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2013 Midwinter Executive Conference: Registered Attendees

The following list shows all attendees as of November 1, 2014.


Attendee Name Title  Company
Mir Aamir Chief Financial Officer and COO Coupons.com Incorporated
Jennifer Acevedo Editor In Chief Retail Leader Magazine
Marc Adams Vice President and General Manager, Global Food Retail Ecolab, Inc.
Brian Ager Business Development Manager, Grocery Edenred North America, Inc.
Bob Aiken President and CEO Feeding America
Kevin Albritton Executive Vice President, Sales and Marketing Brookshire Grocery Company
Alfred Aldridge III President and CEO Head of Sales Consulting
Mark Alexander President, Campbell North America Campbell Soup Company
Bert Alfonso President, International The Hershey Company
David Almeida Vice President, Sales Anheuser-Busch Companies, LLC
Ricardo Alvarez President and CEO Overhill Farms, Inc.
Michael Ambrosio Vice President, Quality Assurance Division Wakefern Food Corporation
Carl Anderson Vice President, Global Corporate Accounts Ecolab, Inc.
Gil Anderson President and COO Balance Innovations, LLC
Rodney Antolock Executive Vice President Harris Teeter LLC
Andrew Appel President & CEO IRI
David Arbanas SVP, Business Development Advantage Sales & Marketing LLC
Steve Arnold Executive Vice President, Marketing Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Martin Arter President and Chief Executive Officer Affiliated Foods Midwest Cooperative, Inc.
Robert Ashmun Vice President, Sales National Frozen Foods Corporation
James Athey Vice President and General Manager, Grocery Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Paul Avampato Vice President, Customer Service & Logistics Mondelez International
Michael Bacco President Hometown Coffee Company
Glenn Backus Senior Vice President
Jim Badalati Director, Sales Stericycle ExpertRECALL
Daniel Bagan Senior Vice President Penton Media, Inc
Pamela Bailey President and CEO Grocery Manufacturers Association
Doug Baker Vice President, Private Brands Food Marketing Institute
David Ball Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Ball's Price Chopper/Hen House Markets
Andrew Banks Chief Executive Officer Supplier Gateway
Ned Bardic Senior Vice President and Partner Stagnito Business Information
Joel Barham President and CEO SellEthics Marketing Group, Inc.
Brandon Barnholt President and Chief Executive Officer KeHE Distributors
Mark Batenic President and Chief Executive Officer IGA, INC.
Rich Bauer President and Chief Executive Officer Southeast Food Distribution
Mark Baum Managing Partner MARCAT Group, LLC
Mike Beal Chief Operating Officer Ball's Price Chopper/Hen House Markets
Ryan Becker Senior Sales Director Anheuser-Busch Companies, LLC
Scott Beckwith Chief Administrative Officer Fareway Stores, Inc.
Doug Behrens Senior Vice President, Sales and CCO WhiteWave Foods Company
Dennis Belcastro Senior Vice President, Government Affairs and Industry Collaboration Hillshire Brands Company
Roy Bell President and CEO Financial Supermarkets, Inc.
Paul Bello Vice President, Customer Development Unilever
Jonathon Berger General Manager, The Americas The Consumer Goods Forum
S. Neal Berube President and Chief Executive Officer Associated Food Stores, Inc.
Paul Beswick Partner Oliver Wyman Group
John Bilbrey President and Chief Executive Officer The Hershey Company
Frank Bishop Executive Vice President Source Interlink Companies
Steve Bishop Executive Vice President Strategic Engagement Services
Carole Bitter Ph.D. President and CEO Friedman's Freshmarkets
Joseph Bivona Vice President, Customer Development Time Inc. Retail
Thomas Blischok Chief Retail Strategist and Senior Executive Advisor Strategy&
Mike Blyth Senior Advisor Willard Bishop, LLC
Dick Boer President and Chief Executive Officer Koninklijke Ahold nv
Chris Boever Executive Vice President and CCO Pinnacle Foods Inc.
Wayne Boggs Regional Director Atlas Logistics an Americold Subsidiary
Michael Boland Ph.D. Director of The Food Industry Center University of Minnesota
Albert Bolles Executive Vice President, Research, Quality and Innovation ConAgra Foods, Inc.
Mel Bomprezzi Vice President, Grocery, National Foods and Multi-Cultural Merchandising The Kroger Co.
Luc Bondar Senior Vice President Aimia
Thomas Bornemann Principal Ernst & Young LLP
Dave Bornmann Senior Vice President, Business Development Grocery and Customer Service Publix Super Markets, Inc.
John Bowers Director, Sales Communications and Administration Nestlé USA, Inc.
Paul Boyer Vice Chairman
Michael Bozzuto Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Bozzuto's Inc.
Bill Bradshaw Vice President, Sales Federated Group, Inc.
Dave Brady National Account Manager Yale Materials Handling Corporation
Brett Bremser Senior Vice President, Operations West Region Hy-Vee, Inc.
Rick Brindle Vice President of Industry Development Mondelez International
Irene Britt President Pepperidge Farm, Inc.
Bruce Brown Senior Vice President Sales, West Region Kellogg Company
Pat Brown Vice President, Customer Supply Chain WhiteWave Foods Company
Gerri Brownstein Executive Director, Sales and Custom Media Stagnito Business Information
Anthony Bruce Chief Executive Officer Applied Predictive Technologies, Inc.
Edward Brunot President and COO, MDV SpartanNash Company
John Bryant President and CEO Kellogg Company
Trish Brynjolfsson Group Vice President, Brand and Industry Development
Joe Buescher Vice President, Grocery Merchandising Sales Planning The Kroger Co.
Steven Burd Retired Chairman and CEO
Jennifer Burke Senior Vice President, Media Sales Catalina
Joseph Burke Vice President, Retail Industry Affairs
Vince Burke Vice President, Strategic Relationships and Business Development
David Burns Vice President Sales - South Mondelez International
Bart Butler Director, Retail Sales US and Canada Merisant Company
Michael Byars President Bi-Lo Holdings, LLC
Vincent Byrd President and COO The J.M. Smucker Company
Robert Byrne Senior Partner A.T. Kearney, Inc.
Gregory Calhoun President and CEO Calhoun Enterprises, Inc.
Andy Callahan President Hillshire Brands Company
Scott Cameron Senior Vice President, U.S. Sales Bumble Bee Foods, LLC
Gordon Campbell Chief Executive Officer SPAR International
Martino Caretto Institutional Affairs Ferrero USA, Inc.
Albert Carey Chief Executive Officer, PepsiCo Americas Beverages PepsiCo, Inc.
Tucker Carlson Contributor, FOX News and Editor-in-Chief, The Daily Caller Washington Speakers Bureau
Bob Carpenter President and CEO GS1 US
John Carrico President Ukrop's Dress Express
Michael Carter Executive Vice President The News Group
Michelle Carter Vice President Applied Predictive Technologies, Inc.
Michael Cassara Vice President, National Retail Sales North The Coca-Cola Company
Bill Catania Vice President, Digital Promotions
Piyush Chaudhari President, Americas and Global Strategy IRI
Nancy Childs Ph.D. Professor of Food Marketing/Erivan K. Haub School of Business Saint Joseph's University
Joan Chow Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer ConAgra Foods, Inc.
Carole Christianson Chief Operating Officer Western Association of Food Chains
Michael Cinque President, Kroger Team The Coca-Cola Company
Douglas Clark President and CEO AmeriQuest Business Services, Inc.
Jeffrey Clark Chief Executive Officer
Suzanne Clarridge President and CEO My Brands
Chris Coborn President and Chief Executive Officer Coborn's, Incorporated
Gary Cofer Executive Vice President dunnhumbyUSA
Joseph Colalillo President ShopRite of Hunterdon County, Inc.
Kristina Cole Vice President, Business Development and Sales Operations WhiteWave Foods Company
Tim Cole Executive Vice President, Sales
James Coleman Partner Accenture
Walt Coleman Customer Development, Global Food Packaging MWV
Roger Collins Chairman and CEO Harps Food Stores, Inc.
Mary Colon Associate Anheuser-Busch Companies, LLC
Dan Colvard Senior Vice President, Sales Driveline Retail Merchandising
Keith Conard Executive Vice President Winston Weber & Associates, Inc.
Sean Connolly President and CEO Hillshire Brands Company
Jack Connors Industry Lead - Grocery Google, Inc.
Patrick Conroy Vice Chairman, US Consumer Products Leader Deloitte, LLP
Paul Cooke Vice President and Director, Industry Relations Nestlé Purina PetCare Company
Carla Cooper Chief Executive Officer Daymon Worldwide Inc.
Gordon Cooper Chief Executive Officer TCC Global
Robin Copping President and CEO CEO Search Partners
Thomas Corley Executive Vice President and President, US Retail Sales and Foodservice Kraft Foods Group, Inc.
Brian Cornell Chief Executive Officer Target Corporation
Paula Correy Chief Customer Officer Hy-Vee, Inc.
Anthony Cosmi Vice President, Sales Foxfire Inc.
Brent Cotten Director, Customer and Industry Affairs The Hershey Company
Kevin Coupe Founder and Content Guy MorningNewsBeat.com
Joe Crafton Chief Executive Officer
William Crenshaw Chief Executive Officer Publix Super Markets, Inc.
Joe Crocker Senior Vice President, Sales Hometown Coffee Company
Nancy Croitoru President and CEO Food & Consumer Products of Canada
Charles Crotwell Executive Vice President Allen & Barbour LLC
Michael Crouse Senior Vice President, Sales Kraft Foods Group, Inc.
Christopher Crum Senior Vice President Blackhawk Network
Michael Cvrlje Senior Vice President, Sales and Logistics Time Inc. Retail
Louis Czanko Vice President, Strategic Sales Valassis Communications, Inc.
Patrick D'Ambrosio Senior Director, Sales National Frozen Foods Corporation
William Dankworth Vice President, Grocery Merchandising, National Foods and Procurement The Kroger Co.
Brad Davidson Senior Vice President, Kellogg Company and President, Kellogg North America
Kevin Davis President and CEO Bristol Farms, Inc.
Ritchie Davis Senior Vice President, Sales and Operations SellEthics Marketing Group, Inc.
Kathie Day Vice President Nestlé Purina PetCare Company
Joe Dean Senior Director, National Sales Planning and Execution, Quaker PepsiCo, Inc.
Simon Decker President and CEO Raw Foods International LLC
Timothy Devanney President Highland Park Market, Inc.
Mark Dickinson Managing Partner Emerge Strategic Solutions
Diane Dietz Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer Safeway Inc.
James DiFilippo Managing Partner Aptaris
David Dillon Chairman of the Board The Kroger Co.
Laura Disciullo Senior Vice President, Solutions and Marketing GS1 US
Jeremy Doak Director, Reward and Wellness Solutions Edenred North America, Inc.
Linda Doherty President New Jersey Food Council
Tanya Domier Chief Executive Officer Advantage Sales & Marketing LLC
David Donnan Partner A.T. Kearney, Inc.
Michael Donnelly Senior Vice President, Merchandising The Kroger Co.
Benno Dorer CEO-elect The Clorox Company
J. Alexander Douglas Jr. President, Coca-Cola North America and Global Chief Customer Officer The Coca-Cola Company
Bruce Dove President Brand View
Raymond Downes Vice President Sales and Marketing Hill PHOENIX
Jonathan Downey Director, Industry Affairs & Business Development, Industry Affairs and Collaboration Grocery Manufacturers Association
Kevin Doyle Chief Customer Officer MillerCoors
Brian Driscoll President and Chief Executive Officer Diamond Foods, Inc.
James Dudlicek Editor-in-Chief Progressive Grocer
Tom Duffy Vice President, Industry Services Nielsen
Wade Duke President, Kroger Team The Coca-Cola Company
Tony Dunning Executive Vice President, Customer Development Jack Link's Beef Jerky
Reginaldo Ecclissato Vice President, Supply Chain North America Unilever
Randy Edeker Chairman of the Board, CEO and President Hy-Vee, Inc.
Ron Edenfield President Wayfield Foods, Inc.
Robert Edwards President and CEO Safeway Inc.
Jamie Egasti Chief Executive Officer Catalina
Dennis Eidson President and CEO SpartanNash Company
Rami El-Zeini Vice President, Client Services Aimia
Kevin Elliott President and Chief Operating Officer SpartanNash Company
Ryan Ellis Director, Retail Marketing Idahoan Foods
William Elmore Vice Chairman Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated
Larry Esten Divisional Vice President American Greetings Corporation
Wesley Eubanks President and CEO The Pictsweet Company
George Eversman Vice President, Retail Channel Sales Dot Foods, Inc.
Drew Facer President and CEO Idahoan Foods
Michael Faherty Vice President, GM Foods Unilever
George Faigen Partner Oliver Wyman Group
John Failla President and Editorial Director Store Brands Decisions
Jay Felts President Comag Marketing Group
Elise Fennig Vice President, Industry Affairs and Collaboration Grocery Manufacturers Association
Nicholas Fereday Vice President, Senior Analyst Rabobank
Tim Fieldhouse Vice President, Field Sales General Mills, Inc.
Randall Fields Chief Executive Officer Park City Group, Inc.
Anne Fink Senior Vice President, PepsiCo Sales PepsiCo, Inc.
Christopher Fink President RetailGrowth
Brian Fischel Vice President, Grocery Campbell Soup Company
Ben Fischer Chief Executive Officer CROSSMARK
James Flannery Senior Executive Vice President, Operations and Industry Affairs Grocery Manufacturers Association
John Flynn President and CEO Fleet Advantage, LLC
Dennis Ford Vice President, Client Solutions ES3, LLC
Thomas Ford Vice President, Food Safety Ecolab, Inc.
Michael Fordney Managing Director BMO Harris Bank N.A.
Julie Francis Chief Commercial Officer The Coca-Cola Company
Derek Frederickson Director, DSD and CSD Bi-Lo Holdings, LLC
Jeff Friedman Vice President and Group Publisher Stagnito Business Information
Ian Friendly Executive Vice President and COO, US Retail General Mills, Inc.
Curtis Funk Vice President, Center Store Lund Food Holdings, Inc.
Jesse Garcia Senior Vice President, Sales and CCO MOM Brands
Tony Gardner Chief Commercial Officer Owens-Illinois
Jerry Garland President and Chief Executive Officer Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Boyd George Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Alex Lee, Inc.
Brian George President and Chief Executive Officer Alex Lee, Inc.
Tom Gillespie Vice President, Customer Development Retail E.&J. Gallo Winery
James Gillis Board Director Park City Group, Inc.
Scott Gilmour Account Executive, Grocery JDA Software Group, Inc.
Dennis Gipson Chief Executive Officer Hussmann Corporation
Irv Glass President ShopRite Glass Gardens, Inc.
Sharon Glass Senior Vice President, Media Sales Catalina
Ira Gleser Vice President, Industry Communications The Coca-Cola Company
Jim Goers Senior Vice President, Account Management and National Brands Topco Associates LLC
Alan Goldstein Vice President and Managing Director Aimia
Jon Golovin Chief Executive Officer Retail Solutions, Inc.
Jerel Golub President and CEO Price Chopper Supermarkets
Neil Golub Executive Chairman of the Board Price Chopper Supermarkets
Hollie Gonzales Retail Recall Strategist Stericycle ExpertRECALL
Bob Goodpaster Vice President, Global Knowledge and Insights The Hershey Company
Steven Goodyear Vice President, U.S. Retail Sales Nestlé Nutrition
Ryan Gooley Recall Consultant Stericycle ExpertRECALL
Paul Gormley Managing Director, Global Commerce sales Google, Inc.
Michael Gorshe Managing Director Accenture
Lisa Gosselin Senior Vice President, US Media - Retail Catalina
Mario Gosselin Chief Executive Officer Kruger Products USA
Dick Grader President and CEO National Frozen Foods Corporation
Beverly Grant President of Retail Solutions IRI
Daniel Alberto Greaves Director, De Productos Al Ualor Asociación Nacional de Tiendas de Autoservicio y Departamentales, A.C. (ANTAD)
Thomas Greco President, Frito Lay North America PepsiCo, Inc.
Paul Gregg Executive Vice President Raw Foods International LLC
Kelly Griffith Executive Vice President and COO, North Region Safeway Inc.
Sally Grimes Chief Innovation Officer Hillshire Brands Company
Scott Grimmett Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Price Chopper Supermarkets
Paul Grimwood Chairman and CEO Nestlé USA, Inc.
Jamie Gronowski Executive Vice President Acosta, Inc.
Richard Gunn Executive Vice President, Merchandising and Marketing K-VA-T Food Stores, Inc.
Thomas Haggai Chairman IGA, INC.
Steve Hall President
Brenda Hambleton Chief Strategy and Marketing Officer ES3, LLC
Roger Hames President and Chief Executive Officer Hames Corp.
Tim Hammonds President Emeritus
Larry Hamwey Vice President, Sales Development The Jel Sert Company
Alan Hartline Executive Vice President, Merchandising and Marketing SpartanNash Company
Harvey Hartman Founder and Chairman The Hartman Group
Alex Hase Senior Vice President, Global Sales Retail Solutions, Inc.
Tim Hassett Senior Vice President and GM, Away From Home and Campbell North America and Chief Customer Officer Campbell Soup Company
John Havens Jr. Vice President, Grocery Sales Nestlé USA, Inc.
Andre Hawaux President, Consumer Foods ConAgra Foods, Inc.
Kathy Hayden Vice President Sales Grocery East WhiteWave Foods Company
Melanie Healey Group President, North America The Procter & Gamble Company
Thomas Heinen Co-President Heinen's Fine Foods, Inc.
David Hepfinger President and CEO
Robert Hermanns Director Food Industry Programs
Mike Herrington Executive Vice President Comag Marketing Group
Jim Hertel Managing Partner Willard Bishop, LLC
Michael Higgins Senior Vice President, Marketing, Strategic Planning and Business Hussmann Corporation
Robert Higgins Executive Director, Academy of Food Marketing Saint Joseph's University
Robert Hill President and CEO Acosta, Inc.
Dennis Hines Associate Allen & Barbour LLC
Thomas Hipwell Vice President and General Manager Nestlé Waters North America
Edward Hoehn Vice President, Brandmasters CROSSMARK
Stephen Holdiman Director, Industry Development Mondelez International
Brian Holland Senior Vice President and CFO Fleet Advantage, LLC
Jim Holton Senior Vice President Sales, East Region Kellogg Company
Dan Hooker Chief Supplier Officer Daymon - Private Brands
James Horner TCC
Donna Howard Vice President and Managing Director, Customer Facing Supply Chain Nestlé Purina PetCare Company
Kevin Hunt Consultant Ralcorp Holdings, Inc.
Michael Hurley Vice President of Custom Marketing Stagnito Business Information
Jaylon Hutton Executive Vice President, Sales and Marketing Niagara Bottling, LLC
Eric Hymas President Shop 'n Save
Jesus Iglesias Market Specialist Treif USA, Inc.
Lawrence Inserra Jr. President Inserra Supermarkets, Inc.
Lindsey Inserra Vice President Inserra Supermarkets, Inc.
Matthew Isotta Partner Oliver Wyman Group
Richard Jacobsen President and CEO Time Inc. Retail
Karen James Co-Publisher and Executive Editor Grocery Business
Dean Janeway Jr. Chief Executive Officer Key Food Stores Co-operative, Inc.
Carl Johnson Executive Vice President, Marketing and Chief Growth Officer Del Monte Foods, Inc.
Dave Johnson Senior Vice President, Business Development Group CROSSMARK
Henry Johnson President W. Lee Flowers & Co., Inc.
Lloyd Johnson Executive Vice President and CSO Diamond Foods, Inc.
Scott Johnson Senior Vice President and Director Financial Supermarkets, Inc.
William Johnson President and CEO Hill PHOENIX
Kelly Johnston Vice President, Government Affairs Campbell Soup Company
Dave Jones Vice President, Industry Initiatives Kellogg Company
Derek Jones Executive Vice President, Wholesale Operations SpartanNash Company
James Jones Vice President, Trade Relations Big Heart Pet Brands
Randall Todd Jones Sr. President Publix Super Markets, Inc.
Kevin Jordan Central Area, Vice President Mondelez International
Thomas Joyce Vice President, Global Customer and Industry Affairs The Hershey Company
Richard Jurgens Retired Chairman and CEO Hy-Vee, Inc.
Henry Karamanoukian Vice President, North America, Customer Business Development The Procter & Gamble Distributing Co.
Mike Kaskie Executive Vice President IRI
Logan Kastner Director, Membership Relations and Services Grocery Manufacturers Association
Deborah Kaufman Vice President, Organizational Effectiveness Imperial Distributors, Inc.
Thomas Kazas Chief Executive Officer Hometown Coffee Company
Jim Keller Senior Consultant
Dan Kelly Vice President, Sales Musco Family Olive Co.
John Kennington Vice President of Sales Ferrero USA, Inc.
Erik Keptner Executive Vice President, Marketing Ahold USA
Omar Khalaf Vice President, Industry Development Kraft Foods Group, Inc.
William Kies Principal Kies Consulting, LLC
Brian King Director, Grocery Retail Environment and Retail Operations Colgate-Palmolive Company
Gary King Regional Vice President, Mass Channel Hallmark Cards, Inc.
Sonny King Executive Chairman Advantage Sales & Marketing LLC
Lisa Kinney Senior Vice President dunnhumbyUSA
David Klein Senior Vice President, Business Development KeHE Distributors
Mitch Klein Vice President, Government Relations and Retail Services Krasdale Foods, Inc.
Susan Klug Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer Unified Grocers, Inc.
Donald Knauss Chairman and CEO The Clorox Company
Andy Knoblauch Senior Vice President of Centerstore Coborn's, Incorporated
George Knobloch Chief Operating Officer Key Food Stores Co-operative, Inc.
Doug Knudsen President, ConAgra Foods Sales
Anil Kothari Senior Vice President Accenture
David Krause Senior Vice President, Category Management Brookshire Grocery Company
Nancy Krawczyk Vice President, Sales and Marketing Network of Executive Women
Bernard Kreilmann President and CEO Ferrero USA, Inc.
Raj Krishnan Managing Director Accenture
Karl Kruse Senior Vice President, Procurement Hy-Vee, Inc.
Kees Kruythoff President, Unilever North America Unilever
Edward Kuehnle Consultant, Catalina Marketing Services
Erica Kuhlmann Market Executive and Managing Director BMO Harris Bank N.A.
Rachel Lam Consumer Products Senior Sector Specialist Deloitte, LLP
Grant LaMontagne Senior Vice President, Chief Customer Officer The Clorox Company
Melvin Landis Chief Retail Sales Officer The Coca-Cola Company
Stacy Landis Vertical Marketing Lead, Consumer Products
Ed Landry Vice President, Sales, US Consumer Foods McCormick & Company, Inc.
Christopher Lane Senior Vice President, Non-Perishables Wakefern Food Corporation
Peter Larkin President and CEO National Grocers Association
Steffen Lauster Vice President Strategy&
Timothy LeBel Vice President of Sales/Demand Planning Mars Chocolate North America
Jerry LeClair Senior Vice President, Sales and Merchandising Giant Eagle, Inc.
Bill Lecznar Chief Executive Officer Synergy Systems Inc.
David Lee President of Merchandising Safeway Inc.
Sidney Leever Chief Technology Officer
Phil Lempert President and Editor The Lempert Report
Debbie Lentz Senior Vice President, Customer Service and Logistics Kraft Foods Group, Inc.
Brian Lernihan Vice President, Industry and Customer Development Unilever
Rhonda Levene Chief Financial Officer Daymon Worldwide and Chief Customer Officer NAPBD Daymon Worldwide Inc.
Derek Lewis Senior Vice President and GM, Pepsi NA Field Operations, PBC PepsiCo, Inc.
John Lewis Global President Nielsen
Travis Lewis President, Promotion Network Inmar Inc.
Robert Ling Jr. President and Chief Executive Officer Unified Grocers, Inc.
Ross Lipari Vice President Sales, Grocery MillerCoors
Bob Livingston Consultant Nielsen
Jeff Loman Vice President, Sales and Marketing Kwikee, a Division of MultiAd
Phil Lombardo Chief Marketing and Merchandising Officer Lund Food Holdings, Inc.
Anthony Longo President and CEO Longo Brothers Fruit Markets Inc.
Maribel Lopez Principal Analyst Lopez Research LLC Lopez Research LLC
Steven Love Vice President Hitachi Consulting Corporation
Tim Lowe Executive Vice President, Merchandising
Wayne Luciano Vice President Marketing CROSSMARK
John Lucot President and COO Giant Eagle, Inc.
Paul Luna Vice President, Global Business Development Foxfire Inc.
Russell Lund III Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Lund Food Holdings, Inc.
Brian Lynch Vice President, Industry Relations National Grocers Association
Paul Maass President, Private Brands and Commercial Foods ConAgra Foods, Inc.
William MacAloney Chairman and CEO
Darcey Macken Senior Vice President, Global Sales Kellogg Company
Robb MacKie President and CEO American Bakers Association
Steve MacWilliams Vice President, Sales Source Refrigeration & HVAC, Inc.
Terri Maloney Vice President, Editorial Director Food World
Robert Mariano Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Roundy's Supermarkets, Inc.
Rick Marino Managing Director the Stores Consulting Group, LLC
Kimberlee Marsh Division Vice President
Jay Marshall Senior Vice President, Marketing and Merchandising Hy-Vee, Inc.
Patti Marshman-Goldblatt Senior Vice President, Retail Consulting and Business Development/Intelligent Shopper Solutions Aimia
Richard Martino Area Vice President Mondelez International
Steve Massie Customer Vice President, National Accounts Mondelez International
Brian Matheis Senior Partner Oliver Wyman Group
Mike Matheis Senior Partner Oliver Wyman Group
Steven Matthesen Executive Vice President, Professional Services Nielsen
Andy Matthews Vice President, Sales Retail Solutions, Inc.
Jennifer Mauldin Chief Client Officer
John Mayer Vice President, U.S. Retail Sales The J.M. Smucker Company
Norman Mayne Chief Executive Officer Dorothy Lane Market, Inc.
William Mayo Senior Vice President, Perishables Wakefern Food Corporation
Sean McBride Executive Vice President, Communications and Membership Services
James McCarthy President and CEO The Snack Food Association
Dan McConegly Vice President and General Manager, Customer Developer Kimberly-Clark Corporation
David McConnell President and CEO GMDC
William McCouch Vice President, Business Development AmeriQuest Business Services, Inc.
Larry McCurry Chairman of the Board Making Change
Terry McDaniel President and CEO Inventure Foods, Inc.
John McGinty Vice President, Customer Development Group Nestlé Purina PetCare Company
Mark McGowan Executive Vice President, Operations Ahold USA
Michael McKinney Senior Vice President, New Business Development Aimia
Edward McLaughlin Director, Food Industry Management Program Cornell University
Greg McLeod Vice President, Trade Marketing Large Format Anheuser-Busch Companies, LLC
Shawn McMillian Chief Sales Officer
Rodney McMullen Chief Executive Officer The Kroger Co.
Bob McTeir President Merchants Distributors, LLC
Joy Mead Associate Director, Marketing The Procter & Gamble Company
Mike Meehan Vice President, Sales and Marketing Fleet Advantage, LLC
Hendrik Meijer Co-Chairman and Co-CEO Meijer, Inc.
James Melton General Manager, National Accounts Hallmark Cards, Inc.
Randolph Melville Senior Vice President, Sales, FLNA PepsiCo, Inc.
Patrick Mersinger Director, Vertical Sales SmartBrief, Inc.
Jeff Metzger Publisher Food World
Donald Meyer President Allen & Barbour LLC
Robin Michel Chief Executive Officer
Martin Miller President and CEO Melitta USA, Inc.
Michael Minasi President, Marketing Safeway Inc.
Rich Miskewicz Managing Director PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP
Todd Mitchell President, Sales Agency CROSSMARK
Manly Molpus Principal The Molpus Advisory Group, LLC
Keith Molzer -
Craig Moore Senior Vice President of Operations
Tracy Moore Senior Vice President, Merchandising, Marketing, Supply Chain and Trade Relations C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Frederick Morganthall II President Harris Teeter LLC
Denise Morrison President and CEO Campbell Soup Company
Perry Moss President Rubicon Global
George Motel Executive Vice President, Retail Development Bozzuto's Inc.
David Mounts Chief Executive Officer Inmar Inc.
Peter Muratore Vice President WSL Strategic Retail
Jim Murphy Senior Vice President, General Manager, Digital Advertising Catalina
Felix Musco Chief Executive Officer Musco Family Olive Co.
Matt Myer Chief Customer Officer Freight Handlers, Inc.
Henry Nahmad President
William Nahmias VP Brand Management & Sales Planning
Rich Nanda Principal Deloitte, LLP
William Nasshan Senior Vice President and CMO Bi-Lo Holdings, LLC
Rick Nechio Director Retail Development, Trade Relations, Communications and Media Anheuser-Busch Companies, LLC
Bob Neslund Advisory Board LTA International Incorporated
Chris Neugent Chairman and CEO MOM Brands
Jeff Newton Senior Vice President, FHI Retail Services Freight Handlers, Inc.
Joy Nicholas Vice President, Industry Relations Balance Innovations, LLC
Lonnie Noble Vice President, Field Sales General Mills, Inc.
Allan Noddle Board Member Daymon Worldwide Inc.
Toby Noiles Senior Vice President, Main Meal, Meals, Ingredients, Beverages and Snacks Safeway Inc.
James Nolan Executive Vice President Bimbo Bakeries USA
Austin Noll Jr. President Austin Noll & Associates LLC
Jim Norred Executive Vice President CROSSMARK
Woody Norris President, Business Development Acosta, Inc.
Paul Norton Senior Vice President New Adjacencies
Jane Novak-Cook Vice President, North America Grocery The Procter & Gamble Company
Patricia Novosel Americas Consumer Products Leader Ernst & Young LLP
Craig Nowokunski Vice President North American Customer Development Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Michael Nugent General Manager and Chief Executive NuVal LLC
Haluk Nural Senior Vice President, Manufacturer Client Leadership dunnhumbyUSA
Siobhan O'Bara Senior Vice President, Industry Engagement GS1 US
Kyle O'Brien Executive Vice President, Sales Chobani, Inc.
Ian O'Donnell Trade Communication Director Mars Chocolate North America
Sean O'Farrell Market Development Director Dematic
Shawn O'Grady Senior Vice President, President, US Retail Sales General Mills, Inc.
Tom O'Reilly President and CEO Aptaris
Keith Olscamp Vice President, Industry Relations and Trade Marketing Campbell Soup Company
Randall Onstead President and Chief Executive Officer Bi-Lo Holdings, LLC
David Orgel Editor-in-Chief Supermarket News
Valerie Oswalt Area Vice President Mondelez International
William Pack President
Robert Palmer Executive Vice President, Procurement and Sales C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Clement Pappas CEO Clement Pappas & Co., Inc.
Peter Pappas Chief Customer Officer and Senior Vice President Sales & Marketing Dean Foods Company
Jack Parker President, Grocery Channel Acosta, Inc.
David Parry President The News Group
Donna Patterson Chief Global Fundraising Officer Enactus
John Paul Vice President, Sales and Marketing SpartanNash Company
Jorge Pena Vice President, GM Food Channels The Hershey Company
Michael Pengue Executive Vice President, Retail Division Nestlé Waters North America
Fred Penny Executive Vice President Bimbo Bakeries USA
Deborah Perkins Managing Director Rabobank
Joy Peters Partner A.T. Kearney, Inc.
Andy Peykoff II President and CEO Niagara Bottling, LLC
John Phillips Senior Vice President, Customer Supply Chain and Global GTM PepsiCo, Inc.
Alfred Plamann Retired Chief Executive Officer Unified Grocers, Inc.
Michael Porche President, Source Interlink Distribution Source Interlink Companies
Jack Porter Executive Vice President, Trade Relations KeHE Distributors
Arthur Potash Chief Executive Officer Potash Markets
Michael Potthoff Vice President, Sales Large Format Anheuser-Busch Companies, LLC
Marc Poulin President and Chief Executive Officer Sobeys Inc.
Ken Powell Chairman of the Board and CEO General Mills, Inc.
Ian Prisuta Senior Vice President, Grocery Merchandising Giant Eagle, Inc.
Frank Puleo Vice President, Category Management SpartanNash Company
Don Quigley President, US Sales Mondelez International
Tim Quinn Vice President, Trade Development Mars Chocolate North America
Dewayne Rabon Group Vice President, Center Store Bi-Lo Holdings, LLC
Joel Rampoldt Partner Oliver Wyman Group
Donna Rando Account Executive JDA Software Group, Inc.
Doug Ratto Senior Vice President, Non-Perishables
Bobby Ray Vice President, Retail and Private Brands
Rick Rayford President and CEO Brookshire Grocery Company
MacGregor Read Co-Chief Executive Officer Grocery Outlet Inc.
Jeff Reagan Senior Vice President, Marketing and Logistics Wakefern Food Corporation
Bob Reeves Vice President, West Shelby Publishing Co., Inc.
Amy Reibrich Director, Field Sales Pfizer Consumer Healthcare
Sean Reid Chief Customer Officer Hillshire Brands Company
Chris Resweber Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications and Public Affairs The J.M. Smucker Company
Bob Richardson Director of Sales The Clorox Company
Michael Ridenour Customer Vice President, Industry Development Kraft Foods Group, Inc.
James Rinaldi Vice President Sales Proprietary Brands LiDestri Foods, Inc.
Sabine Ritter Executive Vice President, Strategy, Industry Initatives, Strategic Alliances The Consumer Goods Forum
Cicily Robinson Senior Manager American Express
Talbott Roche President Blackhawk Network
Gary Rodkin Chief Executive Officer ConAgra Foods, Inc.
Rogelio Rodríguez Morales Senior Vice President, Development Asociación Nacional de Tiendas de Autoservicio y Departamentales, A.C. (ANTAD)
George Roeth Executive Vice President, Household and Lifestyle The Clorox Company
James Rogers President and CEO
Alvin Rohrs President and CEO Enactus
Gary Roland Vice President, Grocery Sales Nestlé Nutrition
Dominick Romano Vice President and COO Ronetco Supermarkets, Inc.
Christina Romas Director, Business Development Park City Group, Inc.
Arthur Rosenberg Vice President, Industry and Customer Development PepsiCo, Inc.
Alison Rosenblum Director, Strategic Acct Development Coffee Bean International
Craig Rosenblum Partner Willard Bishop, LLC
Paula Rosenblum Managing Partner Retail Systems Research
John Ross President, Inmar Analytics, CMO Inmar Inc.
William Rossi Senior Director, Geographic Food Customers The Hershey Company
Frank Rostan Senior Vice President Wakefern Food Corporation
Maxwell Rule Chief Financial Officer Hames Corp.
Jim Rund Executive Vice President, US Media
Bharat Rupani Interim President, NAPBD Daymon Worldwide Inc.
James Rushing Partner A.T. Kearney, Inc.
Jerry Rymont Publisher, Vice President Supermarket News
Julia Sabin Vice President, Industry and Government Affairs The J.M. Smucker Company
Robert Safian Editor-in-Chief Fast Company Magazine
John Saidnawey President and COO JOH
Sabina Saksena Managing Director PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP
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