Three Pomeroy Fruth Pharmacy Employees Bring Home Honors
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.
Fruth Pharmacy’s Pomeroy location had employees nominated in 3 categories: Logan Yoho was nominated for 2014 Pharmacist of the Year. Nancy Kearns was nominated for 2014 Pharmacy Technician of the Year, and Margie Cartwright was nominated for 2014 Associate of the Year.
In a corporate wide e-mail, Lynne Fruth, President of Fruth Pharmacy shared the following about each nominee, “Associate Finalist Margie Cartwright was recognized for her friendly and efficient service and the ability to know all her customers and to be able to put a smile on everyone’s face. Margie was also recognized as a great salesperson. Technician Finalist Nancy Kearns has provided a much needed consistency in a store that has had a fair share of challenges. Nancy sets the example of selflessness b y taking on the tasks others don’t want to do. She provides great customer service and is loyal and dedicated. Pharmacist Finalist Logan Yoho never steps away from a challenge and often strives to surpass any goals set for his store. Logan led the way to promote text messaging and Shingles vaccines. Logan volunteers to pilot ideas and is always striving to improve Fruth as a company.”
“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,” Fruth ended her 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.