2018 Annual Business Conference (ABC): Registered Attendees

The following list shows all attendees as of November 20, 2019.


Attendee Name Title  Company
Jeff Admiraal Associate Director, Shopper Analytics and Insights The Procter & Gamble Distributing Company
Jon Albrecht Director, Center Store 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 Associated Food Stores, Inc.
Rob Allison Midwest Regional Business Manager, Nestle Acosta
Lisa Angeles Customer Vice President The Kraft Heinz Company
Tye Anthony Senior Vice President, Merchandising Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Rodney Antolock President Harris Teeter LLC
Thomas Arons Managing Director Topco Associates LLC
Mark Arrington Vice President, Customer Development Post Consumer Brands
Michael Atkins Vice President, Retail Sales
Leslie Atkinson Vice President, Marketing Brookshire Grocery Company
Brian Audette Senior Vice President, Merchandising and Category Management United Natural Foods, Inc.
Jorge Azevedo Head of Sales - Kroger The Kraft Heinz Company
Jeff Bailey Sales Team Leader The Procter & Gamble Distributing Company
Karen Bakewell Director, Grocery, Frozen and Dairy Merchandising SpartanNash Company
Donna Banks-Ficcio Vice President, Center Store Sales and Merchandising Weis Markets, Inc.
Adam Barnhardt Brand Director Merchants Distributors, LLC
Joey Bates Director, Grocery, Dairy and Frozen Harris Teeter LLC
Torrance Beard Senior Director, Sales Kellogg Company
Joe Beck Senior Director, Strategic Food, East Customers The Hershey Company
Doug Behrens Chief Customer Officer
Dennis Belcastro Vice President, Industry Affairs and Customer Development Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Steve Berg Vice President and Managing Director Nestlé Purina PetCare Company
Hayley Berkshire Director Customer Marketing Kellogg Company
Carrie Birth Brand Manager Regional Grocery The Procter & Gamble Distributing Company
Kylie Bishop Team Lead Regional Food West The Hershey Company
Julie Bitter Director Customer Development, Southeast Unilever
Curtis Bolden Vice President, Sales Conagra Brands
Michelle Boone Vice President, Category Management, Center Warehouse Brookshire Grocery Company
Amy Bosek Head of Sales, East Area The Kraft Heinz Company
Brian Bosworth Director, Grocery Weis Markets, Inc.
Joe Boyd National Vice President of Sales, U.S. Retail Post Consumer Brands
Chris Brangenberg Director of Retail Merchandising Associated Grocers, Inc. (LA)
Jennifer Brillowski Director, Sales, SuperValu The Kraft Heinz Company
Rick Brindle Vice President, Industry Development Mondelez International
Kendra Brodzinski Manager of Promotions and Shopper Marketing Schnuck Markets, Inc.
Bruce Brown Vice President, Customer Marketing Kellogg Company
Mike Browne Vice President Sales, Wholesale Accounts Kellogg Company
Gerry Buckles Senior Director, Center Store Sales 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 Key Food Stores Co-operative, Inc.
Jenna Campbell Senior Customer Manager General Mills, Inc.
Jeff Capezzuti Director, Channel Business Development Nestle Coffee Partners
Greg Carbone Vice President Sales, East Region Accounts Kellogg Company
Nick Carlino Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing Merchants Distributors, LLC
Jerry Carnes Director of Sales, Mid-Atlantic Region Danone North America
John Casaburri Vice President, Customer Service and Logistics Georgia-Pacific
Alison Castillo Director, Industry Relations and Sustainable Living Unilever
Christopher Chromy Senior Vice President, Sales Conagra Brands
Kirk Clark Director of Merchandising Mitchell Grocery Corporation
Craig Clasen Senior Vice President, Retail Business Development Hy-Vee, Inc.
Rob Cohen Vice President, Dairy, Deli, Bakery 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 SpartanNash Company
Matt Corker Director, Finance The Kraft Heinz Company
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 Senior Manager, Customer Supply Chain The Hershey Company
Lola Danlos Customer Development Strategy Manager Unilever
Troy Datcher Vice President, Sales and Customer Capability Development 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 of Merchandising, NY Metro Bozzuto's Inc.
Douglas DeWilde Director Nestlé Purina PetCare Company
Michael DiAngelis Senior Customer Manager General Mills, Inc.
Karen Doggendorf Manager, Industry Relations Nestlé Purina PetCare Company
Jim Donzelli Senior Vice President, Sales Conagra Brands
Kristof Duna Sr. Director, Grocery & Private Brands Merchants Distributors, LLC
Jeff Edwards Manager, 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 Executive Director, Category Sales Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Eric Fouts Vice President, Customer Supply Chain Kellogg Company
Todd Fox Director, Private Label Procurement 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 Head of U.S. Retail Sales The Kraft Heinz Company
Jaime Frye Vice President, Sales Amplify Snack Brands
Curtis Funk Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing Lunds & Byerlys
Dan Funk Chief Operating Officer Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Ron Galbreath Customer Business Manager Mondelez International
Sheila Gamble Vice President, Frozen Foods Sales Kellogg Company
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 Customer Development Capability 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 and Central Sales Division Danone North America
Diana Gorshe Director, Category Insights Dean Foods Company
Kevin Green Head of Sales, Target and Supervalu Team The Kraft Heinz Company
Richard Gunn Senior Vice President, Merchandising and Marketing Weis Markets, Inc.
Brian Haaraoja Vice President, Merchandising and Marketing HAC, Inc.
Chad Hague Director of Sales Danone North America
Chad Hansen Senior Customer Team Leader Georgia-Pacific
Mark Harvey Executive Director, Category Sales Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Greg Hasper Vice President, Category Management Post Consumer Brands
John Havens Jr. Industry Relations Consultant, Nestle USA, Inc. Nestlé USA, Inc.
Kathy Hayden Vice President, Sales, East
Adam Hayes Manager, Industry Affairs The Procter & Gamble Distributing Company
Steven Heggelke Executive Vice President, Merchandising and Procurement Bozzuto's Inc.
Pia Heine Team Leader, Grocery Mars Chocolate
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 Kellogg Company
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
Tim Horton Vice President, Center Store Schnuck Markets, Inc.
Wendy Hubbeling Director, Team Lead Nestle Coffee Partners
Heidi Huff Senior Director, Red Oval Partnerships IGA, INC.
Joshua Hunstad Team Leader The Procter & Gamble Distributing Company
Germaine Hunter Associate The Clorox 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
Sherene Jagla Vice President, Sales Kellogg Company
Anna Johnson Head of Category Leadership, East Sales The Kraft Heinz Company
Henry Johnson President W. Lee Flowers & Co., Inc.
James Johnson Vice President, Merchandising W. Lee Flowers & Co., Inc.
Lynn Johnson Vice President, Managing Director Nestlé Purina PetCare Company
Beth Jolly Vice President, Sales Communications and Industry Affairs Campbell Soup Company
Dave Jones Vice President, Industry Initiatives
Julie Jones ManagingDirector, Grocery and Home Hardware The Procter & Gamble Distributing Company
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 Chocolate
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 Nestlé 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 Business Development Director, National Brands 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
Kurt Laufer President, Customer Development Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Hillen Lee Customer Business Development Manager, Regional Grocery The Procter & Gamble Distributing Company
Brian Lillis National Category Sales Manager Hormel Foods Corporation
Joseph Livorsi II President
Mike Long Director, Grocery Lowes Foods, LLC
Mark Luebbers Director, Industry Affairs Nestle Coffee Partners
Dan Lugar Assistant Vice President, Grocery Purchasing Hy-Vee, Inc.
Katia Ma Director, Sales Operations and Trade Relations Nestlé USA, Inc.
Michael Macrae Director, Operations Lunds & Byerlys
Dan Magnuson Corporate Vice President, Grocery, Frozen Foods, and Dairy United Natural Foods, Inc.
Kevin Maier Manager, Category Development Topco Associates LLC
Anthony Manna Agency Sales Manager Georgia-Pacific
Marco Manocchio Divisional Vice President, Grocery West The J.M. Smucker Company
Jeanmarie Marone Manager, Sales Communications Danone North America
Andrew Martin Agency Sales Manager Georgia-Pacific
Dyame Martin Vice President Dean Foods Company
John Martino Director, Regional Sales East Supermarket Nestlé Waters North America
Pete Marucci Vice President and Managing Director Nestlé Purina PetCare Company
Steve Mayle Vice President, Sales General Mills, Inc.
Ian McBride Director of Sales Grocery Amplify Snack Brands
Pete McConville Director, Team Sales Kellogg Company
Joseph McDonnell Vice President, Grocery Northeast and Southeast Campbell Soup Company
Mike McKenna Regional Sales Manager Unilever
Joseph McQuesten Senior Vice President, Center Store and Fresh Merchandising SpartanNash Company
Bob McTeir President Merchants Distributors, LLC
Mario Mediati Director, Sales The Clorox Company
Kurt Mehring MegaMex Sales Manager Hormel Foods Corporation
Sarah Memoli Director, Meijer and SpartanNash Danone North America
Geoff Miller Director, Team Lead Nestle Coffee Partners
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 Project Manager Nestle Coffee Partners
Scott Moore Director, Sales Hormel Foods Corporation
Steve Moore Team Lead, Kroger The Hershey Company
Mariette Morelli Director, Strategic Eastern Wholesale The Hershey Company
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 Senior Vice President, Merchandising and Marketing Festival Foods
Tom Murray Senior Vice President Dean Foods Company
Trent Nehls Director Sales Mars Wrigley Confectionery
Thomas Neylon Senior Vice President and General Manager Acosta
Tracey Noffke Associate Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Amy Nordstrom Vice President Nestlé USA, Inc.
Beth Nygaard Senior Team Leader, Customer Development Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Joseph O'Connor Director, Northeast Region Hormel Foods Corporation
Kendi O'Mard Director of 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, Sales, 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 Marketing Associated Food Stores, Inc.
Susan Parks Broker Manager, Grocery East Mars Wrigley Confectionery
Tony Patrignelli Senior Director of Trade Optimization and Customer Operations Unilever
Philip Payment Jr. President, Sales and Operations W. Lee Flowers & Co., Inc.
Brent Payne Director, Sales Hormel Foods Corporation
Robert Policano Senior Vice President, Dairy and Frozen Merchandising Krasdale Foods, Inc.
Patrice Polta Senior Region Manager, Grocery West Mars Food
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, Center Store K-VA-T Food Stores, Inc.
Jason Ramsey Senior Vice President, Center Store Lowes Foods, LLC
Matt Rausch Customer Sales Director Georgia-Pacific
Kim Reed General Manager, Grocery Kellogg Company
Karen Reid Vice President, Sales Strategy and Customer Marketing Post Consumer Brands
Tracy Reiff Vice President, Category Management Center Stores DSD Brookshire Grocery Company
Crystal Renninger Director, Grocery Mars Wrigley Confectionery
Heather Rewiski Senior Vice President, Sales, West, Central and Natural Division 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 Division Vice President, Sales, National Grocery Georgia-Pacific
Jodi Robinson PharmD Director, Pharmacy and HBC 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 Advantage Solutions
Erin Salazar National Category Sales Manager Hormel Foods Corporation
Steve Salerno Category Manager Wakefern Food Corp.
Scott Salmon Chief Customer Officer Kellogg Company
Carrie Sander Vice President, Sales Kellogg Company
Carrie Sanderson Customer Supply Chain Lead The Kraft Heinz Company
Jennifer Santiago Manager, Shopper Marketing and Promotions Lowes Foods, LLC
Matt Schuster Director Nestlé 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, Chanel and Customer Development Unilever
Alexis Severson Senior Customer Manager General Mills, Inc.
Shane Sgambelluri Vice President, Regional Accounts Grocery Kellogg Company
Dylana Silver Marketing Manager 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 Senior Manager, Field Sales The Kraft Heinz Company
Shayna Steelman Customer Meeting and Event Planner Conagra Brands
James Sterbenz Senior Vice President, U.S. Retail Sales Campbell Soup Company
Mike Stigers CEO of Cub and Executive Vice President of Fresh United Natural Foods, Inc.
Ryan Stimac Director, Agency East Colgate-Palmolive Company
David Stis Vice President Dean Foods Company
Mark Storms Principal Topco Associates LLC
Tom Sweeney Senior Director of Brands and Category Management 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 Vice President, Customer Development, Grocery Unilever
Chuck Thompson Senior Vice President, Merchandising and Marketing Harris Teeter LLC
Marty Thompson Director Of Category Development Coborn's, Inc.
Peter Thompson Director, Customer and Industry Development Colgate-Palmolive Company
Lisa Tibey Corporate Manager, Category Sales Hormel Foods Corporation
Tom Tomaselli Vice President of Center Store Price Chopper Supermarkets
Tom Tomescko Customer Development, Strategic Grocer Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Joe Toscano Vice President and Director Nestlé 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 Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Jason Wells Category Manager K-VA-T Food Stores, Inc.
Brian Werner Vice President, Sales Nestlé Purina PetCare Company
Mike West Senior Director, Strategic Food West, Large Format 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 Senior Director, Merchandising Festival Foods
Robert Zullinger CBDM Atlantic Team The Procter & Gamble Distributing Company