2018 Annual Business Conference (ABC): Registered Attendees

The following list shows all attendees as of June 24, 2021.


Attendee Name Title  Company
Jeff Admiraal Senior Director, Shopper Analytics and Insights Leader The Procter & Gamble Distributing Company LLC
Jon Albrecht Vice President of Sales and Merchandising Acme Fresh Markets
Frank Alfano Customer Insight and Innovation Center, Customer Collaboration Manager Unilever
Michael Algard Director, Agency West Colgate-Palmolive Company
Josh Allen Director, Center Stores Sales
Rob Allison Midwest Regional Business Manager, Nestle Acosta
Lisa Angeles Customer Vice President
Tye Anthony Senior Vice President, Merchandising Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Rodney Antolock President Harris Teeter LLC
Thomas Arons Managing Director
Mark Arrington Vice President, Customer Development Post Consumer Brands
Michael Atkins Vice President, Retail Sales
Leslie Atkinson Vice President, Marketing
Brian Audette Senior Vice President, Merchandising and Category Management UNFI
Jorge Azevedo Head of Sales - Kroger
Jeff Bailey Sales Team Leader The Procter & Gamble Distributing Company LLC
Karen Bakewell Director, Grocery, Frozen and Dairy Merchandising SpartanNash Company
Donna Banks-Ficcio Vice President Grocery, Frozen, Dairy, Merchandising - Central Region UNFI
Adam Barnhardt Brand Director Merchants Distributors, LLC
Joey Bates Director, Center Store Merchandising Harris Teeter LLC
Torrance Beard Senior Director, Sales Kellogg Company
Joe Beck Senior Director, Strategic Food, East Customers The Hershey Company
Doug Behrens President and Chief Customer Officer Kind Snacks
Dennis Belcastro Vice President, Industry Affairs and Customer Development Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Steve Berg Vice President and Managing Director Nestle Purina PetCare Company
Hayley Berkshire Director Customer Marketing
Carrie Birth Brand Manager Regional Grocery The Procter & Gamble Distributing Company LLC
Kylie Bishop Team Lead Regional Food West The Hershey Company
Julie Bitter Director Customer Development, Southeast
Curtis Bolden Vice President, Sales Conagra Brands
Michelle Boone Vice President, Category Management, Center Store Brookshire Grocery Company
Amy Bosek Area Vice President The Kraft Heinz Company
Brian Bosworth Senior Director of Center Store Merchandising Weis Markets, Inc.
Joe Boyd Vice President, Mass, Emergingand Retail Post Consumer Brands
Chris Brangenberg Director of Retail Merchandising Associated Grocers, Inc. (LA)
Jennifer Brillowski Customer Vice President The Kraft Heinz Company
Rick Brindle Vice President, Industry Development Mondelez International
Kendra Brodzinski Manager of Promotions and Shopper Marketing
Bruce Brown Vice President, Strategy and Planning Kellogg Company
Mike Browne Vice President Sales, Wholesale Accounts Kellogg Company
Gerry Buckles Senior Director, Merchandising Services Associated Grocers, Inc. (LA)
Thomas Byom Director, Central Region Hormel Foods Corporation
Robert Caliendo Vice President of National Accounts, Large Format Vita Coco
Scott Cameron Key Food Consultant
Jenna Campbell Senior Customer Manager General Mills, Inc.
Jeffrey Capezzuti Director, Channel Business Develpment Nestle Coffee Partners
Greg Carbone Vice President Sales, East Region Accounts Kellogg Company
Nick Carlino Executive Vice President, Sales and Merchandising Merchants Distributors, LLC
Jerry Carnes Director of Sales, Mid-Atlantic Region
John Casaburri Vice President, Customer Service and Logistics Georgia-Pacific
Alison Castillo Omni Delivery Lead Unilever
Chris Chromy Senior Vice President, Sales Conagra Brands
Kirk Clark Director, Merchandising Mitchell Grocery Corporation
Craig Clasen Senior Vice President, Retail Business Development
Rob Cohen Vice President, Refrigerated and Frozen Bozzuto's Inc.
Kristina Cole President, Sales and Chief Customer Officer Danone North America
Mariaelena Cona Associate Director, Customer Supply Chain Kellogg Company
Chris Conroy Head of Category Leadership The Kraft Heinz Company
Mike Convey Director, Category Management
Matt Corker Director, Finance
Brent Cotten Vice President, Global Customer and Industry Affairs The Hershey Company
Robert Crane Vice President, U.S. Retail Sales The J.M. Smucker Company
Marlene Creighton Vice President, Food East The Hershey Company
Joseph Cresta Head of Southeast Region The Kraft Heinz Company
Mark Criswell Vice President, Merchandising, Supply Chain and Trade Relations C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Tim Cross Director, New England and East Atlantic Danone North America
Dan Crusinbery Sr. Business Analyst Mars Food
Richie Cui Director Business Development
Mike Culver Head of Sales - West Area The Kraft Heinz Company
Joe Czernecki Director Supply Chain The Hershey Company
Lola Danlos Customer Development Strategy Manager Unilever
Troy Datcher Senior Vice President, Chief Customer Officer The Clorox Company
Amy Davis Vice President / General Manager CROSSMARK
Derek De La Mater Chief Customer Officer and Executive Vice President, Sales Conagra Brands
Sharon Delaney Vice President, Procurement Bozzuto's Inc.
Sean Desmond Director, Merchandising, NY Metro Bozzuto's Inc.
Douglas DeWilde Director Nestle Purina PetCare Company
Michael DiAngelis Senior Customer Manager General Mills, Inc.
Karen Doggendorf Manager, Industry Relations Nestle Purina PetCare Company
Jim Donzelli Senior Vice President, Sales Conagra Brands
Kristof Duna Vice President, Center Store Procurement, Private Brands Merchants Distributors, LLC
Jeff Edwards Director, Supply Chain Bozzuto's Inc.
Tom Ehmen Area Director, Customer Development Mondelez International
Sabrina Englot Customer Service Manager Mondelez International
Bruce Evans Senior Director of Sales Georgia-Pacific
Joe Farrell Director, NA Customer Engagement Mondelez International
Bob Ferretti Customer Team Leader The Clorox Company
Jim Fitterer Vice President, Merchandising Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Eric Fouts Vice President, Customer Supply Chain
Todd Fox Category Manager, Private Label Hy-Vee, Inc.
Glenn Frazier Director, Category Strategy and Insights East The Hershey Company
Mark Frazier Head of Northeast Region Sales The Kraft Heinz Company
William French Customer Vice President Mondelez International
Jonathan Friebert Head of U.S. Government Relations
Megan Fritz Region Sales Director, National Wholesale General Mills, Inc.
James Frusciante President, US Retail Sales The Kraft Heinz Company
Jaime Frye Vice President, Sales
Curtis Funk Senior Vice President, Merchandising Lunds & Byerlys
Dan Funk Chief Operating Officer Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Ron Galbreath Director, Customer Business Team Mondelez International
Sheila Gamble Vice President, Frozen Foods Sales
Patrick Geiger Director Grocery, West Mars Wrigley Confectionery
Brian George President, Chairman and CEO Alex Lee, Inc.
Terri Geraghty Senior Director of Regional Accounts Kellogg Company
Brian Giroux Vice President General Manager- Customer Development Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Dan Glei Executive Vice President, Merchandising and Marketing K-VA-T Food Stores, Inc.
Jim Goers Senior Vice President, Account Management and National Brands
Allan Goldberg Vice President, West Regionals Danone North America
Diana Gorshe Senior Director, Category Management Del Monte Foods, Inc.
Kevin Green Area Vice President The Kraft Heinz Company
Richard Gunn Senior Vice President, Merchandising and Marketing
Brian Haaraoja Vice President, Merchandising and Marketing
Chad Hague Director of Sales
Chad Hansen Senior Customer Team Leader Georgia-Pacific
Mark Harvey Executive Director, Category Sales
Greg Hasper Vice President, Wholesale Post Consumer Brands
John Havens Jr. Industry Relations Consultant, Nestle USA, Inc. Nestle USA, Inc.
Kathy Hayden Vice President, Sales, East
Adam Hayes Manager, Industry Affairs The Procter & Gamble Distributing Company LLC
Steven Heggelke Executive Vice President, Merchandising and Procurement Bozzuto's Inc.
Pia Heine Team Leader, Grocery
Dennis Hickey Chief Merchandising Officer Krasdale Foods, Inc.
Pam Hild Director, Center Store Schnuck Markets, Inc.
Shannon Hodock Vice President, Acosta Clorox Acosta
Cheryl Hoefs Region Vice President, Snacks Sales
Tess Hohman Senior Manager, Industry Initiatives General Mills, Inc.
Chris Hopp National Manager of Category Sales Hormel Foods Corporation
Rob Hornback Associate Director Midwest Regional Team The Procter & Gamble Distributing Company LLC
Tim Horton Vice President, Center Store Schnuck Markets, Inc.
Wendy Hubbeling Director, Team Lead
Heidi Huff Vice President, Business Partnerships IGA, INC.
Joshua Hunstad Team Leader The Procter & Gamble Distributing Company LLC
Germaine Hunter Associate The Clorox Company
Steve Iurato Vice President, Customer and Category Business, Coffee The J.M. Smucker Company
Kevin Jackson Senior Vice President, U.S. Retail Sales and N.A. Away From Home
Sherene Jagla Vice President, Sales
Anna Johnson Head of Category Leadership, East Sales The Kraft Heinz Company
Henry Johnson President KJ Investment Company
James Johnson Vice President, Merchandising W. Lee Flowers & Co., Inc.
Lynn Johnson Vice President, Managing Director Nestle Purina PetCare Company
Beth Jolly Vice President, Communications, Meals & Beverages Campbell Soup Company
Dave Jones Vice President, Industry Initiatives
Julie Jones ManagingDirector, Grocery and Home Hardware
Marc Jones President and CEO HAC, Inc.
Nicole Juntunen Vice President, Sales and Marketing Be Green Packaging LLC
Barb Kacer Field Sales Manager Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Eric Karr Vice President, Client Solutions Acosta
Gina Kelly Director of Sales, Regional Grocery The Clorox Company
Sara Kelly Sales Director, Grocery - Central Region Mars Wrigley Confectionery
Randal Kemnitz Director, Western Regions, CPS Hormel Foods Corporation
Steve Kieke Director of Grocery Acme Fresh Markets
Beth Kincaid Customer Development Director, Central Division Unilever
Jeff King Vice President, Center Store Bozzuto's Inc.
Rich King Vice President, Retail Sales Post Consumer Brands
Scott King Director Nestle Purina PetCare Company
Andy Knoblauch Vice President, Center Store Merchandising Coborn's, Inc.
George Knobloch Chief Operating Officer Key Food Stores Co-operative, Inc.
David Krause Executive Vice President and CMO
Todd Krc Senior Director, Business Development Topco Associates LLC
Marc Kurkiewicz Vice President, Member Development Topco Associates LLC
Scott Lackey Agency Sales Manager Georgia-Pacific
Jake Lane Manager, Merchandising C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Doug Langan Manager of Customer Business Development, North America Regional Teams The Procter & Gamble Distributing Company LLC
Kurt Laufer President, Customer Development Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Hillen Lee Senior Director, Regional Grocery The Procter & Gamble Distributing Company LLC
Brian Lillis National Category Sales Manager Hormel Foods Corporation
Joseph Livorsi II President
Mike Long Director, Grocery Lowes Foods, LLC
Mark Luebbers Vice President, Customer Accounts Nestle Coffee Partners
Dan Lugar Vice President, Lomar Operations Hy-Vee, Inc.
Katia Ma Director, Sales Operations and Trade Relations Nestle USA, Inc.
Michael Macrae Director, Operations Lunds & Byerlys
Dan Magnuson Vice President, Merchandising, Grocery, Frozen Foods, and Dairy
Kevin Maier Manager, Category Development Topco Associates LLC
Anthony Manna Agency Sales Manager Georgia-Pacific
Marco Manocchio Vice President, Customer and Category Business Team, Consumer Foods The J.M. Smucker Company
Jeanmarie Marone Manager, Sales Communications Danone North America
Andrew Martin Agency Sales Manager
Dyame Martin Vice President Dean Foods Company
John Martino VP, Sales and Operations Nestle Waters North America
Pete Marucci Vice President and Managing Director Nestle Purina PetCare Company
Steve Mayle Vice President, Sales General Mills, Inc.
Ian McBride Director of Sales Grocery
Pete McConville Director, Team Sales Kellogg Company
Joseph McDonnell Vice President, U.S. Grocery and Retail Execution Campbell Soup Company
Mike McKenna Regional Sales Manager Unilever
Joseph McQuesten Senior Vice President, Center Store and Fresh Merchandising SpartanNash Company
Bob McTeir President
Mario Mediati Director, Sales
Kurt Mehring MegaMex Sales Manager Hormel Foods Corporation
Sarah Memoli Director, Meijer and SpartanNash Danone North America
Geoff Miller Director, Team Lead Nestle USA, Inc.
Kenneth Miller Procurement Manager, Grocery, DSD Wakefern Food Corp.
David Mitchell President Mitchell Grocery Corporation
Dave Mongillo Director, Center Store Price Chopper Supermarkets
Nicole Moore Lead Sales Industry Affairs Nestle Coffee Partners
Scott Moore Director, Sales Hormel Foods Corporation
Steve Moore Team Lead, Kroger The Hershey Company
Mariette Morelli Director, Strategic Eastern Wholesale
Jason Morneau Senior Director, Sales Kellogg Company
Kurt Mueller Senior Vice President, Sales Hormel Foods Corporation
Chuck Munn Senior Director, Grocery Harris Teeter LLC
Randy Munns Executive Vice President and COO Festival Foods
Tom Murray Senior Vice President Dean Foods Company
Trent Nehls Director Sales Mars Wrigley Confectionery
Thomas Neylon Managing Director Acosta
Tracey Noffke Customer Logistics Director, Strategy & Service Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Amy Nordstrom Vice President Nestle USA, Inc.
Beth Nygaard Senior Team Leader, Customer Development Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Joseph O'Connor Applegate VP, Sales & Marketing Hormel Foods Corporation
Kendi O'Mard Director, Sales The Clorox Company
Timothy O'Neill Vice President, Sales Nestle Coffee Partners
Donna Ofenloch Senior Retail Development Manager Topco Associates LLC
Heather Oliver Director, Customer Strategy & Insights Georgia-Pacific
Ian Opradek Director, Strategic Wholesale West The Hershey Company
Pat Palmisano Administrative Assistant Dean Foods Company
Terry Palmisano Vice President, Center Store Sales Associated Grocers, Inc. (LA)
David Panter Vice President, Center Store Sales and Merchandising Associated Food Stores, Inc.
Susan Parks Broker Manager, Grocery East Mars Wrigley Confectionery
Tony Patrignelli Senior Director, Trade Optimization and Customer Operations
Philip Payment Jr. President, Sales and Operations Floco Foods, Inc.
Brent Payne Director, Sales
Robert Policano Senior Vice President, Dairy and Frozen Merchandising
Patrice Polta Senior Region Manager, Grocery West
Kelly Porter Director, North America Customer Supply Chain Campbell Soup Company
David Poston Category Manager and Buyer W. Lee Flowers & Co., Inc.
Richard Prast Sales Team Leader The Clorox Company
Ross Purdy Vice President, Merchandising K-VA-T Food Stores, Inc.
Jason Ramsey Executive Vice President of Merchandising Lowes Foods, LLC
Matt Rausch Customer Sales Director Georgia-Pacific
Kim Reed General Manager, Grocery
Karen Reid Vice President, Sales Strategy and Customer Marketing Post Consumer Brands
Tracy Reiff Vice President, Category Management Center Stores DSD
Crystal Renninger Director, Grocery Mars Wrigley Confectionery
Heather Rewiski Senior Vice President, Regionals Danone North America
Bob Richardson Director, Sales, Customer and Industry Development The Clorox Company
Michael Richardson Director, Category Management, Center Store Associated Grocers, Inc. (LA)
Michael Ridenour Head of Industry Relations and Sales Operations The Kraft Heinz Company
Vinnie Rinaldo Senior Trade Event Manager Mars Wrigley Confectionery
Rick Rising Vice President of Sales - Grocery Channel Georgia-Pacific
Jodi Robinson Senior Director, Center Store Lunds & Byerlys
Ashley Roehm Vice President, National Accounts The Clorox Company
Lyndsay Rogers Region Vice President, Morning Foods Sales Kellogg Company
James Rohr Vice President, Grocery Giant Eagle, Inc.
Mike Ross Senior Director, Commercial Strategy, Waffles and Frozen Breakfast Kellogg Company
Jan Ruehlicke Sales and Marketing
Erin Salazar National Category Sales Manager Hormel Foods Corporation
Steve Salerno Category Manager Wakefern Food Corp.
Scott Salmon Chief Customer Officer
Carrie Sander Vice President, Sales Kellogg Company
Carrie Sanderson Customer Supply Chain Lead
Jennifer Santiago Director, Marketing Communications Lowes Foods, LLC
Matt Schuster Director Nestle Purina PetCare Company
Patrick Schwab Vice President, Sales Hormel Foods Corporation
Rochelle Seideneck Vice President, Edible and Inedible Grocery Giant Eagle, Inc.
Andrew Sellers Director, Large Format The Hershey Company
Adam Seston Vice President, Customer Development Unilever
Alexis Severson Senior Customer Manager General Mills, Inc.
Shane Sgambelluri Vice President, Regional Accounts Grocery Kellogg Company
Dylana Silver Director, Marketing Krasdale Foods, Inc.
Corey Sisson Senior Customer Manager General Mills, Inc.
Glen Smith Customer Develop Strategic Grocery Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Lindsay Smith Senior Customer Manager General Mills, Inc.
Kathleen Snydstrup Director, Team Sales Kellogg Company
Tom Spaniol Director, CSI Food West The Hershey Company
Brett Spiker Category Manager, Beverage and Snacks Hy-Vee, Inc.
Kenneth Sprouse Unilever Kroger Team Unilever
David Stapelfeldt Customer Business Lead The Kraft Heinz Company
Shayna Steelman Customer Meeting and Event Plannernt Conagra Brands
James Sterbenz Senior Vice President, U.S. Retail Sales
Mike Stigers Chief Executive Officer, Cub Cub Foods
Ryan Stimac Director, Agency East Colgate-Palmolive Company
David Stis Chief Customer Officer Del Monte Foods, Inc.
Mark Storms Principal Topco Associates LLC
Tom Sweeney Vice President Merchandising and Brands Merchants Distributors, LLC
Jimmy Taylor Senior Vice President, Sales Strategy and Capabilities Conagra Brands
Graham Teague Head of Customer Supply Chain The Kraft Heinz Company
Jesse Thelen Divisional Vice President, Grocery East
Terry Thomas Executive Vice President and CCO Unilever
Chuck Thompson Senior Vice President, Merchandising and Marketing Harris Teeter LLC
Marty Thompson Director Of Category Development
Peter Thompson Director, Customer and Industry Development
Lisa Tibey Director of Omni Commerce Hormel Foods Corporation
Tom Tomaselli Vice President, Center Store Price Chopper Supermarkets
Tom Tomescko Customer Development, Strategic Grocer
Joe Toscano Vice President Trade and Industry Development Nestle Purina PetCare Company
Mike Townley Agency Sales Manager Georgia-Pacific
David Trammell Vice President, Wholesale Post Consumer Brands
Jason Turtle Zone Operations Manager General Mills, Inc.
Christopher Walker Director, Logistics
Michael Walton Director, Customer Development, West Unilever
Rich Wedel Associate Director, Customer Strategies Solutions
Jason Wells Category Manager K-VA-T Food Stores, Inc.
Brian Werner Vice President, Sales Nestle Purina PetCare Company
Michael West Vice President, Food West The Hershey Company
Daan Westdijk Category Development Manager Unilever
John White Vice President, National Warehouse Sales Dean Foods Company
Roger White Senior Vice President, Sales and Merchandising Associated Food Stores, Inc.
Stephanie Wieczorek Shopper Marketing Team Lead, Grocery Accounts Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Isaac Wiese Vice President, Procurement Hy-Vee, Inc.
Paul Wildermuth Senior Customer Manager General Mills, Inc.
Mark Wilhite Director, Sales, Retail Grocery General Mills, Inc.
Jason Worby Director of Sales
Phillip Worley Director, Grocery Operations K-VA-T Food Stores, Inc.
Gerald Yacavone Senior Director, Sales Georgia-Pacific
Vicky Zhuang General Manager, International Business Development, North America
Joe Zink Vice President, Center Store Merchandising Festival Foods
Robert Zullinger CBDM Northeast Team The Procter & Gamble Distributing Company LLC