Mississippi and Western Tennessee Locations Leading RJ Young's Success1 Feb, 2012
Nashville, TN -January 27, 2012 – The RJ Young Company is pleased to announce awards from their recent annual company meeting. The country western theme was a hit, but the Mississippi, Memphis and Jackson, TN teams shined from their 2011 performance. This year Jackson, Mississippi took Branch of the Year, Andy Luther, a Service Manager in Jackson, TN, was named their Employee of the Year and Phil Dixon, Regional Sales Manager for Mississippi and Memphis, hailed the John T. Crunk Leadership Award.
“These awards are RJ Young’s highest honor and recognition,” said Chip Crunk, President & CEO of RJ Young Company. “As a company, RJ Young is dependent on the leadership and service that each employee contributes and we are excited to celebrate the accomplishments of these individuals and the growth of the Mississippi and West Tennessee markets.”
The Jackson, MS team is the 2011 Branch of the Year for their outstanding performance including generating over ten million in revenue and 103% of plan. They had the fastest response time of all locations and ranked the highest for teamwork score across Sales, Operations and Service. RJ Young moved into Jackson, MS market in 2003 after acquiring Copy Graphics.
Andy Luther is the 2001 Employee of the Year for his dedication and leadership. Andy joined RJ Young in the 90’s in Nashville, but then moved to Jackson, TN where he worked as a Service Technician with Caldwell’s Office Outfitters. In 2009, RJ Young acquired Caldwell’s and welcomed Andy back to the team as a Service Manager. Andy’s technical and people skills helped with the transition from Caldwell’s to RJ Young. He is an integral part of the management team.
Phil Dixon won RJ Young’s prestigious John T. Crunk Leadership award for his leadership growing the Mississippi and Western Tennessee markets. Phil joined RJ Young in 2003 when RJ Young made it’s first large acquisition of Copy Graphics. Phil led the Sales team in Jackson, MS and then was asked to take a larger role as the Regional Sales Manager for the Western Region, which includes all of Mississippi and West Tennessee. Phil took on the challenge and has unprecedented growth in all his markets.
RJ Young is the largest independent office equipment and business solutions provider in the Southeast. They offer the latest technology to scan, secure, share, copy and print your information efficiently. RJ Young has been in business for over 57 years. They are headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee and have 400 employees throughout five states and 17 locations. For RJ Young’s complete range of products and services, visit www.RJYoung.com.