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Wanda Tietjens, Hiawatha Store Manager for over 25 years, Retires

It becomes a bitter candy second when we found out about Wanda Tietjens’ retirement because of the longtime supervisor of Carpet Plus in Hiawatha. After 25 years of seeing Wanda’s useful smile while you walked via the door, her anecdotal testimonies and insightful provider might be neglected as she begins a brand new journey.”

Wanda stated in the usual HMS style, and her training became OJT (on the activity schooling) essentially. Still, she learned quickly and led the Hiawatha to keep to higher sales and earnings. Three years in the past, she and her workforce oversaw the transition from the original keep to the present-day keep area. The enthusiasm and get-it-accomplished attitude of Wanda, Brian, and Tommy affected the pass effectively with several workers’ company bodies’ assistance.

It became very a whole lot appreciated. Although Wanda is retiring from Carpet Plus, she can have plenty to do with three grandsons and their relatives’ farm operation circle. It could be ordinary now not seeing Wanda’s smiling face at organization events, but we hope she keeps in touch with her HMS family. The team of Brian Kerns, Tommy Black, Barry Grier, and Michael Taylor will hold to maintain the store’s culture and way of life at the side of the new keep Manager Drew Vernon.

HMS would love to extend a unique way to Wanda’s dad and mom, Betty and Dale Aue of Hiawatha; they’ve helped out in limitless ways over the years. They assisted at some stage in the past, and that they frequently transported floors to/from other Carpet Plus stores to assist expedite and deployment for customers that wished product proper away.

Drew Vernon was employed as a new supervisor at Hiawatha.

We are pleased to announce that Drew Vernon is joining the HMS’s own family as the store supervisor at Carpet Plus Hiawatha. Drew’s wife Heather is a Brown County native, and that they have lived in Brown County for their grownup lives elevating their 4 boys in a rural farmhouse close to Hiawatha. Drew’s background consists of running for numerous domestically owned agricultural agencies through the years and transforming homes. Drew’s heritage consists of working for several regionally owned agricultural groups and reworking houses.

Hobbies are fishing, Gardening, and gambling guitar.

Drew is excited about his new position and can’t say enough about how informed and customer-centered the Carpet Plus team is! Other workforce includes Brian Kerns, a veteran sales associate and has been with the company for 14 years; Tommy Black — warehouse for 7 years; Barry Grier — warehouse 3 years and Michael Taylor — unique initiatives/custodial for 8 years.

Our group has been with us a LONG time!

They are devoted to imparting exceptional carrier and competitive prices to this community for floors and furnishings.

Judith Barnes

Music scholar. Writer. Alcohol evangelist. Analyst. Unapologetic coffee geek. Tv junkie. In 2009 I was developing strategies for hula hoops in Las Vegas, NV. Spent 2002-2009 training sock monkeys in Mexico. Spent the 80's short selling yard waste worldwide. Have some experience developing yard waste in Africa. Spent several months exporting mosquito repellent in Jacksonville, FL. Lead a team building robots in West Palm Beach, FL.

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