2018 Annual Business Conference (ABC): Registered Attendees

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


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