The local JCPenney General Manager was recently awarded the company’s prestigious Founder’s Award.
Tara Ehlers, GM at the Franklin Square location, earned the honor for outstanding accomplishments in the past year. The award highlights store leaders who excel in financial performance, business expertise and customer and client services.
Of the more than 860 JCPenney stores across the country, Ehlers was one of only 80 presented with the Founder’s Award.
“The Founder’s Award is the Company’s highest honor, recognizing leadership excellence. I’m proud of our talented group of associates at the JCPenney in Frankfort who earned this special recognition, and look forward to another successful year in Frankfort,” said Kim Dowgielewicz, Midwest regional vice president.