Leslie Sarasin, FMI's president and CEO, addresses the Midwinter gathering.
Harris Teeter's Fred Morganthall and Kroger's David Dillon at an FMI party.
Sidney R. Rabb Award
Neil Golub, executive chairman of the board, Price Chopper Supermarkets, received the Sidney R. Rabb Award. Left to right: J.H. Campbell, Associated Grocers; Leslie Sarasin, FMI; Golub; and Fred Morganthall, Harris Teeter.
Robert B. Wegman Award
Kevin Davis, president and CEO, Bristol Farms, received the Robert B. Wegman Award for Entrepreneurial Excellence. Kevin is pictured with his wife Cindy.
GMA Industry Collaboration Award
J.K. Symancyk, president, Meijer, received the GMA Industry Collaboration Leadership Award. With him is FMI's Leslie Sarasin.
Peterson Consumer Service Award
Joanie Taylor, director, consumer affairs and community relations, Schnuck Markets, received the Esther Peterson Consumer Service Award.
Woodard Public Affairs Award
Rose Mitchell, recently retired SVP of education and governmental affairs, Hy-Vee, received the Glen P. Woodard, Jr. Public Affairs Award.
Herbert Hoover Award
J.H. Campbell, Jr., president and CEO, Associated Grocers, received the Herbert Hoover Award.
Albers Industry Relations Award
Denise M. Morrison, president and CEO, Campbell Soup Co., received the William H. Albers Industry Relations Award.
SN Marketer of the Year Award
Marc Giroux, VP and chief marketing and communications officer of Canada's Metro, received SN's Marketer of the Year Award from Jerry Rymont, SN publisher. (Photo by Mark Skalny)
Midwinter Reception 1
At Midwinter Reception: (left to right) Sharla Blischok, Booz & Co.; Melinda and Jerry Garland, Associated Wholesale Grocers; and Bruce Dove, Brand View.
Midwinter Reception 2
At Midwinter Reception: (left to right) Charles D'Amour, Big Y Foods; Paul Christianson; and Rick Rayford, Brookshire Grocery.