Weis Promotes Seipp to VP of Rx

SUNBURY, Pa. — Weis Markets [1] on Monday said it has promoted Rick Seipp to vice president of pharmacy.

Rick Seipp

Prior to his promotion, he was the company’s director of pharmacy operations. In his new position, Seipp will oversee the day-to-day merchandising, operation and management of Weis Markets’ 131 pharmacies. He will also oversee the company’s Lifestyle Initiatives’ team, which focuses on health and wellness issues.

He reports to Kurt Schertle, executive vice president, sales and merchandising.

Prior to joining Weis in 2010, Seipp worked at Rite Aid. Earlier in his career, he worked as a store-level pharmacist, pharmacy manager, pharmacy system development manager and district manager.