Spencer Residents Nominated for Honors at Fruth Pharmacy
Point Pleasant, W.Va. (October 9, 2014) – On Thursday, October 9th at the Trinity Christian Community Center in Point Pleasant, WV, Fruth Pharmacy held its 24th Annual Service Awards.
Nominees are submitted to Fruth Pharmacy by the employee’s superiors, co-workers, and customers. Employees and customers are encouraged to nominate and vote through an online process. Out of nearly 700 employees, only 13 are chosen for special honors. Being a nominee is an extreme honor.
Awards are given each year in the following categories: Manager of The Year, Pharmacist of the Year, Pharmacy Technician of the Year, and Associate of the Year. This year a new honor was introduced – “The Jack E. Fruth Lifetime Achievement Award.” Employees are also awarded for their years of service to Fruth: 5, 10, 15, 20, 25, & 30 year employees are recognized at this time.
Aaron Beighle, Pharmacist for Fruth Pharmacy in Spencer was nominated for 2014 Pharmacist of the Year.
“Aaron is one of Fruth’s bright young pharmacy stars of the future. This year, Aaron became a radio personality, speaking on the radio as part of the Grand Re-Opening celebration at our Spencer location this summer. Aaron is very helpful and pleasant to customers, frequently coming out onto the sales floor to help them with OTC items and other questions. Aaron continues to grow in his career and impress his colleagues. We look forward to seeing him at Fruth for years to come,” Tim Weber, Fruth Pharmacy Vice President stated of the nominee.
Linda Webster of Spencer was nominated for 2014 Pharmacist Technician of the Year.
“Linda is consistently perfect in Medicare compliance audits, and also among the most respected and regarded technicians at Fruth. Linda’s kindness, dedication, and commitment to excellence leads to consistently positive interactions with customers, pharmacy team members, and corporate staff alike. Linda is a true asset to Fruth and the profession of pharmacy,” Tim Weber, Fruth Pharmacy Vice President complimented nominee Webster.
“ALL of these folks are truly winners. To be recognized as one of the top performers in a staff of over 700 is remarkable and deserves to be celebrated. Our heartiest congratulations to all of our winners and finalists. Please congratulate these folks when you see them,” Lynne Fruth, President of Fruth Pharmacy sent out in a corporate wide e-mail.
Fruth Pharmacy is a family owned pharmacy with 27 locations in both West Virginia and Ohio. To learn more about Fruth Pharmacy, please visit www.fruthpharmacy.com.