Shakera Brown Shines as Edible Arrangements® Manager of the Year


The prestigious Edible Arrangements® Manager of the Year award is presented each year at our annual Convention to a local store manager who truly embodies our mission to WOW: going above and beyond the call of duty to WOW each and every guest, supporting their store owner(s), growing their business, and motivating and inspiring their team members. This year’s winner, Shakera Brown, manages two Edible Arrangements® stores in Pennsylvania, and is a shining success!

Shakera Brown accepting Manager of the Year Award at Convention 2013

When she first joined Edible Arrangements® over seven years ago to work with franchisees Ron and Lori Taylor [who own 5 stores in OH, PA & WV, and were named the 2013 Edible Arrangements® North American Franchisees of the Year], the Taylors weren’t quite sure whether Shakera, “the quiet one,” would make it. Today, Ron says Shakera manages “with a quiet confidence,” and has proved to be one of the most diligent and hardworking managers in our franchise system.

Read Shakera’s story here, and find out how she saved Valentine’s Day 2013 for literally hundreds of guests!