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JUNE 10-12, 2019 | CHICAGO

Retail Produce Manager Awards

Celebrate the Industry's top Retail Managers

The United Fresh Retail Produce Manager Awards Program pays special recognition to produce managers on the front lines in supermarkets working every day to increase sales and consumption of fresh fruits and vegetables.

Twenty-five of the industry’s top retail produce managers will be honored at the Retail-Foodservice Celebration Breakfast for their commitment to fresh produce, innovative merchandising, community service and customer satisfaction.

Thank you to our program sponsor, Dole Food Company, Inc.



Congratulations To The 2018 Retail Produce Manager Award Winners!

  • Mandy Aniciete, Brookshire Grocery Company, Mt. Pleasant, TX
  • Clint Baskett, Raley's Family of Fine Stores, Sparks, NV
  • Laura Boeke, Carter's Supermarket, Walker, LA
  • Jack Bogan, Stop & Shop/Ahold, Dedham, MA
  • Gustavo Cadena, Grocery Outlet, Richmond, CA
  • Paul Calkins, Price Chopper Supermarkets, Latham, NY
  • Shelly Carlock, FoodMaxx/The Save Mart Companies, Redding, CA
  • Coty Edward Jones, Meijer, South Bend, IN
  • Heather Gengler, Hy-Vee, Inc., Springfield, MO
  • Tyler Gibson, Food City/K-VA-T Food Stores, Crossville, TN
  • William Graham, Nellis AFB Commissary, Las Vegas, NV
  • Devon Hoffer, Marketplace Foods, Minot, ND
  • Mike Martin, Tops Friendly Markets, Manlius, NY
  • Travis Michael, Safeway/Albertsons Companies, Portland, OR
  • Wade Michels, Big Y Foods, Inc., Guilford, CT
  • Patrick Norman, Harris Teeter Supermarkets, Charlotte, NC
  • Tony Rivolta, Zehrs Markets/Loblaw Companies Ltd, LaSalle, ON, Canada
  • Ron Rolston, Friday Harbor Market Place, Friday Harbor, WA
  • Patrick Ryan, Roche Bros. Supermarkets, Wellesley, MA
  • Justen Sturch, Schnuck Markets, Inc., St. Louis, MO
  • Nate Swan, Coborn's, Inc., Sartell, MN
  • Bill Taylor, Martin's Super Markets, South Bend, IN
  • Daniel Tellier, Metro Ontario Inc., Orangeville, ON, Canada
  • Steven Thorp, Harveys Supermarket, Lakeland, FL
  • Steve Waggoner, The Kroger Co. - Dillons Food Stores, Wichita, KS

Thank you 2018 Sponsors