2016 Franchise of the Year Award
Valpak of Rochester is thrilled and honored to accept the 2016 Franchise of the Year Award in the category of Small Valpak Franchises across the USA. We would like to thank Valpak Corporate for this honor, and our dedicated team whose hard work made this achievement possible. We look forward to our continued pursuit of excellence in the years to come as we strive to offer Rochester, NY our very best.
Marcia Peters is Named 2016 Valpak National Office Manager of the Year!
Congratulations to Marcia Peters for winning 2016 Valpak Office Manager of the Year in our National award competition! Marcia as an invaluable member of the team here at Valpak of Rochester and we are thankful for her hard work, dedication, humor, and skills. Marcia helps to make sure the office runs smoothly and we consider her the gatekeeper during deadline. Thanks for all you do as part of the team Marcia!
Valpak plans significant expansion under new owner Platinum Equity
William R. Levesque, Times Staff Writer
"First things first: Don't expect platinum-colored Valpak envelopes stuffed with coupons in your mailbox. "We're not looking at any platinum color schemes," joked Valpak CEO and president Michael Vivio, a week after his company, known for its ubiquitous blue envelopes, was purchased by Platinum Equity, a Los Angeles global investment firm..." Read More
Valpak Saves October Challenge Winner, 13thirty Cancer Connect takes 2nd Place!
Cox Target Media and Valpak Rochester teamed up with Valpak Saves and won $2500 for 13thirty Cancer Connect! We were honored to present Founder of 13thirty, Lauren Spiker with the $2500 check for winning second place in a nation-wide Valpak contest. 13thirty Cancer Connect is an organization providing support to teens and young adults living with cancer, founded in honor of Melissa Sengbusch.
Chris & Kathleen Jacobs Receive the Valpak Franchise Legacy of Service Award
Kathleen and Chris Jacobs received the Valpak Franchise Legacy of Service Award in 2013 for their efforts to help Staten Island during Hurricane Sandy. Kathleen is a Brooklyn native, with family still in the area. Through coordinated efforts, her and Chris (along with some of their Valpak clients in Rochester) were able to send several truckloads full of supplies down to New York City to help in the aftermath of this disaster.