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2013 Midwinter Executive Conference: Registered Attendees

The following list shows all attendees as of September 20, 2014.


Attendee Name Title  Company
Robert Byrne Senior Partner A.T. Kearney, Inc.
David Donnan Partner A.T. Kearney, Inc.
Joy Peters Partner A.T. Kearney, Inc.
James Rushing Partner A.T. Kearney, Inc.
James Coleman Partner Accenture
Michael Gorshe Managing Director Accenture
Anil Kothari Senior Vice President Accenture
Raj Krishnan Managing Director Accenture
Richard Simon Managing Director Accenture
Michael Tracy Commercial Lead Accenture
Jamie Gronowski Executive Vice President Acosta, Inc.
Robert Hill President and CEO Acosta, Inc.
Woody Norris President, Client Development Acosta, Inc.
Jack Parker President, Grocery Channel Acosta, Inc.
Aidan Tracey President, Acosta Marketing Group Acosta, Inc.
David Arbanas SVP, Business Development Advantage Sales & Marketing LLC
Tanya Domier Chief Executive Officer Advantage Sales & Marketing LLC
Sonny King Executive Chairman Advantage Sales & Marketing LLC
Mike Salzberg President and COO Advantage Sales & Marketing LLC
Martin Arter President and Chief Executive Officer Affiliated Foods Midwest Cooperative, Inc.
Judy Spires Chief Executive Officer AG Supermarket Holdings
Erik Keptner Executive Vice President, Marketing Ahold USA
Mark McGowan Executive Vice President, Operations Ahold USA
Luc Bondar Senior Vice President Aimia
Rami El-Zeini Vice President, Client Services Aimia
Alan Goldstein Vice President and Managing Director Aimia
Patti Marshman-Goldblatt Senior Vice President, Retail Consulting and Business Development/Intelligent Shopper Solutions Aimia
Michael McKinney Senior Vice President, New Business Development Aimia
Brian Sinclair President, U.S. Coalition Aimia
Boyd George Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Alex Lee, Inc.
Brian George President and Chief Executive Officer Alex Lee, Inc.
Charles Crotwell Executive Vice President Allen & Barbour LLC
Dennis Hines Associate Allen & Barbour LLC
Donald Meyer President Allen & Barbour LLC
Sal Stazzone President and Chief Financial Officer Alliance Foods, Inc.
Robb MacKie President and CEO American Bakers Association
Cicily Robinson Senior Manager American Express
Larry Esten Divisional Vice President American Greetings Corporation
Tim Tillia Senior Director, Grocery Channel American Greetings Corporation
Douglas Clark President and CEO AmeriQuest Business Services, Inc.
William McCouch Vice President, Business Development AmeriQuest Business Services, Inc.
David Almeida Vice President, Sales Anheuser-Busch Companies, LLC
Ryan Becker Senior Sales Director Anheuser-Busch Companies, LLC
Mary Colon Associate Anheuser-Busch Companies, LLC
Greg McLeod Vice President, Trade Marketing Large Format Anheuser-Busch Companies, LLC
Rick Nechio Director Retail Development, Trade Relations, Communications and Media Anheuser-Busch Companies, LLC
Michael Potthoff Vice President, Sales Large Format Anheuser-Busch Companies, LLC
CJ Watson Vice President, Category Management Anheuser-Busch Companies, LLC
Chris Williams Vice President, National Retail Sales Anheuser-Busch Companies, LLC
Jeffrey Clark Chief Executive Officer Anthony
Anthony Bruce Chief Executive Officer Applied Predictive Technologies, Inc.
Michelle Carter Vice President Applied Predictive Technologies, Inc.
James DiFilippo Managing Partner Aptaris
Sidney Leever Chief Technology Officer Aptaris
Tom O'Reilly President and CEO Aptaris
Daniel Alberto Greaves Director, De Productos Al Ualor Asociación Nacional de Tiendas de Autoservicio y Departamentales, A.C. (ANTAD)
Rogelio Rodríguez Morales Senior Vice President, Development Asociación Nacional de Tiendas de Autoservicio y Departamentales, A.C. (ANTAD)
Vicente Yáñez Chief Executive Officer Asociación Nacional de Tiendas de Autoservicio y Departamentales, A.C. (ANTAD)
S. Neal Berube President and Chief Executive Officer Associated Food Stores, Inc.
Steve Arnold Senior Vice President, Marketing Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Jerry Garland President and Chief Executive Officer Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Scott Welman President, Always Fresh Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Matthew Saunders President and Chief Executive Officer Associated Wholesalers, Inc.
Wayne Boggs Regional Director Atlas Logistics an Americold Subsidiary
Austin Noll Jr. President Austin Noll & Associates LLC
Gil Anderson President and COO Balance Innovations, LLC
Joy Nicholas Vice President, Industry Relations Balance Innovations, LLC
David Ball Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Ball's Price Chopper/Hen House Markets
Mike Beal Chief Operating Officer Ball's Price Chopper/Hen House Markets
Michael Byars President Bi-Lo Holdings, LLC
Derek Frederickson Director, DSD and CSD Bi-Lo Holdings, LLC
William Nasshan Senior Vice President and CMO Bi-Lo Holdings, LLC
Randall Onstead President and Chief Executive Officer Bi-Lo Holdings, LLC
Dewayne Rabon Group Vice President, Center Store Bi-Lo Holdings, LLC
Larry Stablein Executive Vice President and Chief Merchandising Marketing Officer Bi-Lo Holdings, LLC
James Jones Vice President, Trade Relations Big Heart Pet Brands
James Nolan Executive Vice President Bimbo Bakeries USA
Fred Penny Executive Vice President Bimbo Bakeries USA
Christopher Crum Senior Vice President Blackhawk Network
Talbott Roche President Blackhawk Network
Bill Tauscher Chairman and CEO Blackhawk Network
Michael Fordney Managing Director BMO Harris Bank N.A.
Erica Kuhlmann Market Executive and Managing Director BMO Harris Bank N.A.
Thomas Blischok Chief Retail Strategist and Senior Executive Advisor Booz & Co.
Steffen Lauster Vice President Booz & Co.
Michael Bozzuto Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Bozzuto's Inc.
George Motel Executive Vice President, Retail Development Bozzuto's Inc.
Bruce Dove President Brand View
Kevin Davis President and CEO Bristol Farms, Inc.
Matt Turnbull Executive Vice President, Business Development Bristol Farms, Inc.
Kevin Albritton Executive Vice President, Sales and Marketing Brookshire Grocery Company
David Krause Senior Vice President, Category Management Brookshire Grocery Company
Rick Rayford President and CEO Brookshire Grocery Company
Michael Terry Executive Vice President, Retail Operations Brookshire Grocery Company
Scott Cameron Senior Vice President, U.S. Sales Bumble Bee Foods, LLC
Tracy Moore Senior Vice President, Merchandising, Marketing, Supply Chain and Trade Relations C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Robert Palmer Executive Vice President, Procurement and Sales C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Gregory Calhoun President and CEO Calhoun Enterprises, Inc.
Mark Alexander President, Campbell North America Campbell Soup Company
Brian Fischel Vice President, Grocery Campbell Soup Company
Tim Hassett Senior Vice President and GM, Away From Home and Campbell North America and Chief Customer Officer Campbell Soup Company
Kelly Johnston Vice President, Government Affairs Campbell Soup Company
Denise Morrison President and CEO Campbell Soup Company
Keith Olscamp Vice President, Industry Relations and Trade Marketing Campbell Soup Company
Trish Brynjolfsson Group Vice President, Brand and Industry Development Catalina
Jennifer Burke Senior Vice President, Media Sales Catalina
Jamie Egasti Chief Executive Officer Catalina
Sharon Glass Senior Vice President, Media Sales Catalina
Lisa Gosselin Senior Vice President, US Media - Retail Catalina
Jim Keller Senior Consultant Catalina
Edward Kuehnle Consultant, Catalina Marketing Services Catalina
Jim Murphy Senior Vice President, Digital Sales and Business Development Catalina
Jim Rund Executive Vice President, US Media Catalina
Robin Copping President and CEO CEO Search Partners
Chris Timmer Vice President, Retail Sales CHEP
Dan Walsh Vice President, Sales and Commercial Strategy CHEP
Kyle O'Brien Executive Vice President, Sales Chobani, Inc.
Tim Seaton Vice President, Retail Sales Chobani, Inc.
Clement Pappas CEO Clement Pappas & Co., Inc.
Chris Coborn President and Chief Executive Officer Coborn's, Incorporated
Andy Knoblauch Senior Vice President, Sales and Merchandising Coborn's, Incorporated
William Elmore Vice Chairman Coca-Cola Bottling Company Consolidated
Michael Cassara Vice President, National Retail Sales North Coca-Cola Refreshments
Michael Cinque President, Kroger Team Coca-Cola Refreshments
Wade Duke President, Kroger Team Coca-Cola Refreshments
Julie Francis Chief Commercial Officer Coca-Cola Refreshments
Ira Gleser Vice President, Industry Communications Coca-Cola Refreshments
Melvin Landis Chief Retail Sales Officer Coca-Cola Refreshments
Ern Sherman Vice President, Retail Industry Affairs Coca-Cola Refreshments
Mike Stevenson Regional Vice President, National Retail Sales Coca-Cola Refreshments
Jay Toups Vice President, National Accounts Coca-Cola Refreshments
Glen Walter President and Chief Operating Officer Coca-Cola Refreshments
Alison Rosenblum Director, Strategic Acct Development Coffee Bean International
Steven Skinner Vice President, Retail, CPG and T&H Practice Leader Cognizant Technology Solutions
Brian King Director, Grocery Retail Environment and Retail Operations Colgate-Palmolive Company
Peter Thompson Director, Customer and Industry Development Colgate-Palmolive Company
Jay Felts President Comag Marketing Group
Mike Herrington Executive Vice President Comag Marketing Group
Albert Bolles Executive Vice President, Research, Quality and Innovation ConAgra Foods, Inc.
Joan Chow Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer ConAgra Foods, Inc.
Andre Hawaux President, Consumer Foods ConAgra Foods, Inc.
Paul Maass President, Private Brands and Commercial Foods ConAgra Foods, Inc.
Gary Rodkin Chief Executive Officer ConAgra Foods, Inc.
Edward McLaughlin Director, Food Industry Management Program Cornell University
Mir Aamir Chief Financial Officer and COO Coupons.com Incorporated
Ben Fischer Chief Executive Officer CROSSMARK
Edward Hoehn Vice President, Brandmasters CROSSMARK
Dave Johnson Senior Vice President, Business Development Group CROSSMARK
Wayne Luciano Vice President Marketing CROSSMARK
Todd Mitchell President, Sales Agency CROSSMARK
Jim Norred Executive Vice President CROSSMARK
Michael Stern Senior Vice President, Retail Operations CROSSMARK
Dan Hooker Chief Supplier Officer Daymon - Private Brands
Carla Cooper Chief Executive Officer Daymon Worldwide Inc.
Rhonda Levene Chief Financial fficer & Chief Customer Officer NAPBD Daymon Worldwide Inc.
Kimberlee Marsh Division Vice President Daymon Worldwide Inc.
Allan Noddle Board Member Daymon Worldwide Inc.
Bharat Rupani Interim President, NAPBD Daymon Worldwide Inc.
Andres Siefken Chief Marketing Officer Daymon Worldwide Inc.
John Summers Vice President Daymon Worldwide Inc.
Peter Pappas Chief Customer Officer and Senior Vice President Sales & Marketing Dean Foods Company
Carl Johnson Group Executive Vice President & Chief Growth Officer Del Monte Foods, Inc.
David West President & Chief Executive Officer Del Monte Foods, Inc.
Mike Vail Chief Merchant & Supply Chain Officer Delhaize America
Patrick Conroy Vice Chairman, US Consumer Products Leader Deloitte, LLP
Rachel Lam Consumer Products Senior Sector Specialist Deloitte, LLP
Rich Nanda Principal Deloitte, LLP
Paula Spoto National Sector Marketing Leader - Consumer Products Deloitte, LLP
Sean O'Farrell Market Development Director Dematic
Daniel Triot Founder & President DHT Consulting, LLC
Brian Driscoll President and Chief Executive Officer Diamond Foods, Inc.
Lloyd Johnson Executive Vice President and CSO Diamond Foods, Inc.
Stephen Sibert Vice President, Corporate Affairs Diamond Foods, Inc.
Norman Mayne Chief Executive Officer Dorothy Lane Market, Inc.
George Eversman Vice President, Retail Channel Sales Dot Foods, Inc.
Patrick Tracy Chairman Dot Foods, Inc.
Dan Colvard Senior Vice President, Sales Driveline Retail Merchandising
Gary Cofer Executive Vice President dunnhumbyUSA
Lisa Kinney Senior Vice President dunnhumbyUSA
Haluk Nural Senior Vice President, Manufacturer Client Leadership dunnhumbyUSA
Bob Welch Senior Vice President dunnhumbyUSA
Tom Gillespie Vice President, Customer Development Retail E.&J. Gallo Winery
Herbert Smith Vice President Customer Development Retail E.&J. Gallo Winery
Steve Sprinkle Vice President, Domestic Sales E.&J. Gallo Winery
Marc Adams Vice President and General Manager, Global Food Retail Ecolab, Inc.
Carl Anderson Vice President, Global Corporate Accounts Ecolab, Inc.
Thomas Ford Vice President, Food Safety Ecolab, Inc.
Brian Ager Business Development Manager, Grocery Edenred North America, Inc.
Jeremy Doak Director, Reward and Wellness Solutions Edenred North America, Inc.
Edward Salzano President EDNJ Associates, Inc.
Christy Spoa Sr. President Ellwood City Save-A-Lot
Mark Dickinson Managing Partner Emerge Strategic Solutions
Donna Patterson Chief Global Fundraising Officer Enactus
Alvin Rohrs President and CEO Enactus
Thomas Bornemann Principal Ernst & Young LLP
Patricia Novosel Americas Consumer Products Leader Ernst & Young LLP
Dennis Ford Vice President, Client Solutions ES3, LLC
Brenda Hambleton Chief Strategy and Marketing Officer ES3, LLC
Scott Beckwith Chief Administrative Officer Fareway Stores, Inc.
Robert Safian Editor-in-Chief Fast Company Magazine
Bill Bradshaw Vice President, Sales Federated Group, Inc.
Bob Aiken President and CEO Feeding America
Bill Thomas Chief Supply Chain Officer Feeding America
Martino Caretto Institutional Affairs Ferrero USA, Inc.
John Kennington Vice President of Sales Ferrero USA, Inc.
Bernard Kreilmann President and CEO Ferrero USA, Inc.
Mark Skogen President and Chief Executive Officer Festival Foods
Kirk Stoa Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Festival Foods
Roy Bell President and CEO Financial Supermarkets, Inc.
Scott Johnson Senior Vice President and Director Financial Supermarkets, Inc.
Steve Sorensen Director Financial Supermarkets, Inc.
John Flynn President and CEO Fleet Advantage, LLC
Brian Holland Senior Vice President and CFO Fleet Advantage, LLC
Mike Meehan Vice President, Sales and Marketing Fleet Advantage, LLC
Nancy Croitoru President and CEO Food & Consumer Products of Canada
Doug Baker Vice President, Private Brands Food Marketing Institute
Terri Maloney Vice President, Editorial Director Food World
Jeff Metzger Publisher Food World
Anthony Cosmi Vice President, Sales Foxfire Inc.
Paul Luna Vice President, Global Business Development Foxfire Inc.
Matt Myer Chief Customer Officer Freight Handlers, Inc.
Jeff Newton Senior Vice President, FHI Retail Services Freight Handlers, Inc.
C. Ryan Wall President and COO Freight Handlers, Inc.
Chuck Wall Chief Executive Officer Freight Handlers, Inc.
Carole Bitter Ph.D. President and CEO Friedman's Freshmarkets
Tim Fieldhouse Vice President, Field Sales General Mills, Inc.
Ian Friendly Executive Vice President and COO, US Retail General Mills, Inc.
Lonnie Noble Vice President, Field Sales General Mills, Inc.
Shawn O'Grady Senior Vice President, President, US Retail Sales General Mills, Inc.
Ken Powell Chairman of the Board and CEO General Mills, Inc.
Kevin Schoen Vice President, Logistics and Customer Supply Chain General Mills, Inc.
Mark Wilhite Vice President, Industry Initiatives and Zone Sales General Mills, Inc.
David Wurm Vice President, Sales Strategy and Capabilites General Mills, Inc.
Jerry LeClair Senior Vice President, Sales and Merchandising Giant Eagle, Inc.
John Lucot President and COO Giant Eagle, Inc.
Ian Prisuta Senior Vice President, Grocery Merchandising Giant Eagle, Inc.
John Tedesco Senior Vice President, Good Cents Giant Eagle, Inc.
David McConnell President and CEO GMDC
Jack Connors Industry Lead - Grocery Google, Inc.
Paul Gormley Managing Director, Global Commerce sales Google, Inc.
Karen James Co-Publisher and Executive Editor Grocery Business
Kevin Smith Co-Publisher and Content Director Grocery Business
Steven Werner Associate Publisher Grocery Headquarters Magazine
Pamela Bailey President and CEO Grocery Manufacturers Association
Jonathan Downey Director, Industry Affairs & Business Development, Industry Affairs and Collaboration Grocery Manufacturers Association
Elise Fennig Vice President, Industry Affairs and Collaboration Grocery Manufacturers Association
James Flannery Senior Executive Vice President, Operations and Industry Affairs Grocery Manufacturers Association
Logan Kastner Director, Membership Relations and Services Grocery Manufacturers Association
Mary Sophos Executive Vice President, Policy and Strategic Planning Grocery Manufacturers Association
MacGregor Read Co-Chief Executive Officer Grocery Outlet Inc.
Bob Carpenter President and CEO GS1 US
Laura Disciullo Senior Vice President, Solutions and Marketing GS1 US
Siobhan O'Bara Senior Vice President, Industry Engagement GS1 US
Gary King Regional Vice President, Mass Channel Hallmark Cards, Inc.
James Melton Regional Vice President Hallmark Cards, Inc.
Roger Hames President and Chief Executive Officer Hames Corp.
Maxwell Rule Chief Financial Officer Hames Corp.
Roger Collins Chairman and CEO Harps Food Stores, Inc.
Rodney Antolock Executive Vice President Harris Teeter, Inc.
Frederick Morganthall II President and Chief Operating Officer Harris Teeter, Inc.
Alfred Aldridge III President and CEO Head of Sales Consulting
Thomas Heinen Co-President Heinen's Fine Foods, Inc.
Timothy Devanney President Highland Park Market, Inc.
Raymond Downes Vice President Sales and Marketing Hill PHOENIX
William Johnson President and CEO Hill PHOENIX
Dennis Belcastro Senior Vice President, Government Affairs and Industry Collaboration Hillshire Brands Company
Andy Callahan President Hillshire Brands Company
Sean Connolly President and CEO Hillshire Brands Company
Sally Grimes Chief Innovation Officer Hillshire Brands Company
Sean Reid Chief Customer Officer Hillshire Brands Company
Christopher Witte Vice President, Customer Development Hillshire Brands Company
Steven Love Vice President Hitachi Consulting Corporation
Michael Bacco President Hometown Coffee Company
Joe Crocker Senior Vice President, Sales Hometown Coffee Company
Thomas Kazas Chief Executive Officer Hometown Coffee Company
Dennis Gipson Chief Executive Officer Hussmann Corporation
Michael Higgins Senior Vice President, Marketing, Strategic Planning and Business Hussmann Corporation
Brett Bremser Senior Vice President, Operations West Region Hy-Vee, Inc.
Paula Correy Chief Customer Officer Hy-Vee, Inc.
Randy Edeker Chairman of the Board, CEO and President Hy-Vee, Inc.
Richard Jurgens Retired Chairman and CEO Hy-Vee, Inc.
Karl Kruse Senior Vice President, Procurement Hy-Vee, Inc.
Jay Marshall Senior Vice President, Marketing and Merchandising Hy-Vee, Inc.
Nate Stewart Vice President, Perishables Hy-Vee, Inc.
Tom Watson Executive Vice President, Chief Retail Officer Hy-Vee, Inc.
Jon Wendel Executive Vice President, Operations, Western Region Hy-Vee, Inc.
Monte Wiese Senior Vice President, Supply Chain Hy-Vee, Inc.
Ryan Ellis Director, Retail Marketing Idahoan Foods
Drew Facer President and CEO Idahoan Foods
Mark Batenic President and Chief Executive Officer IGA, INC.
Thomas Haggai Chairman IGA, INC.
Deborah Kaufman Vice President, Organizational Effectiveness Imperial Distributors, Inc.
Travis Lewis President, Promotion Network Inmar Inc.
David Mounts Chief Executive Officer Inmar Inc.
John Ross President, Inmar Analytics, CMO Inmar Inc.
Lawrence Inserra Jr. President Inserra Supermarkets, Inc.
Lindsey Inserra Vice President Inserra Supermarkets, Inc.
Terry McDaniel President and CEO Inventure Foods, Inc.
Andrew Appel President & CEO IRI
Piyush Chaudhari President, Americas and Global Strategy IRI
Beverly Grant President of Retail Solutions IRI
Mike Kaskie Executive Vice President IRI
Robert Tomei President, Consumer and Shopper Insights IRI
Scott Gilmour Account Executive, Grocery JDA Software Group, Inc.
Donna Rando Account Executive JDA Software Group, Inc.
John Saidnawey President and COO JOH
Richard Gunn Executive Vice President, Merchandising and Marketing K-VA-T Food Stores, Inc.
Steven Smith President and Chief Executive Officer K-VA-T Food Stores, Inc.
Brandon Barnholt President and Chief Executive Officer KeHE Distributors
David Klein Senior Vice President, Business Development KeHE Distributors
Jack Porter Executive Vice President, U.S. Chain Sales KeHE Distributors
Bruce Brown Senior Vice President Sales, West Region Kellogg Company
John Bryant President and CEO Kellogg Company
Jim Holton Senior Vice President Sales, East Region Kellogg Company
Dave Jones Vice President, Industry Initiatives Kellogg Company
Darcey Macken Senior Vice President, Global Sales Kellogg Company
Mark Wagner President, Kellogg USA Sales Kellogg Company
Dean Janeway Jr. Chief Executive Officer Key Food Stores Co-operative, Inc.
George Knobloch Chief Operating Officer Key Food Stores Co-operative, Inc.
William Kies Principal Kies Consulting, LLC
James Athey Vice President and General Manager, Grocery Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Tony Dunning Vice President Consumer Sales and Customer Development Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Dan McConegly Vice President and General Manager, Customer Developer Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Craig Nowokunski Vice President North American Customer Development Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Dick Boer President and Chief Executive Officer Koninklijke Ahold nv
Thomas Corley Executive Vice President and President, US Retail Sales and Foodservice Kraft Foods Group, Inc.
Omar Khalaf Vice President, Industry Development Kraft Foods Group, Inc.
Debbie Lentz Senior Vice President, Customer Service and Logistics Kraft Foods Group, Inc.
Michael Ridenour Customer Vice President, Industry Development Kraft Foods Group, Inc.
Anthony Vernon Chief Executive Officer Kraft Foods Group, Inc.
Mitch Klein Vice President, Government Relations and Retail Services Krasdale Foods, Inc.
Mario Gosselin Chief Executive Officer Kruger Products USA
Jeff Loman Vice President, Sales and Marketing Kwikee, a Division of MultiAd
James Rinaldi Vice President, Sales and Marketing LiDestri Foods, Inc.
Anthony Longo President and CEO Longo Brothers Fruit Markets Inc.
Maribel Lopez Principal Analyst Lopez Research LLC Lopez Research LLC
Chris Van Parys Vice President, Fresh Sales Lowes Foods, LLC
Bob Neslund Advisory Board LTA International Incorporated
Curtis Funk Vice President, Center Store Lund Food Holdings, Inc.
Phil Lombardo Chief Marketing and Merchandising Officer Lund Food Holdings, Inc.
Russell Lund III Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Lund Food Holdings, Inc.
Larry McCurry Chairman of the Board Making Change
Denis Zegar President and CEO Making Change
Mark Baum Managing Partner MARCAT Group, LLC
Timothy LeBel Vice President of Sales/Demand Planning Mars Chocolate North America
Ian O'Donnell Trade Communication Director Mars Chocolate North America
Tim Quinn Vice President, Trade Development Mars Chocolate North America
John Seeberger Vice President, U.S. Grocery Mars Chocolate North America
Ed Landry Vice President, Sales, US Consumer Foods McCormick & Company, Inc.
Ken Stickevers President, U.S. Consumer Products Division McCormick & Company, Inc.
Randy Sullins Vice President, Trade Relations McCormick & Company, Inc.
Mark Timbie President, Consumer Foods Americas and CAO McCormick & Company, Inc.
Steve Yarbrough Vice President, US Retail Sales and Customer Development Mead Johnson Nutrition
Hendrik Meijer Co-Chairman and Co-CEO Meijer, Inc.
J.K. Symancyk President Meijer, Inc.
Peter Whitsett Executive Vice President, Merchandising and Marketing Meijer, Inc.
Peter Steinbrick Vice President, Marketing and Business Development Melissa's/World Variety Produce, Inc.
Martin Miller President and CEO Melitta USA, Inc.
Bob McTeir President Merchants Distributors, LLC
Bart Butler Director, Retail Sales US and Canada Merisant Company
Kevin Doyle Chief Customer Officer MillerCoors
Ross Lipari Vice President Sales, Grocery MillerCoors
Nathan Steele Vice President, Kroger MillerCoors MillerCoors
Jesse Garcia Senior Vice President, Sales and CCO MOM Brands
Chris Neugent Chairman and CEO MOM Brands
Paul Avampato Vice President, Customer Service & Logistics Mondelez International
Rick Brindle Vice President of Industry Development Mondelez International
David Burns Vice President Sales - South Mondelez International
Stephen Holdiman Director, Industry Development Mondelez International
Kevin Jordan Central Area, Vice President Mondelez International
Richard Martino Area Vice President Mondelez International
Steve Massie Customer Vice President, National Accounts Mondelez International
Valerie Oswalt Area Vice President Mondelez International
Don Quigley President, US Sales Mondelez International
Craig Simon Vice President, Customer Business Development Mondelez International
Kevin Coupe Founder and Content Guy MorningNewsBeat.com
Dan Kelly Vice President, Sales Musco Family Olive Co.
Felix Musco Chief Executive Officer Musco Family Olive Co.
Walt Coleman Customer Development, Global Food Packaging MWV
Diane Teer Chief Marketing & Innovation Officer, Global Food & Beverage MWV
Suzanne Clarridge President and CEO My Brands
Richard Tarrant Chief Executive Officer MyWebGrocer
Larry Wilson Vice President, Customer Relations National Confectioners Association
Robert Ashmun Vice President, Sales National Frozen Foods Corporation
Patrick D'Ambrosio Senior Director, Sales National Frozen Foods Corporation
Dick Grader President and CEO National Frozen Foods Corporation
Andrew Zolli Futurist , Executive Director and Chief Creative of PopTech National Geographic Speakers Bureau
Peter Larkin President and CEO National Grocers Association
Brian Lynch Vice President, Industry Relations National Grocers Association
William Thomas National Sales Director Neogen Corporation
Steven Goodyear Vice President, U.S. Retail Sales Nestlé Nutrition
Gary Roland Vice President, Grocery Sales Nestlé Nutrition
Paul Cooke Vice President and Director, Industry Relations Nestlé Purina PetCare Company
Kathie Day Vice President Nestlé Purina PetCare Company
Donna Howard Vice President and Managing Director, Customer Facing Supply Chain Nestlé Purina PetCare Company
John McGinty Vice President, Customer Development Group Nestlé Purina PetCare Company
Jeff Siegel Vice President, Customer Interface Group Nestlé Purina PetCare Company
Joseph Sivewright President, North America Pet Food Nestlé Purina PetCare Company
Marty Tendler Vice President, Procurement and Logistics Nestlé Purina PetCare Company
John Bowers Director, Sales Communications and Administration Nestlé USA, Inc.
Paul Grimwood Chairman and CEO Nestlé USA, Inc.
John Havens Jr. Vice President, Grocery Sales Nestlé USA, Inc.
Tony Sarsam President, Nestlé Direct Store Delivery Nestlé USA, Inc.
Tom Smith President, Nestle Sales Nestlé USA, Inc.
Thomas Hipwell Vice President and General Manager Nestlé Waters North America
Michael Pengue Executive Vice President, Retail Division Nestlé Waters North America
Nancy Krawczyk Vice President, Sales and Marketing Network of Executive Women
Joan Toth President and CEO Network of Executive Women
Linda Doherty President New Jersey Food Council
Jaylon Hutton Executive Vice President, Sales and Marketing Niagara Bottling, LLC
Andy Peykoff II President and CEO Niagara Bottling, LLC
Tom Duffy Vice President, Industry Services Nielsen
John Lewis President, Americas Nielsen
Bob Livingston Consultant Nielsen
Steven Matthesen Executive Vice President, Professional Services Nielsen
Michael Treboni Senior Vice President, Retail Services Nielsen
Michael Nugent General Manager and Chief Executive NuVal LLC
Paul Beswick Partner Oliver Wyman Group
George Faigen Partner Oliver Wyman Group
Matthew Isotta Partner Oliver Wyman Group
Brian Matheis Senior Partner Oliver Wyman Group
Mike Matheis Senior Partner Oliver Wyman Group
Joel Rampoldt Partner Oliver Wyman Group
Ricardo Alvarez President and CEO Overhill Farms, Inc.
Tony Gardner Chief Commercial Officer Owens-Illinois
Randall Fields Chief Executive Officer Park City Group, Inc.
James Gillis Board Director Park City Group, Inc.
Christina Romas Director, Business Development Park City Group, Inc.
Peter Wolf Vice President, Sales - Strategic Accounts ParTech, Inc.
Daniel Bagan Senior Vice President Penton Media, Inc
Irene Britt President Pepperidge Farm, Inc.
Mark Schreiber Senior Vice President, Sales and Distribution Pepperidge Farm, Inc.
Albert Carey Chief Executive Officer, PepsiCo Americas Beverages PepsiCo, Inc.
Michael Crouse Vice President and General Manager, Supermarkets Channel PepsiCo, Inc.
Joe Dean Senior Director, National Sales Planning and Execution, Quaker PepsiCo, Inc.
Anne Fink Senior Vice President, PepsiCo Sales PepsiCo, Inc.
Thomas Greco President, Frito Lay North America PepsiCo, Inc.
Derek Lewis Senior Vice President and GM, Pepsi NA Field Operations, PBC PepsiCo, Inc.
Randolph Melville Senior Vice President, Sales, FLNA PepsiCo, Inc.
John Phillips Senior Vice President, Customer Supply Chain and Global GTM PepsiCo, Inc.
Arthur Rosenberg Vice President, Industry and Customer Development PepsiCo, Inc.
Vivek Sankaran Senior Vice President and CCO, FLNA PepsiCo, Inc.
Jeff Swearingen Senior Vice President, Portfolio Marketing, FLNA PepsiCo, Inc.
Ed Tobin Senior Vice President, Strategic Customer Development PepsiCo, Inc.
Lisa Walsh Vice President, PepsiCo Sales PepsiCo, Inc.
Amy Reibrich Director, Field Sales Pfizer Consumer Healthcare
Chris Boever Executive Vice President and CCO Pinnacle Foods Inc.
Todd Tamcsin Publisher PL Buyer Magazine
Arthur Potash Chief Executive Officer Potash Markets
Jerel Golub President and CEO Price Chopper Supermarkets
Neil Golub Executive Chairman of the Board Price Chopper Supermarkets
Scott Grimmett Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Price Chopper Supermarkets
Rich Miskewicz Managing Director PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP
Sabina Saksena Managing Director PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP
James Dudlicek Editor-in-Chief Progressive Grocer
Dave Bornmann Senior Vice President, Business Development Grocery and Customer Service Publix Super Markets, Inc.
William Crenshaw Chief Executive Officer Publix Super Markets, Inc.
Randall Todd Jones Sr. President Publix Super Markets, Inc.
Nicholas Fereday Vice President, Senior Analyst Rabobank
Deborah Perkins Managing Director Rabobank
Kevin Hunt Consultant Ralcorp Holdings, Inc.
Simon Decker President and CEO Raw Foods International LLC
Paul Gregg Executive Vice President Raw Foods International LLC
Lelia Tavrides Gibson Senior Vice President Raw Foods International LLC
Jennifer Acevedo Editor In Chief Retail Leader Magazine
Jon Golovin Chief Executive Officer Retail Solutions, Inc.
Alex Hase Senior Vice President, Global Sales Retail Solutions, Inc.
Andy Matthews Vice President, Sales Retail Solutions, Inc.
Paula Rosenblum Managing Partner Retail Systems Research
Christopher Fink President RetailGrowth
Dominick Romano Vice President and COO Ronetco Supermarkets, Inc.
Robert Mariano Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Roundy's Supermarkets, Inc.
Perry Moss President Rubicon Global
Diane Dietz Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer Safeway Inc.
Robert Edwards President and CEO Safeway Inc.
Kelly Griffith Executive Vice President, Retail Operations Safeway Inc.
David Lee President of Merchandising Safeway Inc.
Michael Minasi President, Marketing Safeway Inc.
Toby Noiles Senior Vice President, Main Meal, Meals, Ingredients, Beverages and Snacks Safeway Inc.
Thomas Schwilke President and General Manager, Perishables Safeway Inc.
Nancy Childs Ph.D. Professor of Food Marketing/Erivan K. Haub School of Business Saint Joseph's University
Robert Higgins Executive Director, Academy of Food Marketing Saint Joseph's University
Craig Schnuck Chairman Emeritus Schnuck Markets, Inc.
Scott Schnuck Chairman Schnuck Markets, Inc.
Todd Schnuck President and CEO Schnuck Markets, Inc.
Ian Schenkel Chief Executive Officer Select Store Brands
Joel Barham President and CEO SellEthics Marketing Group, Inc.
Ritchie Davis Senior Vice President, Sales and Operations SellEthics Marketing Group, Inc.
Bob Reeves Vice President, West Shelby Publishing Co., Inc.
Eric Hymas President Shop 'n Save
Irv Glass President ShopRite Glass Gardens, Inc.
Joseph Colalillo President ShopRite of Hunterdon County, Inc.
Larri Wolfson President ShopRite of Lincoln Park, Inc.
Patrick Mersinger Director, Vertical Sales SmartBrief, Inc.
Christopher Warne Publisher SmartBrief, Inc.
Marc Poulin President and Chief Executive Officer Sobeys Inc.
Frank Bishop Executive Vice President Source Interlink Companies
Michael Porche President, Source Interlink Distribution Source Interlink Companies
Michael Sullivan Chief Executive Officer Source Interlink Companies
Jay Wysong Executive Source Interlink Companies
Steve MacWilliams Vice President, Sales Source Refrigeration & HVAC, Inc.
Rich Bauer President and Chief Executive Officer Southeast Food Distribution
Gordon Campbell Chief Executive Officer SPAR International
Paul Schulz Senior Advisor, Corporate SPAR International
Edward Brunot President and COO, MDV SpartanNash Company
Dennis Eidson President and CEO SpartanNash Company
Kevin Elliott President and Chief Operating Officer SpartanNash Company
Alan Hartline Executive Vice President, Merchandising and Marketing SpartanNash Company
Derek Jones Executive Vice President, Wholesale Operations SpartanNash Company
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Grant LaMontagne Senior Vice President, Chief Customer Officer The Clorox Company
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George Roeth Executive Vice President, Household and Lifestyle The Clorox Company
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Nick Vlahos Sr. Vice President and Chief Customer Officer The Clorox Company
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Brent Cotten Director, Customer and Industry Affairs The Hershey Company
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Thomas Joyce Vice President, Global Customer and Industry Affairs The Hershey Company
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John Mayer Vice President, U.S. Retail Sales The J.M. Smucker Company
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Richard Smucker Chief Executive Officer The J.M. Smucker Company
Timothy Smucker Chairman of the Board The J.M. Smucker Company
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Joe Buescher Vice President, Grocery Merchandising Sales Planning The Kroger Co.
William Dankworth Vice President, Grocery Merchandising, National Foods and Procurement The Kroger Co.
David Dillon Chairman of the Board The Kroger Co.
Michael Donnelly Senior Vice President, Merchandising The Kroger Co.
Rodney McMullen Chief Executive Officer The Kroger Co.
Phil Lempert President and Editor The Lempert Report
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David Parry President The News Group
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Kevin Schwab Senior Vice President Sales and Marketing The Pictsweet Company
Julia Wells Vice President, Marketing Services The Pictsweet Company
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Joy Mead Associate Director, Marketing The Procter & Gamble Company
Jane Novak-Cook Vice President, North America Grocery The Procter & Gamble Company
Bill Spain Manager, N.A. Industry Affairs The Procter & Gamble Company
Monica Turner Manager, CBD, US Market Strategy and Planning The Procter & Gamble Company
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Robert Ling Jr. President and Chief Executive Officer Unified Grocers, Inc.
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Alfie Vivian Brand Building, Vice President Marketing Unilever
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Michael Ambrosio Vice President, Quality Assurance Division Wakefern Food Corporation
Christopher Lane Senior Vice President, Non-Perishables Wakefern Food Corporation
William Mayo Senior Vice President, Perishables Wakefern Food Corporation
Jeff Reagan Senior Vice President, Marketing and Logistics Wakefern Food Corporation
Frank Rostan Senior Vice President Wakefern Food Corporation
Joseph Sheridan President and COO Wakefern Food Corporation
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Ron Edenfield President Wayfield Foods, Inc.
Kurt Schertle Chief Operating Officer Weis Markets, Inc.
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Jim Hertel Managing Partner Willard Bishop, LLC
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Paul Boyer Vice Chairman
Steven Burd Retired Chairman and CEO
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Bill Catania Vice President, Digital Promotions
Tim Cole Executive Vice President, Sales
Joe Crafton Chief Executive Officer
Brad Davidson Senior Vice President, Kellogg Company and President, Kellogg North America
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David Hepfinger President and CEO
Robert Hermanns Director Food Industry Programs
James Horner TCC
Doug Knudsen President, ConAgra Foods Sales
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Jennifer Mauldin Chief Client Officer
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Shawn McMillian Chief Sales Officer
Robin Michel Chief Executive Officer
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Henry Nahmad President
William Nahmias VP Brand Management & Sales Planning
Paul Norton Senior Vice President New Adjacencies
William Pack President
Doug Ratto Senior Vice President, Non-Perishables
Bobby Ray Vice President, Retail and Private Brands
James Rogers President and CEO
Carl Schlicker Chief Operating Officer
Ron Schone Vice President, US Customer Development
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Thomas Solomon Vice President, Sales
Regenia Stein Vice President, Industry Development
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Ron Taylor Executive Vice President, Operations, Northern Region
Tony True Vice President, Sales National Accounts
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