Betsy Jenkins (center) received the Donna Applebee Award from Chuck Applebee, a product manager at Mitsubishi Electric; and his daughter, Kim Askew.

SUWANEE, Ga. - At its annual distributor conference in Hawaii, Mitsubishi Electric Cooling and Heating Solutions named Betsy Jenkins as the 2009 recipient of the first annual Donna Applebee Award. A tribute to the late wife of Chuck Applebee, a 13-year employee of Mitsubishi, the award was established to recognize a recipient who emulates her qualities of hospitality and encouragement. Betsy Jenkins is the wife of Ron Jenkins, president of HVAC sales for The Joyce Agency, a Mitsubishi manufacturer’s representative.

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Publication date:05/24/2010