Grease Monkey International Inc. announced the company’s top franchisee award winners during its annual conference in October. The winners were recognized for outstanding performance in center marketing and operations and honored in front of fellow U.S. franchisees and representatives from Mexico and China.
Top individual center sales honors were presented to Steve and Beth Barrett, Ron Damiana, Wayne and Angie Glasser, Michael Glasser, Sue Stenstrom and Kate Stenstrom from Denver-based Oilex Inc.; as well as Steve and Gloria Sessums, Chuck and Rachel Eldridge and Tony Dolzadelli of Sheridan, Wyo.
Additional top sales award winners included Patrick and Valinda Dattilio of Hagerstown, Md.; Al and Lisa Miller of Bothell, Wash.; Shawn and Jeri Hankins of Sequim, Wash.; and Doug and Loraina Hall of Edmonds, Wash.
The President’s Award was presented to Mark and Susan Hynes and Eric Clarke of Fort Collins, Colo., for excellence in marketing, operations and an overall commitment to the Grease Monkey system.
The Pursuit of Excellence Award was presented to six franchise operators for their leadership, community involvement, outstanding customer service and commitment to excellence. The winners were: The Hnat Family of Cranberry Township, Pa.; Ron Johnson, Michael Johnson and Brandon McMackin of Richmond, Va.; Brett Carter of Denver; Mark Rogers of Spokane, Wash.; Hal Sears, Terry Larsen, and Butch and Lori Hammett of Centennial, Colo.; Steve and Gloria Sessums, and Chuck and Rachel Eldridge of Sheridan, Wyo.
Ron and Shari Morrow, Ron Morrow Jr., Jenny Morrow, Steve and Cheryll Morrow, and Brian Richardson of Longmont, Colo.-based ROSBRO Corp. were honored for serving on franchisee boards and testing new products and services.
Wayne and Angie Glasser, Steve and Beth Barrett, Ron Damiana, Jeff Bennett, Sue Stenstrom and Kate Stenstrom of Oilex Inc. also were recognized for owning and managing the highest car count and sales center in the Grease Monkey system.