Fruth Named a 2017 West Virginia Wonder Woman

October 31st, 2017 by fruthpharmacy

Point Pleasant, W.Va. – (October 30, 2017) – Lynne Fruth, President of Fruth Pharmacy was recently named by WV Living Magazine as one of the Wonder Women of WV.

WV Living chose a number of women for this year’s honor. The magazine wanted to recognize women that were making their communities, state, and world a better place to live.

Fruth joined the ranks of Wonder Women in many different professional areas. There were women from the Supreme Court, news media outlets, public servants, businesswomen, nonprofit leaders, and artists from around West Virginia.

Fruth was chosen due to her accomplishments at Fruth Pharmacy.

In the past eight years, she took her father’s company as it began to fail, and turned it around. She has expanded Fruth Pharmacy to 30 locations. Fruth also lead and played a huge part in tackling the state’s drug epidemic by making her pharmacies the first in the state to sell naloxone, an antidote for opioid overdoses. She also started replacing known medications that were used to make meth with medications that had meth-making deterrent products.

To learn about the 2017 WV Wonder Women, please go to: https://www.wvliving.com/features/wonder-women-2017/

About WV Living Magazine

WV Living was found in 2008 by Nikki Bowman, New South Media, Inc. is a multimedia company that publishes regional lifestyle and travel magazines for a national audience.

About Fruth Pharmacy

Fruth Pharmacy has been a family-owned pharmacy for over 64 years. Fruth Pharmacy has 30 locations in West Virginia, Ohio, and Kentucky. To learn more about Fruth Pharmacy, please visit www.fruthpharmacy.com.


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