Safelite AutoGlass® Parent Company Celebrates 2013 "Wall of Fame" Employee Awards
COLUMBUS, Ohio – May 3, 2013 - Safelite® Group recently announced its annual Wall of Fame winners, the most prestigious award for its employees. Introduced in 1990, the manager-nominated award was created to recognize employees who showcase the best of Safelite® and demonstrate truly exceptional performance for the prior year. The latest winners are:
Name Job Title City, State
Matthew Antillon Technician Mesa, Ariz.
LeAnn Arrant Wholesale Area Sales Manager Dallas/Ft. Worth, Tex.
Amy Bamford Area Sales Manager Phoenix, Ariz.
Carrie Browning HR Manager Oklahoma City, Okla.
Mitchell Bowen Store Manager Flagstaff, Ariz.
John Carpenter Area Sales Manager Orlando, Fla.
David Casole Operations Manager Atlanta, Ga.
Cynthia Ciampolillo Area Sales Manager Fairfield, N.J.
Elizabeth Cobb Engineering Manager Enfield, N.C.
Curtis Conklin IT Manager Columbus, Ohio
Antonio Corrales Warehouse / Driver Phoenix, Ariz.
Joseph Crawford II Store Manager Wasilla, Ala.
Michelle Deascentis Senior Manager Analyst Columbus, Ohio
Randy DeSantiago Technician Trainee Fresno, Calif.
Robert Diefenbach General Manager St. Louis, Mo.
Brian DiMasi Sr. Corporate Counsel Columbus, Ohio
Jason Duke Warehouse Manager Pewaukee, Mich.
Ernie (Doug) Ellingsworth Jr. Technician Salt Lake City, Utah
Cindy Elliott Sr. Corporate Counsel Columbus, Ohio
David Erdner Area Sales Manager Cape Coral, Fla.
Branon Dyke Technician Minot, N.D.
Shawn Finn Technician Yuma, Ariz.
Susan Franco Customer Advocate Supervisor Austin, Tex.
Aaron Franklin Technician Capitol Heights, Md.
Christopher Franklin Contact Center Operations Manager Chandler, Ariz.
Donna Gibson Compensation & Benefits Director Columbus, Ohio
David Goudy Store Manager Parkersburg, W.Va.
William Hart Jr. Market Manager Pittsburgh, Pa.
Suzanne Hostetler Customer Advocate Eden Prairie, Minn.
Amanda Kerley Customer Advocate Supervisor St. Louis, Mo.
Ryan Lane Mobile Pro Specialist Eugene, Ore.
Joshua Lanich Technician Dubois, Pa.
Brandon LeVitre Technician Ogden, Utah
Anthony Melick Contact Center Job Coach Columbus, Ohio
Melina Metzger Public Relations Manager Columbus, Ohio
John Norris EDI Supervisor Chandler, Ariz.
Jason Olejniczak Technician Phoenix, Ariz.
Stephen Parker General Manager Las Vegas, Nev.
Delores Pass Customer Service Representative Columbus, Ohio
Misiuoti Popoalii Lead Warehouse Associate Anchorage, Ala.
John Read Technician Manager Tampa, Fla.
Joseph Rotolo General Manager Pittsburgh, Pa.
Shannon Ryan Services Supervisor Anchorage, Ala.
Richard Saavedra Quality System Coordinator Ontario, Calif.
Alfredo Salas Repair Specialist El Paso, Tex.
Patrick Sanchez Repair Specialist Palm Springs, Calif.
Rosina Schultz Customer Advocate Baltimore , Md.
James Sheppard Jr. Distribution Center Shift Manager Braselton, Ga.
Wayne Shimer General Manager Minneapolis, Minn.
Denise Shoopman Client Service Manager Columbus, Ohio
Donald Smith Store Manager Fort Wayne, Ind.
Lisa Torres Quality Systems Coordinator Chandler, Ariz.
Brett Wanner Client Care Rep Columbus, Ohio
Guss Wasson Technician Louisville, Ky.
Jaclyn Wilburn Repair Specialist Boise, Idaho
Jerome Williams Store Manager Capitol Heights, Md.
John Wishon Store Manager Mesa, Ariz.
Andrew Wood Customer Service Representative Columbus, Ohio
“At Safelite®, we have very high standards for service – not only to our customers and clients, but also to one another,” said Tom Feeney, Safelite’s president and CEO. “Our Wall of Fame recipients exhibit truly exceptional performance; they go above and beyond to deliver results that make a difference. But most importantly, they demonstrate our guiding principles, which are the behaviors that reflect the combination of knowledge, skills, abilities and motivation needed for Safelite to be a success.”
About Safelite® Group
Safelite® Group is a multi-faceted vehicle glass and claims management service organization based in Columbus, Ohio. The company, which has been in business since 1947, is comprised of four major business operations that include Safelite AutoGlass®, a vehicle glass repair and replacement services provider; Safelite® Solutions and Alliance Claims Solutions®, which offer fleet and insurance claims management services; Service AutoGlass®, a wholesale and distribution operation; and Safelite® Glass Corp., a manufacturing and distribution business unit. The company employs approximately 10,000 people throughout the United States. For more information, visit www.safelite.com.