Best Employers 2015

Best Employers 2015

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A d v e r t i s e m e n t BEST EMPLOYERS I N N O R T H C A R O L I N A S heetz Convenience Stores strives to give customers what they want, how they want it and when they want it. Tey are open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and ofer fresh food such as Made To Order (MTO®) subs, sandwiches, burg- ers, premium salads, appetizers, breakfast sandwiches and more. Tey also feature MTGo!® ready-to-eat foods and Shweetz® Bakery lines of donuts and mufns, along with Sheetz Bros. Cofeez®, a full-service espresso and smoothie bar where custom- ers can order hand-made specialty cofee drinks including lattes, cappuccinos and mochas - hot, frozen or iced. Te company operates more than 490 locations through- out Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Maryland, Virginia, Ohio and North Carolina. Sheetz has more than 16,000 employees and has been honored as a best place to work in four of the six operating states. Stan Sheetz said that his dream was to have employees more excited to clock in than clock out. Sheetz works hard to make that dream come true. Sheetz employees say that the company treats employees, customers and just about everyone else as if they are among its nearest and dear- est. Tey are not only proud of the Sheetz name but also of the work they do together to make the company succeed 365 days a year. Sheetz employees have the chance to get an education, receive professional training and give back to the communities in which they live. Being connected in the communities in which Sheetz operates is an important part of the Sheetz DNA. Te company encour- ages team members to get out in their local areas and not only be ambassadors for Sheetz, but good members of the commu- nity. Sheetz supports hundreds of charities and organizations. Te company focuses its donations on youth sports and educational activities and sustainability eforts. Sheetz also has a long-running relationship with Special Olympics. For more than 20 years, Sheetz has contributed food and bever- ages for athletic competitions, provided employee volunteers for events, and made cash donations to state and local chapters. Sheetz Family Charities raises funds to give underprivileged children gifts at Christmas and has sent more than 150 seriously ill children on a magical vacation to Give Kids Te World Village in Or- lando, Florida through the Make-A-Wish Foundation. More than $12 million has been donated to these charities in the last 25 years. Sheetz has a special connection to North Carolina; it is home to its second state-of-the-art distribution center in Burlington and created over 250 news jobs in North Carolina. Sheetz' 500th store will open in March in Tomasville. S yees are pr . Sheetz fnds success in serving others Sheetz

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