Each year at our Spherion National Meeting, we recognize and reward the achievements of our franchise owners who, alongside their dedicated teams, work tirelessly to live up to our vision: to drive careers, grow businesses, and better the communities we call home. 

This year’s awards honored a variety of franchisees who achieved high standards of sales, recruiting, retention and philanthropy.

Thank you to each of our franchisees and their teams for an amazing and unforgettable year. 

The 2021 Spherion National Awards Winners

Franchise Community Awards

OWNER OF THE YEAR

Tammy Feaster & Gary Hayes Owners, Spherion Frederick and Hagerstown, Maryland; Spherion Chambersburg, Pennsylvania; Spherion Winchester and Leesburg, Virginia; and Spherion Martinsburg, West Virginia

 

OFFICE OF THE YEAR

Rio Grande, Texas Vicki Koon & Sol Melton, owners

 

ON-PREMISE OF THE YEAR

Diana Schafer & Margaret Leitinger

Owners, Spherion Madison & DeForest, Wisconsin

 

PRESIDENT’S AWARD WINNERS

John & Jaehee Clarson Owner, Spherion Colorado Springs, Colorado

Tammy Feaster & Gary Hayes Owners, Spherion Frederick and Hagerstown, Maryland; Spherion Chambersburg, Pennsylvania; Spherion Winchester and Leesburg, Virginia; and Spherion Martinsburg, West Virginia

Ann Miller Owner, Spherion Duluth, North Mankato, and Owatonna, Minnesota

Teri Nichols Owner, Spherion Brooksville, Florida

Erich Radlmann Owner, Spherion Bridgewater, Tinton Falls, and Princeton, New Jersey

Don Jr. and Jay Ruggery Owners, Spherion Connellsville, Williamsport, Altoona, Bedford, Canonsburg, DuBois, Erie, Johnstown, York, Greensburg and State College, Pennsylvania

Diana Schafer & Margaret Leitinger Owners, Spherion Madison & DeForest, Wisconsin

 

TOP SALES GROWTH AWARDS

Tammy Feaster & Gary Hayes

Tom & Elizabeth Pentenburg

Diana Schafer & Margaret Leitinger

Don Jr & Jay Ruggery

Vicki Koon & Sol Melton

Michael Chalmers

Molly Gaffney-Keebler

Ann Miller

Karen Enroth

Katherine & Justin Kleemann

Prabhu Anand & Gaurav Kumar

Teri Nichols

 

$10M MILESTONE AWARD

Ann Miller Owner, Spherion Duluth, North Mankato, and Owatonna, Minnesota

 

BRONZE CIRCLE AWARD

Diana Schafer & Margaret Leitinger Owners, Spherion Madison & DeForest, Wisconsin

 

SILVER CIRCLE AWARD

Beth & Mark DeLaney Owners, Spherion Mansfield, Orrville, Willard & Ashland offices in Ohio

Tammy Feaster & Gary Hayes Owners, Spherion Frederick and Hagerstown, Maryland; Spherion Chambersburg, Pennsylvania; Spherion Winchester and Leesburg, Virginia; and Spherion Martinsburg, West Virginia

Don, Jr & Jay Ruggery  Owners, Spherion State College, Connellsville, Williamsport, Altoona, Bedford, Canonsburg, Dubois, Erie, Girard, Johnstown, York & Greensburg offices in Pennsylvania

Ron Zarbock Owner, Spherion Salt Lake City, Orem, Ogden, Layton, Taylorsville offices in Utah & Boise office in Idaho

 

GOLD CIRCLE AWARD

Tom & Elizabeth Pentenburg Owners, Spherion Indianapolis, Fort Wayne, Decatur, Warsaw, Plainfield & Van Buren offices in Indiana

 

OFFICE & ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE OF YEAR

Spherion Jacksonville, Florida Marme Kopp, Owner

 

MANUFACTURING & LOGISTICS OFFICE OF YEAR

Spherion Plainfield, Indiana Tom Pentenburg, Owner

 

PROFESSIONAL OFFICE OF THE YEAR

Spherion Madison, Wisconsin  Diana Schafer & Margaret Leitinger, Owners

 

SALES EXCELLENCE AWARD

Katherine & Justin Kleemann Owners, Spherion Brenham, Bryan, College Station, Conroe, and The Woodlands, Texas

 

RECRUITING EXCELLENCE AWARD

Erich Radlmann Owner, Spherion Bridgewater, Tinton Falls, and Princeton, New Jersey

 

SERVICE EXCELLENCE AWARD

Bruce & Jeanie Boyd Owners, Spherion Wichita Falls, Texas

 

SAFETY EXCELLENCE AWARD

Tom & Elizabeth Pentenburg Owners, Spherion Indianapolis, Fort Wayne, Decatur, Warsaw, Plainfield & Van Buren offices in Indiana

 

ROOKIE OF THE YEAR

Bilal Aquil Owner, Spherion Memphis, Tennessee

 

CAROL PETERS SPIRIT AWARD

Cindy Somers Owner, Spherion Decatur & Champaign County, Illinois

 

DIRECT HIRE RECRUITERS OF THE YEAR

Jennifer Marshall  Leina Jaramillo

 

Corporate Awards

Cedric Lard Corporate Service Champion of the Year

Starla Mathews Corporate Growth Champion of the Year