2016 Associate of the Year

November 15th, 2016 by Jenn Wright

Point Pleasant, W.Va. (November 4, 2016) – Fruth Pharmacy is pleased to announce Jordan Rife as the 2016 Associate of  the Year. The award was presented at Fruth Pharmacy’s 26th Annual Service Awards.Left to right: Teresa Stapleton, Human Resources Manager, Jordan Rife, Associate of the Year, and Lynne Fruth, President of Fruth Pharmacy.

“Thank you,” Rife stated during his acceptance speech, “I work with great people.  I appreciate the honor.”

Rife was 1 of 3 nominees for Manager of the Year.  Thasleem Maraikayer of Charleston, WV and Kiersten Knicley of Spencer, WV were also nominated.  Nominations come from customers, fellow employees, and supervisors.

Rife has been with Fruth Pharmacy for over 4 years.

Rife was nominated for his eager attitude to assist.

“He goes the extra mile to assist with any special store events,” stated one anonymous nomination, “No task is too challenging or too demeaning for Jordan. Jordan is a true asset to Gallipolis’ team.”

A co-worker nomination reported, “Jordan is an outstanding Fruth employee and is dedicated to ensuring Store 21’s operations run smoothly.  He goes above and beyond to ensure customers’ needs are met from the time they enter the store until they drive off the lot.   He is always there to brighten a fellow employee’s day.  No matter where the store needs Jordan’s assistance, he is always readily available with an eager attitude to assist.”

All 3 nominees were honored at a luncheon held by Fruth Pharmacy on October 27th.


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