Erin Kennedy Promoted to Director of Strategic Accounts, Wine for Safeway Stores

Miami, Florida, December 13, 2013 – George Fisher, Senior Vice President, Off-Premise Sales, is pleased to announce that Erin Kennedy has been promoted to Director of Strategic Accounts, Wine for Safeway Stores.

Fisher said, “During Erin's career at Southern, she has held several increasingly important roles, starting as an Analyst for our SuperValu business and most recently as a National Account Executive for Emerging Accounts. She has been instrumental in working with Southern Divisions—all of which will continue to be an important part of her new assignment. In her new role, Erin will also align with key wine suppliers working with Safeway.”

Erin is a graduate of Augsburg College in Minneapolis and received her Certified Specialist in Wine certificate in 2012. She will be relocating to San Francisco, and will report to Dave Cecil, Southern’s Vice President, Safeway.

Commenting on the appointment, Fisher added, “Under Dave’s direction, Erin will make a strong and lasting addition to Southern’s relationship with Safeway and our wine supplier partners. We anticipate that Erin will help to elevate our overall level of service and support for this key multistate grocery customer. Please join me in congratulating Erin.”

This appointment was effective on December 1st.

Posted on Friday, December 13, 2013 (Archive on Sunday, January 12, 2014)
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