EXECUTIVE CHANGES

JITNEY-JUNGLE STORES OF AMERICA, JACKSON, MISS., said R. Barry Cannada, the company's chief administrative officer, has resigned to accept a position at another Jackson-based company. Jitney-Jungle said a successor should be announced in the near future. Until then, Cannada will assist the management team as a full-time consultant. d it has named Steven Ortega executive vice president/store development

JITNEY-JUNGLE STORES OF AMERICA, JACKSON, MISS., said R. Barry Cannada, the company's chief administrative officer, has resigned to accept a position at another Jackson-based company. Jitney-Jungle said a successor should be announced in the near future. Until then, Cannada will assist the management team as a full-time consultant.

d it has named Steven Ortega executive vice president/store development and chief financial officer. Ortega was vice president of finance and logistics at American Drug Stores, a division of American Stores, Salt Lake City.

Bi-Lo also said it appointed Pat Curran to the new position of senior vice president of perishables. Curran had been vice president of sales and marketing since 1995. In another move, Ron Hall has been named to the new position of senior vice president of perishables. Hall had been Bi-Lo's vice president of grocery marketing.

Also, the company named Gary Rawlings vice president of marketing. He had been director of corporate new business development at Kraft Foods, Chicago.