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Company Overview of Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc.

Company Overview

Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc., a retailer-owned cooperative, distributes grocery, fresh meat, fresh produce, specialty foods, health care, and general merchandise products to retail outlets. It also offers merchandising programs and promotion services, as well as advertising, interiors design and decorations, education and training, member services, and real estate services. In addition, the company provides marketing services that include website development, social media, email marketing, and text message marketing; reclamation services, such as damage allowance and reimbursement; retail systems services that include professional staff and consultation services; engineering services; ...

5000 Kansas Avenue

Kansas City, KS 66106

United States

Founded in 1924





Key Executives for Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer and President
Age: 63
Chief Operating Officer
Age: 61
Operations Director of AWG Property and Head of Caspian Point
Senior Vice President of Member Services
Senior Vice President and Division Manager of Oklahoma City
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc. Key Developments

Associated Wholesale Grocers Announces Executive Appointments

Associated Wholesale Grocers has promoted Jeff Pedersen to the newly created position of senior vice president of member services. Pederson will have responsibility for strategic and managerial oversight of corporate sales and development, education and training, and communications. Jeff has worked at AWG since 1997 in a variety of leadership roles, most recently senior vice president and division manager in Oklahoma City. Danny Lane, currently vice president of merchandising and marketing, will succeed Pedersen as senior vice president and division manager. Lane has experience in a variety of senior-level positions in the retail and wholesale grocery industry, dating back to 1982. Hudiburg Nissan and Hudiburg Subaru recently announced the promotions of six longterm employees. Lisa Krag was promoted to assistant office manager. Marci Puckett was promoted to office manager. Greg Ryan was promoted to general sales manager of Nissan and Subaru. Jimmy Ghavami was promoted to assistant sales manager at Nissan. Ryan Warren was promoted to sales manager of Nissan. Tony Jones was promoted to assistant used car manager.

AWG Presents at 15th Annual Global Airfinance Conference Dublin 2013, Jan-23-2013 04:15 PM

AWG Presents at 15th Annual Global Airfinance Conference Dublin 2013, Jan-23-2013 04:15 PM. Venue: Four Seasons Hotel, Simmonscourt Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, Ireland. Speakers: Jeffrey Wool, Secretary General.

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