Winn-Dixie Names Three New Executives

Winn-Dixie Stores yesterday said it named three executives in sourcing, investor relations and pharmacy.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Winn-Dixie Stores yesterday said it named three executives in sourcing, investor relations and pharmacy. Graham Leary was named vice president of strategic sourcing, reporting to Bennett Nussbaum, chief financial officer. Leary’s previous posts include stints at Black & Decker and Colgate-Palmolive Co. Eric Harris was named director of investor relations, reporting to Sheila C. Reinken, the company’s treasurer and vice president for finance. His experience includes financial posts at Alcan Corp., Novelis and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. Finally, Jim Schmid was named vice president of pharmacy, responsible for the operations of the company’s in-store pharmacies. He spent the past 20 years working for Walgreens, where he oversaw in-store clinics, Medicare Part A, B, C & D, operational systems, managed care sales, specialty pharmacy, training and education, and other aspects of retail operations. Schmid reports to Dan Portnoy, senior vice president and chief merchandising and marketing officer.

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