2013 Midwinter Executive Conference: Registered Attendees

The following list shows all attendees as of August 25, 2016.


Attendee Name Title  Company
Mir Aamir Chief Financial Officer and COO Coupons.com Incorporated
Jennifer Acevedo Editor-In-Chief
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
Kevin Albritton Senior Vice President, Marketing
Alfred Aldridge III President and CEO Head of Sales Consulting, Inc.
Mark Alexander President, Americas Simple Meals and Beverages Campbell Soup Company
Bert Alfonso President, International The Hershey Company
David Almeida Vice President, Sales Anheuser-Busch Companies, LLC
Ricardo Alvarez President and CEO Raymundos Food Group, LLC
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 President Harris Teeter LLC
Andrew Appel President and CEO IRI
David Arbanas Senior Vice President, Business Development
Steve Arnold Senior Vice President and Division Manager Associated Wholesale Grocers - Oklahoma City Division
Martin Arter President and CEO 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 and Logistics Mondelez International
Michael Bacco President Hometown Coffee Company
Glenn Backus Senior Vice President
Jim Badalati Vice President, Customer Teams CROSSMARK
Daniel Bagan Group President Penton Media, Inc
Pamela Bailey President and CEO Grocery Manufacturers Association
Doug Baker Vice President, Industry Relations Food Marketing Institute
David Ball Chairman, President and CEO Ball's Price Chopper/Hen House Markets
Andrew Banks Chief Executive Officer Supplier Gateway
Ned Bardic Senior Vice President and Partner EnsembleIQ
Joel Barham President and CEO SellEthics Marketing Group, Inc.
Brandon Barnholt President and CEO KeHE Distributors
Mark Batenic President and CEO IGA, INC.
Rich Bauer President and CEO 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 President and Chief Customer Officer WhiteWave Foods Company
Dennis Belcastro Vice President Industry Affairs and Customer Development Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Roy Bell President and CEO Financial Supermarkets, Inc.
Paul Bello Chief Customer Officer R & B Foods, Inc.
Jonathan Berger General Manager, The Americas The Consumer Goods Forum
S. Neal Berube President and CEO Associated Food Stores, Inc.
Paul Beswick Partner Oliver Wyman Group
John Bilbrey Chairman of the Board, President and CEO 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
Thom Blischok Managing Director The Dialogic Group, LLC
Mike Blyth Senior Advisor
Dick Boer President and CEO Koninklijke Ahold nv
Chris Boever Executive Vice President and CCO Pinnacle Foods Inc.
Wayne Boggs Regional Director AmeriCold Logistics, LLC
Michael Boland Ph.D. Director of The Food Industry Center University of Minnesota
Albert Bolles Executive Vice President, Research, Quality and Innovation
Melvin Bomprezzi Vice President, Grocery, Natural Food and MultiCultural Merchandising The Kroger Co.
Luc Bondar Senior Vice President Aimia Inc.
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 CEO Bozzuto's Inc.
Bill Bradshaw Vice President, Sales Federated Group, Inc.
Dave Brady National Account Manager Yale Materials Handling Corporation
Brett Bremser Executive Vice President, Operations, Western Region Hy-Vee, Inc.
Rick Brindle Vice President, Industry Development Mondelez International
Irene Britt President
Bruce Brown Vice President, Customer Marketing - Snacks Kellogg Company
Pat Brown Vice President, Customer Supply Chain WhiteWave Foods Company
Gerri Brownstein Executive Director, Sales and Custom Media EnsembleIQ
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 Consultant
Joe Buescher Vice President, Grocery Merchandising Sales Planning The Kroger Co.
Steven Burd Retired Chairman and CEO
Jen Burke Senior Vice President, U.S. Media Catalina
Joseph Burke Vice President, Retail Industry Affairs
Vince Burke Partner BGJ Group
David Burns Area Vice President, South Mondelez International
Bart Butler Director, Retail Sales US and Canada Merisant Company
Michael Byars Chief Executive Officer Fiesta Mart, L.L.C
Vincent Byrd Vice Chairman
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 Advisor to the Board SPAR International
Martino Caretto Institutional Affairs Ferrero USA, Inc.
Albert Carey Chief Executive Officer, North America 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 TNG
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
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 CEO Coborn's, Incorporated
Gary Cofer Executive Vice President
Joseph Colalillo President ShopRite of Hunterdon County, Inc.
Kristina Cole Senior Vice President, & General Manager-Away From Home WhiteWave Foods Company
Tim Cole Executive Vice President, Sales
James Coleman Partner Accenture
Walt Coleman Customer Development, Global Food Packaging WestRock
Roger Collins Chairman and CEO Harps Food Stores, Inc.
Mary Colon Associate GO, Inc.
Dan Colvard Senior Vice President, Sales Driveline Retail Merchandising
Keith Conard Executive Vice President Winston Weber & Associates, Inc.
Sean Connolly President and CEO ConAgra Foods, Inc.
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 Advisor Daymon Worldwide Inc.
Gordon Cooper Chief Executive Officer TCC Global
Robin Copping President and CEO CEO Search Partners
Thomas Corley Chief Operating Officer Acosta Sales & Marketing, Inc.
Brian Cornell Chief Executive Officer Target Corporation
Paula Correy Executive Vice President and Chief Customer Officer
Anthony Cosmi Vice President, Sales Foxfire Inc.
Brent Cotten Senior Director, Customer and Industry Affairs The Hershey Company
Kevin Coupe Founder and Content Guy MorningNewsBeat.com
Joe Crafton Chief Executive Officer
William Crenshaw Chairman Publix Super Markets, Inc.
Joseph Crocker Business Consultant Hometown Coffee Company
Nancy Croitoru President and CEO Food & Consumer Products of Canada
Charles Crotwell Executive Vice President Allen & Barbour LLC
Michael Crouse Head of Sales - East Region, Sales Executive The Kraft Heinz Company
Christopher Crum Senior Vice President Blackhawk Network
Michael Cvrlje Senior Vice President, Sales and Logistics Time Inc. Retail
Louis Czanko Senior Vice President, CPG/GDM 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 Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Bristol Farms, Inc.
Ritchie Davis Senior Vice President, Sales and Operations SellEthics Marketing Group, Inc.
Kathie Day Vice President
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
James DiFilippo Managing Partner
David Dillon Retired Chairman of the Board
Laura Disciullo Senior Vice President, Solutions and Marketing GS1 US
Jeremy Doak Director, Reward and Wellness Solutions Edenred North America, Inc.
Linda Doherty President and Chief Executive Officer New Jersey Food Council
Tanya Domier Chief Executive Officer Advantage Solutions
David Donnan Partner A.T. Kearney, Inc.
Michael Donnelly Executive Vice President, Merchandising The Kroger Co.
Benno Dorer Chief Executive Officer The Clorox Company
J. Alexander Douglas Jr. Executive Vice President and President, Coca-Cola North America The Coca-Cola Company
Bruce Dove President Brand View
Raymond Downes Vice President Sales and Marketing Hillphoenix, A Dover Company
Jonathan Downey Director, Industry Affairs & Business Development, Industry Affairs and Collaboration Grocery Manufacturers Association
Kevin Doyle President, Sales and Distributor Operations 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
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 Board of Directors Target Corporation
Jamie Egasti Vice Chairman Catalina
Dennis Eidson President and CEO SpartanNash Company
Rami El-Zeini Vice President, Client Services Aimia Inc.
Kevin Elliott President and COO
Ryan Ellis Director, Retail Marketing Idahoan Foods
William Elmore Vice Chairman
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 General Manager of Baking, Cooking and Spreading Unilever
George Faigen Partner Oliver Wyman Group
John Failla President and Editorial Director Spire Advertising
James Felts President Comag Marketing Group
Elise Fennig Associate Director, Industry Development
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 Chairman of the Board 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
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 Vice President, Alcohol and Tobacco Southeastern Grocers, LLC
Jeff Friedman Vice President and Group Publisher EnsembleIQ
Ian Friendly Executive Vice President and COO, US Retail General Mills, Inc.
Curtis Funk Vice President, Center Store Lunds & Byerlys
Jesse Garcia Senior Vice President, Sales and CCO Post Consumer Brands
Tony Gardner Chief Commercial Officer Owens-Illinois
Jerry Garland Advisor
Boyd George Chairman Alex Lee, Inc.
Brian George President and CEO Alex Lee, Inc.
Tom Gillespie Vice President, Customer Development Retail E.&J. Gallo Winery
James Gillis Board Director
Scott Gilmour Account Executive, Grocery
Dennis Gipson Chief Executive Officer Hussmann Corporation
Irv Glass President ShopRite Glass Gardens, Inc.
Sharon Glass Senior Vice President, Brand Development Catalina
Ira Gleser President Amplify Marketing Communications
Jim Goers Senior Vice President, Account Management and National Brands Topco Associates LLC
Alan Goldstein Vice President and Managing Director Aimia Inc.
Jon Golovin Chief Executive Officer Retail Solutions, Inc.
Jerel Golub Vice Chairman of the Board Price Chopper Supermarkets
Neil Golub Executive Chairman of the Board Price Chopper Supermarkets
Hollie Gonzales Senior Vice President SGS International
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, U.S. Media Retail Catalina
Mario Gosselin Chief Executive Officer Kruger Products USA
Dick Grader President and CEO National Frozen Foods Corporation
Beverly Grant Senior Advisor IRI
Daniel Alberto Greaves Director, De Productos Al Ualor Asociación Nacional de Tiendas de Autoservicio y Departamentales, A.C. (ANTAD)
Thomas Greco Chief Executive Officer, Frito-Lay North America
Paul Gregg Executive Vice President Raw Foods International LLC
Kelly Griffith Executive Vice President, West Region Operations
Sally Grimes Chief Innovation Officer Hillshire Brands Company
Scott Grimmett President and CEO Price Chopper Supermarkets
Paul Grimwood Chairman and CEO Nestlé USA, Inc.
Jamie Gronowski Executive Vice President Acosta Sales & Marketing, Inc.
Richard Gunn Senior Vice President Sales and Marketing Weis Markets, Inc.
Thomas Haggai Chairman
Steve Hall President
Brenda Hambleton Chief Strategy and Marketing Officer ES3, LLC
Roger Hames President and CEO Hames Corp.
Tim Hammonds Associate
Larry Hamwey Vice President, Sales Development
Alan Hartline Executive Vice President, Merchandising and Marketing
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
John Havens Jr. Vice President, Corporate Sales Nestlé USA, Inc.
Andre Hawaux President, Consumer Foods
Kathy Hayden Vice President Sales Grocery East WhiteWave Foods Company
Melanie Healey Group President, North America
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 Sales & Marketing, Inc.
Dennis Hines Associate
Thomas Hipwell Vice President and General Manager Nestlé Waters North America
Edward Hoehn Vice President, Brandmasters
Steve Holdiman Director, Industry Development
Brian Holland Senior Vice President and CFO Fleet Advantage, LLC
Jim Holton Senior Vice President, Sales, Snacks Kellogg Company
Dan Hooker Chief Supplier Officer
James Horner TCC
Donna Howard Vice President and Managing Director, Customer Facing Supply Chain Nestlé Purina PetCare Company
Kevin Hunt Consultant
Michael Hurley Vice President of Custom Marketing EnsembleIQ
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. Chief Executive Officer Inserra Supermarkets, Inc.
Lindsey Inserra Vice President Inserra Supermarkets, Inc.
Matthew Isotta Partner
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
Henry Johnson President W. Lee Flowers & Co., Inc.
Lloyd Johnson Executive Vice President and CSO Diamond Foods, Inc.
Scott Johnson Senior Vice President, Director of Retail Financial Supermarkets, Inc.
William Johnson President and CEO Hillphoenix, A Dover Company
Kelly Johnston Vice President, Government Affairs Campbell Soup Company
Dave Jones Vice President, Industry Initiatives Kellogg Company
Derek Jones Executive Vice President, Wholesale and Distribution Operations SpartanNash Company
James Jones Vice President, Trade Relations Big Heart Pet Brands
Todd Jones CEO and President Publix Super Markets, Inc.
Kevin Jordan Area Vice President, Central
Thomas Joyce Vice President, Global Customer and Industry Affairs The Hershey Company
Richard Jurgens Retired Chairman and CEO
Henry Karamanoukian Senior Vice President, North America Sales The Procter & Gamble Distributing Company
Mike Kaskie Executive Vice President IRI
Logan Kastner Director, Membership Relations and Services
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
Erik Keptner Senior Vice President, Sales, Merchandising and Marketing Ahold USA
Omar Khalaf Vice President, Industry Development
William Kies Principal Kies Consulting, LLC
Brian King Worldwide Director, Global Customer Development Capabilities Colgate-Palmolive Company
Gary King Regional Vice President, Mass Channel
Sonny King Executive Chairman Advantage Solutions
Lisa Kinney Senior Vice President
David Klein Senior Vice President, Business Development
Mitch Klein Vice President, Government Relations and Retail Services
Susan Klug Executive Vice President and CMO Unified Grocers, Inc.
Donald Knauss Chairman The Clorox Company
Andy Knoblauch Vice President, Center Store Merchandising 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
David Krause Senior Vice President, Category Management
Nancy Krawczyk Vice President, Marketing and Corporate Partnerships Network of Executive Women
Bernard Kreilmann President and CEO
Raj Krishnan Managing Director Accenture
Karl Kruse Senior Vice President, Supply Chain Hy-Vee, Inc.
Kees Kruythoff President, Unilever North America Unilever
Edward Kuehnle Consultant Catalina
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
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, Product Division Wakefern Food Corporation
Peter Larkin President and CEO National Grocers Association
Steffen Lauster Vice President Strategy&
Timothy LeBel President of Sales, Mars Chocolate North America Mars Chocolate North America
Jerry LeClair Executive Vice President, Sales, Merchandising and Marketing Giant Eagle, Inc.
Bill Lecznar Chief Executive Officer Synergy Systems Inc.
David Lee President of Merchandising
Sidney Leever Chief Technology Officer
Phil Lempert President and Editor The Lempert Report
Debbie Lentz Senior Vice President, Customer Service and Logistics
Brian Lernihan Vice President, Industry and Customer Development
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
Robert Ling Jr. President and CEO Unified Grocers, Inc.
Ross Lipari Vice President Sales, Grocery
Bob Livingston Consultant Nielsen
Jeff Loman Vice President, Sales and Marketing Kwikee, a sgsco company
Phil Lombardo Chief Marketing and Merchandising Officer Lunds & Byerlys
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
John Lucot President and COO
Paul Luna Vice President, Global Business Development Foxfire Inc.
Russell Lund III Chairman and CEO Lunds & Byerlys
Brian Lynch Vice President, Industry Relations National Grocers Association
Paul Maass President, Private Brands and Commercial Foods
William MacAloney Chairman and CEO
Darcey Macken Senior Vice President, Global Sales
Robb MacKie President and CEO American Bakers Association
Steve MacWilliams Vice President, Sales
Terri Maloney Editor Food World
Robert Mariano Chairman and CEO Roundy's Supermarkets, Inc.
Rick Marino Managing Director the Stores Consulting Group, LLC
Kimberlee Marsh Division Vice President
Jay Marshall Executive Vice President, Chief Retail Officer Hy-Vee, Inc.
Patti Marshman-Goldblatt Senior Vice President, Retail Consulting, Business Development and Intelligent Shopper Solutions
Richard Martino Area Vice President Mondelez International
Steve Massie Customer Vice President, National Accounts
Brian Matheis Senior Partner Oliver Wyman Group
Mike Matheis Senior Partner Oliver Wyman Group
Steven Matthesen President, Global Retail Nielsen
Andy Matthews Vice President, Sales Retail Solutions, Inc.
Jennifer Mauldin Chief Client Officer
John Mayer Vice President, U.S. Retail Sales
Norman Mayne Chief Executive Officer Dorothy Lane Market, Inc.
William Mayo Senior Vice President Wakefern Food Corporation
Sean McBride Executive Vice President, Communications and Membership Services
James McCarthy President and CEO North American Millers' Association
Dan McConegly National Account Manager Jack Link's Beef Jerky
David McConnell President and CEO Making Change
William McCouch Senior Vice President, Procurement Services 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 Inc.
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 Chairman and CEO The Kroger Co.
Bob McTeir President Merchants Distributors, LLC
Joy Mead Associate Director, Marketing The Procter & Gamble Distributing Company
Mike Meehan Vice President, Sales and Marketing Fleet Advantage, LLC
Hendrik Meijer Co-Chairman and CEO Meijer, Inc.
James Melton General Manager, National Accounts Hallmark Cards, Inc.
Randolph Melville Senior Vice President and General Manager, East Division PepsiCo, Inc.
Patrick Mersinger Director, Vertical Sales SmartBrief, Inc.
Jeff Metzger President and 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
Rich Miskewicz Managing Director PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP
Todd Mitchell Executive Vice President, Client Development 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 Executive Vice President, Retail Operations The Kroger Co.
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 FHI
Henry Nahmad President
William Nahmias VP Brand Management & Sales Planning
Rich Nanda Principal Deloitte, LLP
Bill Nasshan Managing Director Harveys Supermarket
Rick Nechio Director Retail Development, Trade Relations, Communications and Media Anheuser-Busch Companies, LLC
Bob Neslund Advisory Board LTA International Global Services
Chris Neugent President and CEO Post Consumer Brands
Jeff Newton Senior Vice President, FHI Retail Services FHI
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 Chief Merchandising Officer FreshDirect
James Nolan Executive Vice President Bimbo Bakeries USA
Austin Noll Jr. President Austin Noll & Associates LLC
Jim Norred Executive Vice President
Woody Norris President, Business Development Acosta Sales & Marketing, Inc.
Paul Norton Senior Vice President New Adjacencies
Jane Novak-Cook Vice President, North America Grocery The Procter & Gamble Distributing 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 CEO NuVal LLC
Haluk Nural Senior Vice President, Manufacturer Client Leadership 84.51º
Siobhan O'Bara Senior Vice President, Industry Engagement GS1 US
Kyle O'Brien Executive Vice President, Sales Chobani, Inc.
Ian O'Donnell Senior Vice President, Strategic Partnerships Compass Marketing
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 Consulting Partner
Randall Onstead President and Chief Executive Officer
David Orgel Editor-in-Chief
Valerie Oswalt President, US Sales 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 Vice President of Sales Dean Foods Company
Jack Parker President, Grocery Channel
David Parry President TNG
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 President Bimbo Bakeries USA
Deborah Perkins Managing Director Rabobank
Joy Peters Managing Director – Accenture Strategy, Consumer Goods Accenture
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 Retired
Arthur Potash Chief Executive Officer Potash Markets
Michael Potthoff Vice President, Sales Large Format Anheuser-Busch Companies, LLC
Marc Poulin President and CEO
Kendall Powell Chairman and Chief Executive Officer General Mills, Inc.
Ian Prisuta Senior Vice President, Grocery Merchandising Giant Eagle, Inc.
Frank Puleo Vice President, Category Management
Don Quigley President, US Sales
Tim Quinn Vice President, Trade Development Mars Chocolate North America
Dewayne Rabon Group Vice President, Center Store Southeastern Grocers, LLC
Joel Rampoldt Partner
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 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, Sales, Customer and Industry Development The Clorox Company
Michael Ridenour Head of Industry Relations & Sales Operations The Kraft Heinz Company
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 Rodriguez Morales Senior Vice President, Services, Membership and Development Asociación Nacional de Tiendas de Autoservicio y Departamentales, A.C. (ANTAD)
George Roeth Executive Vice President, Household and Lifestyle
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 Senior Vice President, ReposiTrak Park City Group, Inc.
Arthur Rosenberg Vice President, Industry and Customer Development PepsiCo, Inc.
Alison Rosenblum Director, Strategic Acct Development
Craig Rosenblum Partner Willard Bishop, LLC
Paula Rosenblum Managing Partner Retail Systems Research
John Ross President and CMO Inmar Analytics Inmar Inc.
William Rossi Senior Director, Geographic Food Customers The Hershey Company
Frank Rostan Senior Vice President
Maxwell Rule Chief Financial Officer Hames Corp.
Jim Rund Executive Vice President, US Media
Bharat Rupani President, Retail Services Daymon Worldwide Inc.
James Rushing Partner A.T. Kearney, Inc.
Jerry Rymont Vice President and Strategic Business Development Director 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
Edward Salzano Co-Chairman StoreBrands USA Private Label Manufacturers Association
Mike Salzberg President and COO
Vivek Sankaran President and COO, FLNA Frito-Lay, Inc.
Tony Sarsam President, Nestlé Direct Store Delivery
Jean-Marc Saubade Managing Director The Consumer Goods Forum
Matthew Saunders Consultant Media Solutions Coporation
Ian Schenkel Chief Executive Officer Select Store Brands
Kurt Schertle Chief Operating Officer Weis Markets, Inc.
Carl Schlicker Chief Operating Officer
Craig Schnuck Chairman Emeritus Schnuck Markets, Inc.
Scott Schnuck Chairman of the Executive Committee Schnuck Markets, Inc.
Todd Schnuck Chairman and CEO Schnuck Markets, Inc.
David Schoeder Principal The Food Partners, LLC
Kevin Schoen Vice President, Logistics and Customer Supply Chain General Mills, Inc.
Ron Schone Vice President, US Customer Development
Mark Schreiber Senior Vice President, Sales and Distribution Pepperidge Farm, Inc.
Paul Schulz Senior Advisor, Corporate SPAR International
Kevin Schwab Senior Vice President, Sales The Pictsweet Company
Thomas Schwilke President Albertsons Companies, Inc. - Northern California Divison
John Scott President and CEO
Tim Seaton Vice President, Retail Sales Chobani, Inc.
John Seeberger Vice President, U.S. Grocery Mars Chocolate North America
Joseph Sheridan President and COO Wakefern Food Corporation
Ern Sherman Vice President, Retail Industry Affairs The Coca-Cola Company
Stephen Sibert Vice President, Corporate Affairs Diamond Foods, Inc.
Andres Siefken Chief Marketing Officer
Jeff Siegel Vice President, Customer Interface Group Nestlé Purina PetCare Company
Craig Simon Vice President, Customer Business Development Mondelez International
Richard Simon Managing Director Accenture
Brian Sinclair President, U.S. Coalition Aimia Inc.
Joseph Sivewright President, North America Pet Food Nestlé Purina PetCare Company
Steven Skinner Vice President, Retail, CPG and T&H Practice Leader Cognizant Technology Solutions
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