|Southern Wine & Spirits of America Promotes Sean Griffin to Director of Strategic Accounts for Wal-Mart|
Southern Wine & Spirits of America is proud to announce the promotion of Sean Griffin to Director of Strategic Accounts - Wal-Mart. Sean will assume his new role effective April 1, 2011 and will report to Jeff Coons, VP-Strategic Accounts – Wal-Mart / Sam’s.
“Sean will be a great associate to have overseeing our Wal-Mart accounts,” commented Jeff Coons. “He is a talented and motivated professional, and we have great confidence in his abilities,” Coons added.
Sean has been with Southern for eight years and has held various positions within the Illinois market, but most recently managing Southern’s spirits business nationally on the SUPERVALU account in Minnesota. Prior to this role, Sean worked as an in-house analyst for Food 4 Less and later with Jewel/Osco.
Sean graduated from the University of Iowa with a Bachelor of Business Administration/Marketing degree and with an Entrepreneur Certificate. He will be relocating to Arkansas with his wife, Jen, in the very near future.
Please join us in congratulating Sean as he begins his new role.