London, ON – Selected for achievements in service excellence and top sales results, Jennifer Nelson, of Leon’s Furniture in Medicine Hat, AB, received the national Retail Sales Professional (RSP) Award while representing Canada’s Western Region at the Canadian Home Furnishings Gala in Toronto, ON.
The RSP Awards seek to identify passionate sales professionals from across Canada who have a tremendous impact on the home furnishing’s industry. RSP Award recipients are industry professionals who build lasting, quality relationships with their customers while displaying forward-thinking leadership skills as they go “above and beyond.”
Leading by example, as a mentor and role model, Nelson coaches the sales team at Leon’s Furniture in Medicine Hat. With 16 years of sales experience, and a commitment to personal improvement, she passionately supports her team as they constantly strive to reach new levels of performance.
Selected from nominations received from peers, associates, and managers in an industry-wide nomination process, Nelson joined fellow award recipients representing Canada’s Atlantic, Central, Western, and Pacific Regions at the Canadian Home Furnishings Gala on May 24, 2019, where she received top honours and recognition as Canada’s National Retail Sales Professional for 2019.
Regional awards also went to: Amanda Mansfield of Hampton House Furniture in New Minas, Nova Scotia, Christina Lamont of Smitty’s Fine Furniture in Hanover, Ontario, and Parry Gallagher of Coombs Junction Furniture in Coombs, British Columbia.
“At a time when retail is transforming and customer expectations are more challenging, I applaud and thank these leaders for their commitment to consistently deliver outstanding sales and service for their customers,” said Brad Geddes, ZucoraHome president & CEO and the award program presenting sponsor.
ZucoraHome is Canada’s Smarter Living Company providing service and replacement programs for furniture, appliances, and home systems. Supporting sponsors include Home Goods Online (HGO), the Canadian Home Furnishings Alliance (CHFA), and, the Canadian Furniture Show (CFS).
What began in 1979 as a small manufacturer of furniture protection products has blossomed into a passion for serving consumers with home convenience solutions that inspire a smarter way to live. Based in London, Ontario and working closely with Canada’s leading retailers of home furnishings and appliances, we’ve developed a reputation for going “above-and-beyond” by delivering exceptional customer experiences and solving everyday home management challenges.
With approximately 2 million planholders, ZucoraHome administers thousands of service requests every month from homeowners when their major appliances fail or their furniture becomes stained or accidentally damaged. We’re passionate about serving Canadians with innovative smarter living solutions designed for today’s busy families and tomorrow’s digitally connected homes.
Media Contact :
Marketing & Communications Specialist