Miszak, Steadman Join Bi-Lo Management

GREENVILLE, S.C. — Bi-Lo here on Wednesday announced that Joan Miszak and Bruce Steadman have been appointed to management roles.

GREENVILLE, S.C. — Bi-Lo [2] here on Wednesday announced that Joan Miszak and Bruce Steadman have been appointed to management roles.

Miszak joins Bi-Lo as senior vice president of human resources and organizational effectiveness, reporting to Mike Byars, Bi-Lo’s chief executive officer. Miszak most recently was the senior vice president of human resources at Raley’s and previously had human resources roles with Worldwide Restaurant Concepts, Regent Pacific Management Corporation, R.L. Polk & Company, Kelly Services, JMB & Associates, Cal Fed, Inc/Citibank, US Airways and American Express.

Steadman comes to Bi-Lo as the group vice president of Center Store. In this role he will be responsible for the strategic initiatives of Center Store as it relates to consumer products and indirect sourcing. He reports to Bill Nasshan, Bi-Lo’s senior vice president of marketing and merchandising.

Prior to joining Bi-Lo, Steadman was the senior vice president of retail client services – loyalty analytics for Information Resources Inc.

He started his career in the grocery industry as a retail management trainee with Giant-Landover, holding various positions including senior category manager, director of non-perishable merchandising and pricing and general sales manager. He later joined Winn-Dixie Stores [3] as the senior director of sales planning and strategic pricing.