CINCINNATI — David Dillon, who has been chief executive officer of the Kroger Co. here since 2003, is only the 10th chief executive officer of Kroger in its 125-year history.
The first was Bernard H. Kroger, who headed the company from its inception in 1883 until his retirement in 1928 (see story, Page 22).
The top-level executives who followed him:
William H. Albers, 1928-1930, who worked with Barney Kroger and succeeded him. Albers left Kroger after o