NEW YORK — Mass Market Retailers on Tuesday evening honored the outstanding executives who were chosen as the publication’s Six Who Made a Difference in 2018.
On hand to receive awards were the following executives:
- Staci Cochran, Senior Buying Manager for O-T-Cs at Walmart.
- Patrick Dennis, Group Vice President of General Merchandise and Health and Beauty Care Sales and Merchandising at Albertsons Cos.
- Chris Keetch, Director of Produce and Floral, GIANT Food Stores LLC.
- Robert Tompkins, Group Vice President and General Merchandise Manager of Health and Wellness at Walgreens.
The four were featured in the October 29 issue of MMR, which profiled a half-dozen retail executives who stood out over the past year for their contributions to their companies and the industry. Also featured were Maly Bernstein, Vice President of Beauty and Personal Care at CVS Health, and Emily Taylor, Senior Vice President and General Merchandise Manager for Nonconsumables at Dollar General. The awards presentation and reception drew retailer and supplier executives from across the food, drug and mass channels to a ballroom in lower Manhattan.