Burger King District Manager Recognized for Her Dedication and Hard Work

PARKERSBURG, W.Va. (WTAP) — Jeannette Jaracauro — or JJ as some of her colleagues call her — is a district manager for Burger King.

JJ has been with the company for 28 years now and has received numerous awards for his work.

“Being in this community, being with a company that encourages you to do well,” says JJ. “To grow and push and nurture yourself at the same time is a really good thing. I can’t think of any other place where I would have wanted to develop my career.

JJ received “Doing the Extraordinary” recognition from Burger King as one of North America’s Leading District Managers.

Her supervisors point to her dedication and the way she leads many of her colleagues and employees.

From managers to new hires.

“I mean it makes our brand better. It makes our business better. It makes every restaurant better than her and brings her touch to every restaurant,” says Burger King COO Ord Delaney. “And she has this unique ability to be able to know what this restaurant needs and what this team needs. And she delivers it in such a way that her team responds to her.

Although JJ receives this award, she remains humble about how she operates the five burger king restaurants she is responsible for.

“There’s nothing better for me than watching people grow, seeing them having fun at work, making our customers, our community and our guests happy,” says JJ. I don’t think I’ll go beyond that, but that’s just what I do.

JJ says one of the areas she is most proud of is being able to harness the potential of all of her employees to create a work environment that is both engaging and fun.

“His leadership development skills are phenomenal,” says Delaney. “That’s what we appreciate the most about her is that she is constantly looking for the next great leader within our organization and trying to uplift them as well.”

“I believe that everyone has something to offer the team, whatever their role, whatever their position,” says JJ. “And for me, I love seeing people have that light bulb clicking moment. Like ‘I get that. I understand that. I see how much that matters.

Delaney says, “I can truly say that the long-term success of our business owes a lot to JJ’s efforts and identity. It reflects our founder’s values ​​of high standards and goodwill towards everyone.

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Daniel E. Murphy