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Giant-Carlisle division president to retire
February 10th, 2014
CARLISLE, Pa. – Rick Herring, president of the Giant-Carlisle (Giant Food Stores) division of Ahold USA, will retire effective February 14.
Bhavdeep Singh, executive vice president of operations for Ahold USA, will fill Herring’s role on an interim basis until a permanent replacement is named.
A 25-year Giant-Carlisle veteran, Herring was appointed president in December 2009. Prior to the promotion, he had been executive vice president of finance and chief financial officer since 2003.
"We would like to thank Rick for his numerous contributions to our companies, as well as for his leadership, dedication and years of service," said James McCann, chief operating officer of Ahold USA, in a statement. "We wish him all the best in this next phase of his life and career."