2018 Midwinter Executive Conference: Registered Attendees

The following list shows all attendees as of November 18, 2017.


Attendee Name Title  Company
Mir Aamir President and CEO Quotient Technology
Carlos Abrams-Rivera President, US Biscuit and Bakery Pepperidge Farm, Inc.
Jessica Adelman Group Vice President, Public Affairs The Kroger Co.
Kerri Aguilo Senior Vice President of Center Store The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company
Christian Albitz Vice President, US Grocery Sales The J.M. Smucker Company
Nick Albrecht Executive Vice President The Fred W. Albrecht Grocery Co.
Alfred Aldridge III President and CEO Head of Sales Consulting, Inc.
Mark Alexander President, Americas Simple Meals and Beverages Campbell Soup Company
Larry Allgaier President, North America Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Sarah Alter President and CEO Network of Executive Women
Michael Amiri Chief Executive Officer Nutricion Fundamental, Inc.
Brad Anderson Senior Vice President, Field Sales Dean Foods Company
Carl Anderson Vice President, Global Corporate Accounts Ecolab, Inc.
Steven Anderson IOM, CAE President and CEO National Association of Chain Drug Stores
Rodney Antolock President Harris Teeter LLC
Aimee Arana Executive Vice President, Sales and Business Development Digimarc Corporation
Jay Ard Vice President, Retail Industry Affairs The Coca-Cola Company
Luis Arjono Executive Vice President, US Buy Nielsen
Mark Arrington Vice President, Sales Support and Development Post Consumer Brands
James Athey Vice President, Customer Development Grocery Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Michael Atkins Vice President, Retail Sales Nestlé Waters North America
Brian Audette Senior Vice President, Corporate Sales and Merchandising SUPERVALU INC.
Paul Avampato Vice President Customer Service and Logistics Mondelez International
Robert Baesler President and Owner Baesler's Market
Pamela Bailey President and CEO Grocery Manufacturers Association
Chris Baker Partner Oliver Wyman Group
Donna Banks-Ficcio Vice President, Center Store Sales and Merchandising Weis Markets, Inc.
Craig Baranyk Vice President, Sales Kruger Products USA
Ned Bardic Chief Customer Officer/President of Enterprise Solutions EnsembleIQ
Joel Barham President and CEO SellEthics Marketing Group, Inc.
Michael Barkley President, Boulder Brands Pinnacle Foods Inc.
Brooke Barnes Vice President, Restaurant Development Hy-Vee, Inc.
Brandon Barnholt President and CEO KeHE Distributors
Rob Bartels President and CEO Martin's Super Markets, Inc.
Mark Batenic Chairman IGA, INC.
Darren Baty Executive Vice President, Eastern Region Hy-Vee, Inc.
Joe Beck Senior Director, Strat Food, East Customers The Hershey Company
Doug Behrens President and Chief Customer Officer DanoneWave
Dennis Belcastro Vice President, Industry Affairs and Customer Engagement Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Mark Belfiglio Vice President, Sales and Marketing Digimarc Corporation
Roy Bell President and CEO Financial Supermarkets, Inc.
Michael Bellman President, SAS Retail Services Daymon
Corey Berends Senior Vice President, Research and Development Conagra Brands
Jayson Berg Regional Vice President Blackhawk Network
Jonathan Berger General Manager, The Americas The Consumer Goods Forum
Ron Berry Senior Director, Retail Services Oracle Data Cloud
Nicholas Bertram President of GIANT/MARTIN’S Ahold USA
Bill Biedenharn President and CEO Ukrop's Threads
Lawrence Bilello Chief Customer and Marketing Officer JTM Foods, LLC
Joseph Bivona Executive Director, Academy of Food Marketing Saint Joseph's University
Cass Black Customer Vice President Mondelez International
Jill Blanchard President BrandLoyalty North America
Thom Blischok Nielsen Consultant Nielsen
Bruce Boettner Senior Director, Sales Kashi Company
Chris Boever Executive Vice President and CCO Pinnacle Foods Inc.
Gary Bolduc Director of Meat and Seafood Big Y Foods, Inc.
Rose Bollman Senior Vice President, North America Nutrition Sales PepsiCo, Inc.
Melvin Bomprezzi Vice President, Grocery and Nonfood Merchandising The Kroger Co.
Thomas Bornemann Principal Ernst & Young LLP
Dave Bornmann Senior Vice President, Business Development Grocery and Customer Service Publix Super Markets, Inc.
Gina Boswell Executive Vice President Customer Development Unilever
Craig Bosworth Vice President, Kroger MillerCoors
Robert Bottini Senior Vice President, Sales TCC Global
Craig Boyan President and COO H-E-B
Brett Bremser Executive Vice President, Perishables Hy-Vee, Inc.
Katie Brennan SVP, Group Brand Director EnsembleIQ
Steve Briggs Vice President, Retail Sales, Warehouse The Coca-Cola Company
Rick Brindle Vice President, Industry Development Mondelez International
Blaine Bringhurst Executive Vice President, Marketing, Merchandising and Store Operations Price Chopper Supermarkets
Alyssa Bronikowski Senior Manager, Industry Relations and Sales Communications The Kraft Heinz Company
Brad Brookshire Chairman and CEO Brookshire Grocery Company
Elizabeth Buchanan Vice President, Technology Nielsen
Michele Buck President and CEO The Hershey Company
David Bullard President and CEO Piggly Wiggly Alabama Distributing Company, Inc.
Giuseppina Buonfantino President, North American Baby and Child Care Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Jen Burke Senior Vice President, U.S. Media Catalina
Tim Burke Director Customer Solutions, Large Format MillerCoors
Dave Byman Vice President of Sales Label Insight
Adam Byrne Vice President, Category Leadership Anheuser-Busch Companies, LLC
Patrick Cady Vice President The Procter & Gamble Distributing Company
Steve Cahillane President, Coca-Cola Americas
Kathy Caldwell Executive Vice President, Client Development Acosta
Scott Cameron Key Food Consultant Key Food Stores Co-operative, Inc.
Robert Cantwell Chief Executive Officer B&G Foods, Inc.
Richard Caplin Director, US Grocery Operations Colgate-Palmolive Company
Albert Carey Chief Executive Officer, North America PepsiCo, Inc.
Nick Carlino Vice President, Sales and Retail Merchants Distributors, LLC
Bob Carpenter President and CEO GS1 US
Michelle Carter Vice President Applied Predictive Technologies, Inc.
Megan Caruso Account Executive Burris Logistics
Gerald Castignetti Executive Vice President Division Manager GFD JOH
Alison Castillo Director, Industry Relations and Sustainable Living Unilever
Darren Caudill Vice President, Retail Sales and Merchandising SUPERVALU INC.
Anne Chambers Chief Executive Officer Capre Group
Walt Chapman Vice President, Sales Jack Links Protein Snacks
Dain Charette Director Applied Predictive Technologies, Inc.
Piyush Chaudhari President, Americas IRI
Janice Chopra Vice President, Sales Strategy PepsiCo, Inc.
Brian Christensen Senior Vice President, Digital Strategy and E-Commerce Acosta
Michael Christiansen Director of Culinary Pinnacle Foods Inc.
Carole Christianson Chief Operating Officer Western Association of Food Chains
Michael Cinque President, Kroger Team The Coca-Cola Company
Dennis Clark GVP Marketing & Merchandising Albertsons Companies
Kirk Clark Director of Merchandising Mitchell Grocery Corporation
Robert Clark Senior Vice President, Merchandising The Kroger Co.
Craig Clasen Vice President, Industry Relations Hy-Vee, Inc.
Alicia Cleary Director, Trade Relations Anheuser-Busch Companies, LLC
Bert Clement Chief Executive Officer RSi
Barry Clogan Senior Vice President, Business Consulting Services MyWebGrocer, Inc.
Ken Cloutier Executive Vice President and CFO T.A. Solberg Co., Inc.
Haven Cockerham Vice President Marketing and General Manager B&G Foods, Inc.
Joseph Colalillo President ShopRite of Hunterdon County, Inc.
Diane Colgan Senior Vice President, Marketing and Decision Support Tops Markets, LLC
Steve Collette Merchandising and Marketing Manager Post Consumer Brands
Sean Connolly Chief Executive Officer Conagra Brands
Paul Cooke Vice President and Director, Industry Relations Nestlé Purina PetCare Company
Robin Copping President and CEO CEO Search Partners
Jason Corriveau Director, Grocery Big Y Foods, Inc.
Brent Cotten Senior Director, Global Customer and Industry Affairs The Hershey Company
Kevin Coupe Founder and Content Guy MorningNewsBeat.com
Robert Crane Divisional Vice President, Grocery West The J.M. Smucker Company
Sean Cronican Senior Vice President, US Retail Keurig Green Mountain, Inc.
Michael Crouse Head of Sales, East Region The Kraft Heinz Company
Robby Cruz Vice President Cub Fresh Cub Foods
Jeff Culhane Senior Vice President of Merchandising Tops Markets, LLC
Frank Curci Chairman and CEO Tops Markets, LLC
James Curran Executive Vice President, Sales KeHE Distributors
Christine Curtis Senior Vice President, Chain Sale and Account Management C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Michael Cvrlje Senior Vice President, Sales and Logistics Time Inc. Retail
William Cyr President and CEO Freshpet, Inc.
Charles D'Amour President and COO Big Y Foods, Inc.
Michael D'Amour Executive Vice President, Sales and Marketing Big Y Foods, Inc.
Anne Dament Executive Vice President for Retail, Marketing and Private Brands SUPERVALU INC.
Tom Daniel Chief Executive Officer Chemstar Corporation
Jeanne Danubio Executive Vice President, Retail Lead Markets Nielsen
David Darragh President and CEO Reily Foods Company
Bob Darrell Vice President, Fresh Pork Retail and Foodservice Sales Smithfield Foods Inc.
Troy Datcher Vice President, Sales and Customer Capability Development The Clorox Company
Krishnakumar Davey President, Analytics and Consulting IRI
Bruce Davis Chief Executive Officer Digimarc Corporation
Kevin Davis Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Bristol Farms, Inc.
Ritchie Davis Executive Vice President, Corporate Development SellEthics Marketing Group, Inc.
Derek De La Mater President and Executive Vice President, Customer Leadership Conagra Brands
Berta de Pablos Mars US General Manager Mars Chocolate
Michael Del Pozzo Senior Vice President and General Manager PepsiCo, Inc.
Amanda Del Prete National Account Sales Director Hallmark Cards, Inc.
Chris DeLong Vice President, Sales PepsiCo, Inc.
Wayne Denningham President and COO Albertsons Companies
Pat Dennis Group Vice President, GM/HBC Sales and Merchandising Albertsons Companies
John Derderian President and COO Allegiance Retail Services, LLC (Foodtown)
Jeff Dichele Senior Vice President, Sourcing Services Retail Business Services, LLC
Mark Dickinson Managing Partner Emerge Strategic Solutions
Adam Dill Vice President, Industry Initiatives General Mills, Inc.
Jim Dinkins Chief Retail Sales Officer The Coca-Cola Company
Daniel Dinkowitz Senior Director Allegiance Retail Services, LLC (Foodtown)
Karen Doggendorf Manager, Industry Relations Nestlé Purina PetCare Company
David Donnan Partner A.T. Kearney, Inc.
Bill Dooley Vice President, Group Associate Publisher Shelby Publishing Co., Inc.
Benno Dorer Chief Executive Officer The Clorox Company
Darren Downey Director, Sales, West and Central B&G Foods, Inc.
Arthur Drogue Co-Chairman, Taylor Companies Taylor Companies
James Dudlicek Editor-In-Chief Progressive Grocer
Frank Duffy Regional Vice President Sales, Eastern Region McCormick & Company, Inc.
Tom Duffy Executive Vice President, Industry Affairs Acosta
Russ Dunham Global Strategy IRI
Sarah Dunn Manager, Meetings and Events Mars Wrigley Confectionery
Rebecca Dunphey President, Adult and Feminine Care Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Reid Durst President and COO FHI
Wes Dye Senior Vice President, Sales RefrigiWear, Inc.
Kevin Eaton Senior Director, National Sales S. C. Johnson & Son, Inc.
Michael Ebert General Vice President, Retail Brand Development Catalina
Matthew Eckard Area Vice President Mondelez International
Randy Edeker Chairman of the Board, CEO and President Hy-Vee, Inc.
Ron Edenfield President Wayfield Foods, Inc.
Jason Edevold Vice President, Sales Post Consumer Brands
Tom Ehmen Area Director, Customer Development Mondelez International
Blake Eisler Director, CPG Retail Client Solutions Oracle Data Cloud
Ryan Ellis Director, Retail Marketing Idahoan Foods
Deanie Elsner President, U.S. Snacks Kellogg Company
Bassey Eno-Idem Vice President, Sales, Kroger Keurig Green Mountain, Inc.
Linn Evans Chief Legal Officer and General Counsel Delhaize America
Scott Evans Group Vice President Merchandising Price Chopper Supermarkets
Drew Facer President and CEO Idahoan Foods
George Faigen Partner Oliver Wyman Group
Marwan Fakhouri Vice President, Merchandising Hannaford Supermarkets
Gene Faller Vice President, Center Store Category Management Food Lion, LLC
Kerry Farrell Senior Vice President Eversight, Inc.
Shane Faucett Chief Customer Officer Bimbo Bakeries USA
Brett Featherston Senior Vice President, Sales TCC Global
Leigh Feitelson Business Development Executive Park City Group, Inc.
Vicki Felker Vice President Nestlé Purina PetCare Company
Ron Ferri Executive Vice President, Operations Tops Markets, LLC
Paul Fiascone Sales Director, East Division S. C. Johnson & Son, Inc.
Randall Fields Chief Executive Officer Park City Group, Inc.
Sean Fitzgerald Vice President, Customer Development Group Nestlé Purina PetCare Company
Colleen Flaherty Senior Vice President, Snack Sales Kellogg Company
James Flannery Senior Executive Vice President Grocery Manufacturers Association
JJ Fleeman Chief Strategy and Development Officer Retail Business Services, LLC
Tom Flocco President and CEO UTZ Quality Foods, Inc.
Brendan Foley President, North America McCormick & Company, Inc.
Michael Fordney Managing Director BMO Harris Bank N.A.
Peter Forester Senior Vice President, Merchandising Hannaford Supermarkets
Steve Fortunato Vice President, East Sales B&G Foods, Inc.
William French Customer Vice President Mondelez International
James Frusciante Head of Sales, West Region The Kraft Heinz Company
Mary Fuhrman Senior Vice President, Advertising Hy-Vee, Inc.
Curtis Funk Vice President, Center Store Lunds & Byerlys
Dan Funk Executive Vice President, Merchandising and Marketing Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Kevin Gallagher Feature Writer Food World/Food Trade News
Tessie Gallagher Vice President of Sales, National Accounts B&G Foods, Inc.
Sheila Gamble Vice President, Frozen Foods Sales Kellogg Company
Nilam Ganenthiran Chief Business Officer Instacart
Jesse Garcia Senior Vice President, Sales and CCO Post Consumer Brands
Steve Gardiner Senior Vice President, Sales Beauty Care Henkel Corporation
John Garrison Senior Vice President, Sales, National Specialty Markets American Greetings Corporation
Brian Gasuik JOH Upstate JOH
Tony Gavin Executive Vice President Bimbo Bakeries USA
Rick Geary Executive Vice President W. Lee Flowers & Co., Inc.
Rob Gehring Vice President, Chief Sales Officer The Hershey Company
Brian George President and CEO Alex Lee, Inc.
Tom Gillespie Vice President, Customer Development Retail E.&J. Gallo Winery
Brian Giroux Vice President Customer Development Capability Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Sharon Glass Senior Vice President, US and Global Customer Development Catalina
Dan Glei Executive Vice President, Merchandising and Marketing K-VA-T Food Stores, Inc.
Jim Goers Senior Vice President, Account Management and National Brands Topco Associates LLC
Hollie Gonzales Senior Vice President SGS International
Derick Goodman Group Vice President, Solutions InContext Solutions
Steven Goodyear Vice President, U.S. Retail Sales Nestlé Nutrition
Taylor Gordy Vice President, Customer Development Colgate-Palmolive Company
Michael Gorshe Managing Director Accenture
Jeremy Gosch Executive Vice President and CMO Hy-Vee, Inc.
Gordon Goss Corporate Vice President, Consumer USA and Mexico Kruger Products USA
Jay Gottleib President, Adult and Feminine Care, North America Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Frank Grande President Quirch Foods
Ryan Gray Head of Trade Development and Strategy Hallmark Cards, Inc.
Jordan Greenberg Vice President and General Manager, Green Giant B&G Foods, Inc.
Scott Grimmett President and CEO Price Chopper Supermarkets
Mark Gross President and CEO SUPERVALU INC.
Richard Gunn Senior Vice President, Merchandising and Marketing Weis Markets, Inc.
John Haggerty Vice President, Business Development Burris Logistics
Brian Haley Vice President, Sales and Purchasing Burris Logistics
Kevin Hall General Manager, Sales, North American Nutrition PepsiCo, Inc.
Tom Hall Vice President, Sales Kemps LLC
Meg Ham President Food Lion, LLC
Courtney Hamlin Associate Manager, Sales Operations DanoneWave
Brian Hammer Vice President, Sales TCC Global
Nick Hansen Team Lead, Kroger The Hershey Company
Kristen Hanson Vice President, Center Store Sales and Merchandising Tops Markets, LLC
Tom Happ Regional Vice President Chemstar Corporation
Mark Hardy Chief Executive Officer InContext Solutions
Jeff Harmening Chief Executive Officer General Mills, Inc.
Joanne Harris Vice President, North America Sales The Procter & Gamble Distributing Company
Nick Harrison Principal, Retail and Consumer Goods Oliver Wyman Group
Ray Harrison Vice President, Center Store Brookshire Grocery Company
Jeff Harsh Vice President and GM, Large Format The Hershey Company
Steven Hasen Assistant Vice President, Business Development Precima
Greg Hasper Vice President, Sales, Midwest Post Consumer Brands
John Havens Jr. Vice President, Sales and Industry Relations Nestlé USA, Inc.
Kathy Hayden Vice President, Customer Business Solutions DanoneWave
Adam Hayes Manager, Industry Affairs The Procter & Gamble Distributing Company
Martin Heaney Customer Vice President Mondelez International
Steven Heggelke Executive Vice President, Merchandising and Procurement Bozzuto's Inc.
Brad Helmer Senior Vice President, Marketing and Business Development KeHE Distributors
Christine Hennessey Division Vice President Time Inc. Retail
Terese Herbig Vice President, Managing Director EnsembleIQ
Wendy Herrick Vice President, Supply Chain Unilever
Andy Heyman Chief Executive Officer Catalina
Michael Higgins Senior Vice President, Marketing, Strategic Planning and Business Hussmann Corporation
Dave Hirz President and CEO Smart & Final Stores LLC
Kathleen Hoe Consultant Oliver Wyman Group
Brad Hoener Vice President, Supermarket Channel PepsiCo, Inc.
Tess Hohman Senior Manager, Industry Initiatives General Mills, Inc.
Jim Holbrook Chief Executive Officer Daymon
Jill Hollingsworth Vice President, Food Safety and Regulatory Affairs Chemstar Corporation
Terry Holshouser Vice President, Channel Business Development Starbucks Corporation
Brian Holt Vice President, Marketing SpartanNash Company
Kevin Holt Chief Operating Officer Ahold USA
David Hoodis Retail President IRI
Christopher Hooks Executive Vice President Topco Associates LLC
Allen Hooser Vice President, Sales TCC Global
Derek Hopkins President, US Business Keurig Green Mountain, Inc.
Jon Horn Sales Director, West Division S. C. Johnson & Son, Inc.
Adam Horowitz General Manager, Consumer Packaged Goods Precima
Wes Horvath Vice President, Promotion Sales Inmar Inc.
Dennis Host Vice President, Marketing Coborn's, Inc.
Stacey Howe Vice President and General Manager, National Accounts Hallmark Cards, Inc.
Anthony Hucker President and CEO Southeastern Grocers, LLC
Lindsey Hughes Vice President Inserra Supermarkets, Inc.
Shannon Hughes Assistant Vice President, Executive Sec Hy-Vee, Inc.
Bill Iggins Vice President of Sales Eagle Foods
Lawrence Inserra Jr. Chairman and CEO Inserra Supermarkets, Inc.
Kevin Jackson Senior Vice President, US Retail Sales and Market Development Organization The J.M. Smucker Company
Karen James Co-Publisher and Editor-In-Chief Grocery Business
Dean Janeway Jr. Chief Executive Officer Key Food Stores Co-operative, Inc.
Rachael Jarosh President and CEO Enactus
Bob Jaskolski President and COO T.A. Solberg Co., Inc.
Michael Johns Managing Director BMO Capital Markets
Henry Johnson President W. Lee Flowers & Co., Inc.
James Johnson Vice President, Merchandising W. Lee Flowers & Co., Inc.
Scott Johnson Senior Vice President, Director of Retail Financial Supermarkets, Inc.
Kay Johnson Smith President and CEO Animal Agriculture Alliance
Beth Jolly Vice President, Sales Communications and Industry Affairs Campbell Soup Company
Blane Jones Assistant Vice President of Foodservice Hy-Vee, Inc.
Dave Jones Vice President, Industry Initiatives Kellogg Company
Susan Jones General Vice President, Floral, Fashion and Beauty Hy-Vee, Inc.
Todd Jones President and CEO Publix Super Markets, Inc.
Stephen Joyce Vice President, Regional Accounts Henkel Corporation
Rich Juliano Board Member Park City Group, Inc.
Laura Karet Chief Executive Officer Giant Eagle, Inc.
John Karolefski Editor in Chief CPGmatters
Deborah Kaufman Vice President, Organizational Effectiveness Imperial Distributors, Inc.
Gillian Kelleher Vice President, Food Safety and Quality Assurance Wegmans Food Markets, Inc.
Barbara Kelly Customer Team Marketing Manager The Procter & Gamble Distributing Company
Corinne Kelly Vice President, Marketing Eagle Foods
Dan Kelly Vice President, Sales Musco Family Olive Co.
John Kennington Senior Vice President, Sales Arla Foods Inc.
Bruce Kerr President BrandLoyalty North America
Ari Kertesz Vice President, Large Format Anheuser-Busch Companies, LLC
Richard Keyes President and CEO Meijer, Inc.
William Kies Principal Kies Consulting, LLC
Tom Kilcourse Vice President, US Sales American Greetings Corporation
Randy King President Shop 'n Save Warehouse Foods, Inc.
Rich King Vice President, Sales Post Consumer Brands
Lisa Kinney CPG Practice Lead Symphony EYC
Joseph Kirby Senior Vice President, Merchandising Imperial Distributors, Inc.
Praveen Kishorepuria Managing Director Kurt Salmon, part of Accenture Strategy
Matt Kistler Executive Vice President, Chief Strategy Officer & Client Partner Symphony EYC
Judi Kletz Associate Director, Industry Reputation The Procter & Gamble Distributing Company
Michael Klopstein Vice President, Sales South Region Dean Foods Company
Andy Knoblauch Vice President, Center Store Merchandising Coborn's, Inc.
George Knobloch Chief Operating Officer Key Food Stores Co-operative, Inc.
Wolfgang Koenig President, U.S. Morning Foods Kellogg Company
Amanda Kramer Client Partner LEad, CPG Retail Oracle Data Cloud
Karl Kruse Executive Vice President, Supply Chain Hy-Vee, Inc.
Kees Kruythoff-Tielenius President, Unilever North America Unilever
Edward Kuehnle Industry Consultant Catalina
Joel Kuplack Vice President, Human Resources Festival Foods
Greg Kurr President and CEO Kemps LLC
Anthony Kyles Vice President, Sales PepsiCo, Inc.
Bill Kynast Vice President, Sales, East Chobani, Inc.
Brian Ladd Culinary Merchandiser Wakefern Food Corp.
Cortland Lamee Division Vice President Time Inc. Retail
Grant LaMontagne President, Customer Development Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Christopher Lane Executive Vice President Wakefern Food Corp.
Danny Lane Senior Vice President, Center Store National and Store Brands Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Michael Lang Partner Invatron Systems Corp.
Peter Larkin President and CEO National Grocers Association
Nicholas Larsen Senior Vice President, Client Service Nielsen
Matt Laszlo Senior Vice President, Chief Customer Officer The Clorox Company
Kurt Laufer Chief Customer, Marketing and Innovation Officer Dean Foods Company
John Lawlor Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Vestcom International, Inc.
Timothy LeBel President of Sales, Mars Chocolate North America Mars Chocolate
Jerry LeClair Executive Vice President, Chief Merchandising and Operations Officer Giant Eagle, Inc.
Donny Lee Vice President, Channel Planning and Operations Starbucks Corporation
Joseph Lee Global Senior Vice President, Commerce and Marketing MyWebGrocer, Inc.
James Lemke President, Robinson Fresh C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc.
Phil Lempert President and Editor The Lempert Report
Neal Leonhardt Executive Vice President, Sales and Marketing Brookshire Grocery Company
Jesse Lewis Operations Advisor Mitchell Grocery Corporation
Matt Lindsay Vice President Applied Predictive Technologies, Inc.
John Linehan President and Chief Strategy & Planning Officer Kings Hawaiian Bakery
Gregory Livelli Senior Vice President, Engineering and Marketing Hussmann Corporation
Phil Lombardo Chief Marketing and Merchandising Officer Lunds & Byerlys
Lucho Lopez-May President, Sales Strategy and Business Development DanoneWave
Jack Lord Senior Vice President, Sales Blackhawk Network
Brandt Louie Chairman and CEO H.Y. Louie Co. Limited
Tim Lowe President Lowes Foods, LLC
Mark Luebbers Director, Operations, Industry Affairs and Sales Capability Development Starbucks Corporation
Sheila Lukaszewski Global Director of Category and Shopper Insights, Global Market Research and Analytics Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Lauri Luker Senior Vice President, West and Central DanoneWave
Russell Lund III Chairman and CEO Lunds & Byerlys
Sally Lyons Wyatt Executive Vice President and Practice Leader IRI
Katia Ma Director Category & Shopper Development Confections & Global Foods Division Nestlé USA, Inc.
Jack Mackey Vice President, Sales and Chief Evangelist Service Management Group, Inc.
Holly Maher Vice President, Retail Rehrig Pacific Company
Kathleen Mahoney President MDV and Chief Legal Officer SpartanNash Company
Meg Major Vice President of Content Winsight, LLC.
Terri Maloney VP/Editorial Director Food World/Food Trade News
Elizabeth Maly Senior Vice President, Sales ReposiTrak, Inc.
Jamie Mann Vice President, Customer Management Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated
David Marberger Chief Financial Officer Conagra Brands
Megan Margraff Senior Director, Shopper Intelligence Analytics Oracle Data Cloud
Robert Mariano Director of Marketing
Rick Marino Managing Director The Stores Consulting Group, LLC
Kimberlee Marsh Vice President, Sales Ainsworth Pet Nutrition
Jay Marshall Executive Vice President and COO Hy-Vee, Inc.
Dan Martin Senior Vice President and Customer Operations CHEP
Dyame Martin Senior Director of Sales Schwan's Consumer Brands
Todd Martin Senior Vice President, Customer Management Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated
Richard Martino Area Vice President Mondelez International
Vanessa Maskal Executive Vice President, Sales and Marketing B&G Foods, Inc.
Wendy Mason Senior Vice President, Sales and Operations SellEthics Marketing Group, Inc.
Eleanor Massey Account Director, Food, Travel and Hospitality SmartBrief, Inc.
Mike Matheis Senior Partner Oliver Wyman Group
Tony Matta President, Channel Development Starbucks Corporation
Steven Matthesen President and CEO Acosta
Andy Matthews Vice President, Sales RSi
Ryan Mauro Senior Director, Retailed Solutions Symphony EYC
John Mayer Eagle Foods Guest Eagle Foods
Steve Mayer Chief Merchant Schnuck Markets, Inc.
Norman Mayne Chief Executive Officer Dorothy Lane Market, Inc.
Kevin McAdams President Schwan's Consumer Brands
James McCarthy President and CEO North American Millers' Association
Matthew McCarthy Foods Vice President, North America Unilever
Al McClain CEO and Founder RetailWire.com
Scott McClelland President, Houston Division H-E-B
David McConnell President and CEO Making Change
Thomas McGough President, Operating Segments Conagra Brands
Mark McGowan President The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company
Peter McGuinness Chief Marketing Officer, Chief Brand Officer Chobani, Inc.
John McIndoe Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer IRI
Mark McKewn - IRI
Sean McMenamin President ShopRite McMenamin
Rodney McMullen Chairman and CEO The Kroger Co.
James McNellis Senior Sales Director, Grocery MillerCoors
Joseph McQuesten Vice President, Center Store Merchandising SpartanNash Company
Bob McTeir President Merchants Distributors, LLC
Graeme McVie Vice President and General Manager, Precima US Precima
Duane Meade Vice President, Sales Post Consumer Brands
Nishat Mehta President, Media IRI
Hendrik Meijer Executive Chairman Meijer, Inc.
Seth Mendelson Editor in Chief Drug Store News Group
Natalie Menza-Crowe MS, RD Director, Health and Wellness Wakefern Food Corp.
Fernando Merce President and Chief Executive Officer Nestlé Waters North America
Jeff Metzger President and Publisher Food World/Food Trade News
John Metzger Director, Global Food Industry Team Elanco
Paul Miller Vice President, Grocery Grocery Outlet Inc.
David Mitchell President Mitchell Grocery Corporation
Suzy Monford President Quality Food Centers
Jeff Monroe Senior Vice President, South Region Dean Foods Company
Rob Moore IT Hy-Vee, Inc.
Tracy Moore Senior Vice President, Merchandising, Marketing, Supply Chain and Trade Relations C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
David Moran Co-Founder and Chairman Eversight, Inc.
Mariette Morelli Director, Strategic Eastern Wholesale The Hershey Company
Chris Morley President, USA Nielsen
Susan Morris Executive Vice President, Retail Operations Albertsons Companies
Todd Morris President, Catalina U.S. Catalina
Denise Morrison President and CEO Campbell Soup Company
Greg Morton Senior Vice President of Sales Label Insight
Scott Moses Managing Director and Head of Food Retail and Restaurants Investment Banking Peter J. Solomon Company
George Motel Executive Vice President, Retail Development Bozzuto's Inc.
Frans Muller Deputy Chief Executive Officer and Chief Integration Officer Delhaize America
Steven Muller Kroger Team Lead, East MillerCoors
Randy Munns Senior Vice President, Merchandising and Marketing Festival Foods
Edward Murphy Senior Director, Customer Marketing and Planning Dean Foods Company
Kevin Murphy Senior Vice President, Retail Operations Publix Super Markets, Inc.
Tom Murray Senior Vice President, North Region Dean Foods Company
Felix Musco Chief Executive Officer Musco Family Olive Co.
Craig Musgrove Chief Customer Officer, Frito-Lay North America PepsiCo, Inc.
Nate Muszchinski Director, High End Anheuser-Busch Companies, LLC
Federico Muyshondt Senior Vice President, East DanoneWave
Angela Myers Senior Director, CPG Retail Client Partnerships and Strategy Oracle Data Cloud
Laura Nador : President, CHEP USA CHEP
Bruce Nagle Founder and CEO RW3 Technologies, Inc.
Sergio Nahuz Head of US Sales The Kraft Heinz Company
Jeff Newton Vice President, Business Development FHI
David Nolen Senior Director, Customer and Category Engagement US The Hershey Company
Paul Norman President, Kellogg North America Kellogg Company
Craig Nowokunski Senior Vice President, Sales Henkel Corporation
Jon Nudi President, North American Retail General Mills, Inc.
Siobhan O'Bara Senior Vice President, Industry Engagement and Services GS1 US
Matthew O'Hare President and COO JOH
Timothy O'Neill Vice President, Channel Business Development Starbucks Corporation
Steven Oakland Vice Chair and President, U.S. Food and Beverage The J.M. Smucker Company
David Ochs Senior Vice President, East Region KeHE Distributors
David Orgel Principal David Orgel Consulting LLC
Valerie Oswalt President, US Sales Mondelez International
Matthew Ott Chief Operating Officer National Grocers Association
Lisa Paley Chief Customer Officer Pfizer Consumer Healthcare
Robert Palmer Executive Vice President, Procurement and Sales C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Mark Panzer Senior Vice President, Pharmacy, Health and Wellness Albertsons Companies
Jateen Patel Executive Vice President, Retail Solutions Symphony EYC
Vishal Patell Vice President, Retail Supply Chain Solutions CHEP
Paul Patten Group Vice President, Center Store Wakefern Food Corp.
John Pauley Executive Vice President of Retail Sales, Packaged Meats Smithfield Foods Inc.
David Peacock President and COO Schnuck Markets, Inc.
Jeff Pedersen Executive Vice President, Division Operations Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Jennifer Pelino Senior Vice President, Media IRI
Tod Pepin Senior Vice President, Foods Merchandising Meijer, Inc.
Robert Perry Vice President, Brand Sales MyWebGrocer, Inc.
John Persons President and COO Tops Markets, LLC
Chad Petersen Senior Director of E-Commerce Lowes Foods, LLC
Gary Petersen Vice President, Retail Red Gold, Inc.
Ned Peverley Executive Vice President, Client Development Acosta
David Phillips Executive Vice President and CFO Publix Super Markets, Inc.
John Phillips Senior Vice President, Customer Supply Chain and Global GTM PepsiCo, Inc.
Darian Pickett Chief Client Officer Acosta
Larry Pierce Executive Vice President, Merchandising and Marketing SpartanNash Company
Steve Pinder Managing Director Kurt Salmon, part of Accenture Strategy
Monty Pooley Chief Executive Officer JTM Foods, LLC
Jason Potter Director, Category Management and Insights Jack Links Protein Snacks
Michael Potthoff Vice President, Sales Large Format Anheuser-Busch Companies, LLC
Arthur Powell Sales Executive Digimarc Corporation
Carl Preller Executive Vice President, Strategy & Performance TCC Global
Ian Prisuta Senior Vice President, Grocery Merchandising Giant Eagle, Inc.
Neil Pryor Chief Commercial Officer, North America PepsiCo, Inc.
Ross Purdy Vice President, Center Store K-VA-T Food Stores, Inc.
Todd Putman Chief Commercial Officer Campbell Soup Company
Barry Queen Chairman, AWG Board of Directors Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Tim Quinn Vice President, Trade Development Mars Wrigley Confectionery
Mark Rahiya Senior Vice President of National Retail Sales The Coca-Cola Company
Laurie Rains Group Vice President, US Retail Commercial Strategy Nielsen
Jason Ramsey Vice President, Center Store Lowes Foods, LLC
Shawn Ravitz Vice President, Administration Supermarkets of Cherry Hill, Inc.
Jeff Reagan Senior Vice President, Retail Marketing Wakefern Food Corp.
Kim Reed Senior Vice President, Sales, Morning Foods Kellogg Company
Colt Reichart Owner Red Gold, Inc.
Gordon Reid President Giant Food LLC
Barb Renner Partner Deloitte, LLP
Crystal Renninger Director, Grocery Mars Wrigley Confectionery
Craig Reynolds Regional Vice President, Sales, Western Region McCormick & Company, Inc.
Bob Richardson Director, Sales, Customer and Industry Development The Clorox Company
Michael Ridenour Head of Industry Relations and Sales Operations The Kraft Heinz Company
Vinnie Rinaldo Senior Customer Development Manager Mars Wrigley Confectionery
Tom Rinck Director, Grocery and Broker Channel Pfizer Consumer Healthcare
Brittany Riordan Vice President, Experiential Marketing IRI
Rick Rising Division Vice President, Sales, National Grocery Georgia-Pacific
Ramon Rivera Senior Vice President, Operations Bimbo Bakeries USA
Vince Robinson President, Sales Nestlé USA, Inc.
Talbott Roche President and CEO Blackhawk Network
Lisa Rodkey Specialist Customer and Industry Affairs The Hershey Company
Catherine Roe Head of Client Partnerships Oracle Data Cloud
Gary Roland Vice President, Grocery Sales Nestlé Nutrition
Adam Roscher Head of Sales, Kroger The Kraft Heinz Company
Arthur Rosenberg Vice President, Industry and Customer Development PepsiCo, Inc.
Craig Rosenblum Senior Director Business Development Inmar Inc.
Corey Rosenbusch President And CEO Global Cold Chain Alliance
Gary Rosenthal Executive Vice President, General Manager Metro Division JOH
Brian Ross President Precima
John Ross President and CEO IGA, INC.
Russell Rutter Vice President, Alternative Channels and E-Commerce Smithfield Foods Inc.
Jerry Rymont Publisher Penton Media, Inc
Julia Sabin Vice President, Industry and Government Affairs The J.M. Smucker Company
John Saidnawey Chairman and CEO JOH
Scott Salmon Chief Customer Officer Kellogg Company
Edward P. Salzano Chairman StoreBrands USA Private Label Manufacturers Association
Shane Sampson Chief Marketing and Merchandising Officer Albertsons Companies
Don Sanderson Group Vice President, Grocery Merchandising Meijer, Inc.
Vivek Sankaran President and COO, Frito-Lay North America PepsiCo, Inc.
Dennis Schaffler Senior Director of Global Market Access, the Americas Elanco
Paul Schaut Chief Executive Officer Label Insight
Kurt Schertle Chief Operating Officer Weis Markets, Inc.
Mark Schiller Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer Pinnacle Foods Inc.
Becky Schilling Content Director Supermarket News
Todd Schnuck Chairman and CEO Schnuck Markets, Inc.
David Schoeder Principal The Food Partners, LLC
John Schofield Vice President, Sales Regional Accounts Beauty Henkel Corporation
Mark Schreiber Executive Vice President and Chief Customer Officer UTZ Quality Foods, Inc.
Al Schretter Vice President, Sales, North America S. C. Johnson & Son, Inc.
Robert Schulz Vice President, Sales Schwan's Consumer Brands
Steve Schumacher Vice President, Customer Development, Supermarkets, West Unilever
Jens-Martin Schwaerzler President, Henkel Consumer Goods Inc. Henkel Corporation
Mary Scianna Editorial Director Grocery Business
Chon Searfoss Senior Vice President, Retail Sales Nestlé Waters North America
Will Seel Vice President, Business Development FHI
William Senn Director, National Accounts Rehrig Pacific Company
Emilia Serban Insights Manager B&G Foods, Inc.
Darren Serrao Chief Growth Officer Conagra Brands
Neesa Serritella Meeting Planner The Procter & Gamble Distributing Company
Adam Seston Vice President, Chanel and Customer Development Unilever
Laura Shea Senior Director, Grocery Merchandising The Kroger Co.
RJ Sheedy Chief Merchandise and Strategy Officer Grocery Outlet Inc.
Joseph Sheridan President and COO Wakefern Food Corp.
Kevin Sherlock Senior Vice President, Merchandise and Business Development Hy-Vee, Inc.
Ern Sherman Vice President, Retail Industry Affairs The Coca-Cola Company
Ellen Siebenborn-Forsyth Vice President, Sales General Mills, Inc.
Jeff Siegel Vice President, Customer Interface Group Nestlé Purina PetCare Company
Sirko Siemssen Partner, Global Retail Practice Co-Leader Oliver Wyman Group
Ryan Silberman Chief Revenue Officer RefrigiWear, Inc.
Amanda Silbert Executive Administrative Assistant Chobani, Inc.
Rick Simington Vice President of Sales Chobani, Inc.
Bill Simon Vice President, Sales McCormick & Company, Inc.
Marc Simon Vice President Marketing and General Manager Heritage Brands B&G Foods, Inc.
Roy Simrell President and Chief Client Officer Inmar Inc.
Carleen Sipes Director, Travel and Conferences Hy-Vee, Inc.
Randall Skoda President and CEO Topco Associates LLC
Mark Skogen President and CEO Festival Foods
Michael Skokan Executive Vice President and CFO Hy-Vee, Inc.
Michael Sleeper Chairman and CEO Imperial Distributors, Inc.
Ron Slominski Senior Director, Sales Schwan's Consumer Brands
Arthur Smith Founder and CEO GS1 Canada
Brad Smith Interim Vice President of Marketing and Senior Director, Integrated and Shopper Marketing Schwan's Consumer Brands
David Smith President and CEO Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Herbert Smith Vice President Customer Development Retail E.&J. Gallo Winery
Pat Smith Manager, Customer Engagement Mondelez International
Steven Smith President and CEO K-VA-T Food Stores, Inc.
Mark Smucker Chief Executive Officer The J.M. Smucker Company
Paul Smucker Wagstaff Chief Executive Officer Eagle Foods
Amanda Sourry President, North America Unilever
Pete Spanos Vice President, Supply Chain Nestlé Purina PetCare Company
Greg Sparks Senior Vice President and COO K-VA-T Food Stores, Inc.
Steve Sprinkle Vice President, Domestic Sales E.&J. Gallo Winery
Korry Stagnito Chief Operating Officer EnsembleIQ
Lesia Stahl MBA Vice President, Sales TCC Global
Jeff Stamey Vice President, Sales, West Chobani, Inc.
Phil Stanley Vice President and General Manager, Wal-Mart Global Group The Hershey Company
David Staples Chief Executive Officer SpartanNash Company
Shayna Steelman Customer Meeting and Event Planner Conagra Brands
James Sterbenz Senior Vice President, US Sales Campbell Soup Company
Don Stevens Senior Director of Sales Schwan's Consumer Brands
Greg Stevens Chief Revenue Officer MyWebGrocer, Inc.
Brad Stevenson Vice President, Sales, Grocery MillerCoors
Jason Stewart Vice President Keurig Green Mountain, Inc.
Nate Stewart Senior Vice President, Southern Region Hy-Vee, Inc.
Mike Stigers Executive Vice President, Wholesale SUPERVALU INC.
David Stis Vice President, Sales North Region Dean Foods Company
Kirk Stoa Executive Vice President and CFO Festival Foods
Nico Sumas CMO, Village Village Super Market, Inc.
Robert Sumas President Village Super Market, Inc.
Chad Summe Vice President and General Manager of US Sales Quotient Technology (Mountain View, CA)
Phillip Sweeney Regional Vice President of Sales r4 Technologies, LLC
Tom Sweeney Director, Retail Brands Merchants Distributors, LLC
Eric Swensen Vice President, Center Store Big Y Foods, Inc.
Kirk Tanner President and COO, North American Beverages PepsiCo, Inc.
Scott Tassani Chief Customer Officer General Mills, Inc.
Carolyn Tastad Group President, North America Selling and Market Operations The Procter & Gamble Distributing Company
David Tate Senior Vice President, US Retail Blackhawk Network
Ashley Taylor Chief Customer Officer Acosta
Michael Taylor President, Brand Development Group Daymon
Paul Taylor Chef and Culinary Merchandiser Wakefern Food Corp.
Jason Test Senior Vice President, Retail Brand Development Catalina
Jesse Thelen Divisional Vice President, Grocery West The J.M. Smucker Company
Terry Thomas Vice President, Customer Development, Supermarkets, East Unilever
Fred Thomas-Dupuis Partner, NA Retail Practice Co-Leader Oliver Wyman Group
Chuck Thompson Senior Vice President, Merchandising Harris Teeter LLC
Peter Thompson Director, Customer and Industry Development Colgate-Palmolive Company
Aurora Tice Director, Industry Relations Nielsen
Kevin Tighe Director, Sales Arla Foods Inc.
Todd Tillemans President, U.S. The Hershey Company
Tim Tillia Divisional Vice President, Sales American Greetings Corporation
Brian Todd President and CEO The Food Institute
Loyd Tomlinson President and CEO LTA International Global Services
Richard Tompkins Chief Customer Officer PepsiCo, Inc.
David Toothaker Senior Vice President, Retail Services Nielsen
Marc Torok Account Executive Digimarc Corporation
Joe Toscano Director, Industry Relations Nestlé Purina PetCare Company
James Trout President The Fred W. Albrecht Grocery Co.
Mike Troy Editor in Chief Retail Leader
Tony True Vice President, North American Sales Pharmavite LLC
Peter Tunkey Principal Capre Group
Donna Tweeten Executive Vice President, CMO and CCO Hy-Vee, Inc.
Robert Ukrop Co-Chairman Ukrop's Threads
Shirley Ulrich Vice President, Multi-Channel Sales Mars Chocolate
Michael Vail President Hannaford Supermarkets
Mark Van Buskirk Group Vice President, Grocery Albertsons Companies
Marcus Van der Heijden President and CEO, TCC Retail Marketing USA and Canada TCC Global
Michael Van Houten Vice President, Category Development Starbucks Corporation
Laura Viscusi Market Leader, FOod and Restaurant Group Penton Media, Inc
Alfie Vivian Vice President, B2B Marketing, Foods and Refreshments Unilever
Ed Vlacich Region Head, Henkel Beauty North America Henkel Corporation
Geoff Waldau Executive Vice President, Merchandising Food Lion, LLC
Ryan Wall Chief Executive Officer FHI
Glen Walter Vice President, Retail Sales Idahoan Foods
Tony Ward Managing Director, Retail Accenture
Christopher Warne Publisher, Food & Beverage SmartBrief, Inc.
Weldon Weatherly Vice President, Fresh Meat, Frozen and Refrigerated Foods Grocery Outlet Inc.
Winston Weber Chairman and CEO Winston Weber & Associates, Inc.
Stephen Webster Vice President, Solution Delivery r4 Technologies, LLC
Jonathan Weis President, CEO and Chairman Weis Markets, Inc.
Nathan Weitz Director of Center Store T.A. Solberg Co., Inc.
Julia Wells Vice President, Marketing Services The Pictsweet Company
Andy Wersel Vice President, Retail Enterprise Sales Inmar Inc.
Dan Werth Chief Customer Officer MillerCoors
John White Vice President, National Warehouse Sales Dean Foods Company
Matt White Vice President of Sales Strategy Jack Links Protein Snacks
Peter Whitsett Executive Vice President, Merchandising and Marketing Meijer, Inc.
Kevin Wiese Vice President Cub Center Store Cub Foods
Bryton Wildsmith Channel Development Rotational Associate Starbucks Corporation
Dan Wilkinson Chief Commercial Officer 1WorldSync
Hunter Williams Partner, Retail & Consumter Goods Oliver Wyman Group
Jeff Williams Senior Vice President, US Retail and Industry Relations Nielsen
Dawn Willoughby EVP & Chief Operating Officer The Clorox Company
Steve Wilson Vice President, Purchasing Grocery Outlet Inc.
Tracy Wind Senior Vice President, West Retail Sales Smithfield Foods Inc.
Shelli Wineland Associate Director, Sales The Procter & Gamble Distributing Company
Andrew Wintemberg President, Sales and Logistics Time Inc. Retail
George Wishart Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer Vestcom International, Inc.
Barron Witherspoon Vice President, Global Industry Affairs The Procter & Gamble Distributing Company
Jeffrey Woldt Vice President and Editorial Director Mass Market Retailers
Ian Wood Director of Sales Invatron Systems Corp.
Rob Woseth Executive Vice President, Chief Strategy Officer and Interim COO SUPERVALU INC.
Jennifer Wulffleff Area Director Customer Development Mondelez International
Dagan Xavier Co-Founder and SVP Data Operations Label Insight
Vicente Yáńez Chief Executive Officer Asociación Nacional de Tiendas de Autoservicio y Departamentales, A.C. (ANTAD)
Michael Yarbrough Director of Sales Dean Foods Company
Teross Young Vice President, Government Relations Delhaize America
Lauri Youngquist President and CEO Knowlan's Super Markets, Inc.
Stefano Zenezini Vice President, Supply Chain Operations, North America The Procter & Gamble Distributing Company
Tim Zimmer Senior Vice President, Insights and Field Communications Smithfield Foods Inc.
George Zoghbi Chief Operating Officer The Kraft Heinz Company
John Zupo President, Customer Development and Sales Operations Nestlé Waters North America