The Food Marketing Institute (FMI) installed a new slate of directors to its board during its annual meeting at the FMI Midwinter Executive Conference in Miami this week.
Joining FMI Board Chairman Joe Sheridan, president and COO of Wakefern Food Corp., are:
John Alston, Brookshire Brothers Inc.
John Derderian, Allegiance Retail Services LLC
Nick Graham, Heartland Markets
Chieh Huang, Boxed Wholesale
Marc Jones, HAC Inc.
Rob McDougall, Gelson’s Markets
Steven Spinner, United Natural Foods Inc.
Tim Steiner, Ocado Group plc
Robert Baesler, Baesler’s Inc.
Reynolds Cramer, Fareway Stores Inc.
Rudy Dory, Newport Ave. Market
Greg Gregerson, Gregerson’s Foods
Thomas Heinen, Heinen’s Grocery Stores
Robert Ingle, Ingle’s Markets Inc.
Henry Johnson, W. Lee Flowers & Co.
Omar Jorge Pena, Compare Foods Supermarkets
Tres Lund, Lund Food Holdings
Hendrik Meijer, Meijer
Jack Shakoor, Jack’s Super Foodtown
Dean Peterson, Harmon City Inc.
Colleen Wegman, Wegmans Food Markets
Johnathan Weis, Weis Markets
New Chairman’s Appointees
Wesley Eubanks, The Pictsweet Co.
Valerie Oswalt, CEO, Century Snacks
According to FMI, the purpose of its board is to promote and carry out the objectives and purposes of FMI; to represent the total and varied membership of FMI; to establish major policies for FMI; to demonstrate a model of an active, participative and sharing membership; to appoint the president; and to provide industry leadership.
A full member listing of FMI’s leadership can be found here.
A microsite and video summarizing FMI 2018 accomplishments can be found here.