Celebrating Excellence: Jason Manning Named HOP Shops Leader of the Month

We are delighted to announce that Jason Manning, our Network Administrator, has been honored as the HOP Shops Leader of the Month. Jason’s journey within the HOP Shops family has been nothing short of remarkable, and his contributions have not gone unnoticed by key members of our leadership team.

Damon Bail, VP of Retail, shares his reflections on Jason’s growth within the organization: “When I got here four years ago, I saw a wide-eyed young man wanting to learn as much as he could and always had the best attitude about himself, so I knew instantly he would be an asset to the team. Fast-forwarding to present day, Jason has emerged as a leader and a great ambassador for our HOP Shops, and it’s just been a joy to watch his development.”

Bail continues to highlight Jason’s increasing influence within the team: “His voice is stronger in the room; he has thoughts and feedback that he presents as just that to the group and is truly a great addition to all the meetings we have weekly as a team together. Every time I reach out, he is ‘Johnny On The Spot’ with my random requests, and I couldn’t be more proud of him. He has been such a valuable asset to Robbie’s IT squad and our HOP Shop division specifically. Congratulations, Jason, on this award; it certainly didn’t surprise me when I heard you were being recognized this month!” – Damon Bail, VP of Retail

Tim Dupin, Director of Store Operations, the individual responsible for selecting Jason for this prestigious honor, also shares his sentiments: “Jason is a great team member and a valuable piece of the HOP Shop operation. Jason has stepped up with taking on a lot with the reward program. Congratulations, Jason, well deserved.” – Tim Dupin, Director of Store Operations

Jason Manning’s commitment to excellence, problem-solving prowess, and positive attitude have not only endeared him to his colleagues but have also positioned him as a crucial asset within the HOP Shops family. We extend our heartfelt congratulations to Jason on this well-deserved recognition and express our gratitude for the invaluable contributions he continues to make to our team.

Celebrating Excellence: Jason Manning Named HOP Shops Leader of the Month 

We are thrilled to announce that Jason Manning, our exceptional IT expert, has been recognized as the HOP Shops Leader of the Month. In the bustling world of technology, Jason stands out for his unwavering dedication, calm demeanor, and unparalleled expertise.

Always Calm and Accommodating

One of the standout qualities of Jason is his composure, even in the face of challenging situations. Whether it’s a technical glitch or a high-pressure scenario, Jason approaches each challenge with a calm and accommodating attitude, setting a positive tone for the entire team.

Super Nice and Swift to Respond

Colleagues and team members alike appreciate his friendly and approachable demeanor. What sets him apart is not just his kindness but also his swift response when issues arise. Jason understands the urgency of IT matters and ensures a prompt resolution, showcasing his commitment to the seamless operation of our systems.

A Problem Solver with Heart

What truly sets Jason apart is his genuine concern for addressing problems. He doesn’t just fix issues; he cares about the impact they may have on our operations. This empathy makes him not just an IT expert but a problem solver with heart. It’s this unique combination that makes Jason an invaluable asset to the HOP Shops family.

Supporting the Marketing Team

The HOP Shops Marketing team, in particular, has experienced Jason’s dedication firsthand. He plays a pivotal role in responding to loyalty members facing technical difficulties, ensuring that our valued customers receive the assistance they need. Additionally, Jason actively contributes to testing new promotions within the loyalty program, ensuring a smooth and flawless user experience.

Managing IT Needs with Excellence

As the go-to person for HOP Shops IT needs, Jason has demonstrated an exceptional ability to manage a diverse range of tasks. From routine maintenance to troubleshooting complex issues, he handles it all with professionalism and efficiency. His expertise ensures that HOP Shops operates seamlessly in the ever-evolving landscape of technology.

Gratitude for Exceptional Service

Even in the busiest times, Jason has consistently delivered outstanding service. The HOP Shops team is incredibly grateful for his tireless efforts and the positive impact he has on our daily operations. His ability to maintain excellence under heavy workloads does not go unnoticed, and we want him to know just how much his contributions are valued.

~ written by Ann Gilbert, HR & Marketing Manager