designs

Your unique requirements and ideas are complemented by our inspired designs to bring fresh influence, complementary color palettes and unexpected quality. It is no surprise that so many of our awards are exclusive and unmatched by any other in the industry.

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Award Design That Works and Plays

Of course, awards should do more than just appeal to the eye – they should inspire imagination and cement long-lasting memories of important events. That is why we produce awards that are uniquely lovely, from the best materials and with careful craftsmanship. Award ribbons from Olympic Enterprises provide a tangible memory to be proudly displayed for a lifetime to come.

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Place Your Order with Olympic Enterprises

Contact Olympic Enterprises today to get started designing your custom award, to request a quote or to place an order. Our competitive prices paired with unmatched quality make Olympic Enterprises the clear choice.

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