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United Supermarkets Honors Abilene Team Member

By Drew Wilson - PR Support for United Supermarkets



– United Supermarkets, LLC honored Julie Macke as its Abilene Region Team Member of the Year at the company’s ninth annual Leadership Awards dinner recently. Macke has almost 24 years of supermarket experience and currently serves as administrative assistant at the United location at S. 14th and Willis. “In the short time she’s been part of our team, Julie has demonstrated a heart for service, proving valuable in multiple roles and also making guests’ experience her top priority,” said Mark Yowell, regional vice president of United Supermarkets, LLC. “She clearly has a heart for service, and we feel extremely fortunate to have Julie as part of our Abilene team.” An Abilene native, Macke is connected to the area and its guests after spending 20 years as a store manager with Albertson’s before joining the United team in 2010. In addition to her service on UCrew, Macke has worked in a variety of roles, including assistant service manager, service manager and now administrative assistant. {{more}}“The Leadership Awards dinner is a very special occasion for our company every year, as we take time out to recognize and honor very special members of our team, who have gone above and beyond during the past year to help us fulfill our company’s mission,” said Robert Taylor, president of United Supermarkets, LLC. “These are team members whose daily focus is on doing the right thing and never stop short of excellence.” United has honored deserving team members with Leadership Awards each year since 2006. Recipients receive a one-of-a-kind award designed by the company and crafted by R.S. Owens Co., maker of the Academy Awards, to reflect the spirit of a servant’s heart. About United Supermarkets, LLCNow in its 98th year of operation, United Supermarkets, LLC, is a Texas-based grocery chain with stores in 31 markets across north and west Texas. A self-distributing company with its headquarters in Lubbock and distribution centers in Lubbock and Roanoke, United currently operates 60 stores under four unique brands: United Supermarkets, Market Street, Amigos and United Express, along with subsidiary operations R.C. Taylor Distributing, Praters and Llano Logistics. The company is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Albertson’s LLC. For more information, please visit: Tweet it: Abilene native, Julie Macke, was honored as Team Member of the Year at the @UnitedTexas ninth annual Leadership Awards dinner.

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