A select 142 managers were chosen this year to receive the Ray Kroc Award, an honor that comes with a cash prize, a trophy, ring and pin and a trip to Chicago for an awards gala on April 3 hosted by McDonald’s USA President Jan Fields.
“Being honored with the coveted Ray Kroc Award is a true testament to Chris’s unwavering commitment to excellence, building our business and taking care of our customers’ needs each and every day,” said Mary Pelton, owner of the McDonald’s restaurant in Sparks. “We are truly proud to have Chris as part of our McDonald’s family and commend him on this truly amazing accolade.”
McCafferty has worked at McDonald’s for nine years as a manager. He is also involved in giving back to the community by partnering with local organizations such as Gymnastics Nevada and Hyster Equipment Rental, and was instrumental in providing meals and drinks to the firefighters fighting the Caughlin Fire in November.