Love’s announces Jenny Love Meyer as chief culture officer
OKLAHOMA CITY, Nov. 13, 2019 – Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores, the nation’s industry-leading travel stop network, has promoted Jenny Love Meyer to executive vice president, chief culture officer. Love Meyer, who has been with the company since 1991, will serve as Love’s first CCO.
“As we continue our rapid growth, it’s imperative that we sustain our unique culture throughout the organization,” said Shane Wharton, president of Love’s. “Jenny is well-respected by store and corporate employees alike and is the perfect person to cultivate and spread our culture in all facets of the business.”
Love’s has over 500 locations and 25,000 employees in 41 states and has added about 5,400 employees and 26 locations in 2019 alone. Love Meyer will ensure the company’s culture is spread across the entire employee experience. She’ll develop long-term strategies and sponsor crucial initiatives to promote and sustain a culture of excellent customer service and support of one another.
“Creating the chief culture officer position is a large investment in our number one asset – our team,” Love Meyer said. “We already have great people throughout our organization. By increasing our focus on culture, we’ll help ensure a very strong work environment for our employees. Excellent customer experiences are created by cultures that celebrate their employees.”
Love Meyer began her career at Love’s serving in business and operational management roles, and in 1998, she began leading Love’s communications team. She’ll continue leading the communications and meeting and events teams.
Currently, Love Meyer is the chair of the board of governors for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, serves on the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals board of trustees, the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber board of directors and the Oklahoma City Community Foundation board as a trustee.
About Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores
Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores is the nation’s industry-leading travel stop network with more than 500 locations in 41 states. Founded in 1964 and headquartered in Oklahoma City, the company remains family-owned and operated and employs more than 25,000 people. Love’s provides professional truck drivers and motorists with 24-hour access to clean and safe places to purchase gasoline, diesel fuel, fresh coffee, restaurant offerings and more. Love’s has more than 350 truck service centers, which include on-site and stand-alone Speedco and Love’s Truck Tire Care locations. Love’s and Speedco combined is the largest oil change, preventive maintenance and total truck care nationwide network. Love’s is committed to providing customers with “Clean Places, Friendly Faces” at every stop. To learn more, visit www.loves.com.