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Executives receive awards at reception in Manhattan

John Butcher of Target

Jeremy Gosch of Hy-Vee

Mike McEneny of CVS

Donna Tweeten of Hy-Vee

Annie Walker of Walmart

Jeff Bruneteau accepted the award for Rick Gates of Walgreens

Jim Wonderly of QK Healthcare

Martin Otto of H-E-B and Jeremy Gosch of Hy-Vee

Pat O'Brien and Vinnie Gioffre of Premier Brands with Annie Walker of Walmart

George Riedl of Walmart, Bob Dufour of Blue Ocean and Chad Baker of FlavorRX

Joe Bivona of Time with Tim Quinn and Steve Linder of Mars

Tom McCarthy of Hollywood Alliance, Elizabeth Karvonen of Emerson Group and William Schott of Sundial Brands

Bob Good of Johnson & Johnson, Ryan Wilson of Henkel and Steve Valentino of Crossmark

Brian Haavig and Anne Boyles of Kao with Joe Pastorkovich of Henkel

Alan Lever and Anne Matthews of Hollywood Alliance with Rich Zeldes of Women's Marketing

Bob Richardson of Clorox and Marcie Lynch of Burt's Bees

Bob Nordman of Emerson Group with Janick Boudazin and Ray Petrick of Boiron

Perry Sansone and Leah Bailey of Helen of Troy with Jody Nicholas of Studex and Roslyn Chapman of The Chapman Edge

Audie Rudiger and Bruce Kramer of Wahl Clipper flank Brian Schaefer of Emerson Group

Jerry Brown of Sonrise Solutions with Pamela and Scott Pakula of eos Products

John Allen of TABS Analytics and Laura Fontana of ECRM

Skip Aldridge of Pharmavite and Mike Ferraro of e.l.f. Cosmetics

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NEW YORK — Mass Market Retailers on Tuesday evening honored the outstanding executives who were chosen as the publication’s Seven Who Made a Difference in 2016.

On hand to receive awards were the following executives:

  • John Butcher, Senior Vice President of Merchandising for Beauty and DermStore, Target.
  • Jeremy Gosch, Executive Vice President, Strategy, Chief Merchandising Officer, Hy-Vee.
  • Mike McEnany, Vice President of Consumables and General Merchandise, CVS Pharmacy.
  • Donna Tweeten, Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, Hy-Vee.
  • Annie Walker, Vice President of O-T-C Merchandising, Walmart.
  • Jim Wonderly, Vice President of Strategic Accounts, QK Healthcare Inc.

Walgreens regional vice president Jeff Bruneteau accepted the award on behalf of Rick Gates, Vice President of Pharmacy Operations at Walgreens, who was unable to attend. Butcher, Gates, Gosch, McEnany, Tweeten, Walker and Wonderly were all profiled in the October 31 issue of Mass Market Retailers.

The awards presentation and reception drew retailer and supplier executives from across the food, drug and mass channels to a ballroom at the new headquarters of Time Inc. in lower Manhattan, located just blocks away from the World Trade Center “Freedom Tower.”


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