2018 Annual Business Conference (ABC): Registered Attendees

The following list shows all attendees as of September 16, 2019.


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