Price Chopper Promotes Smith
ce Chopper has promoted Dean Smith to vice president of floral operations, a new position that reflects the category's growth within the company, according to officials. Smith will be responsible for day-to-day operations of floral sales, profits, training, advertising and new store design; as well as supervision of floral buying and staff for the chain. Smith reports to John McGraw, vice president of perishable operations. He joined the retailer in 1997 as manager of floral operations, and was later promoted to director of the department. Prior to joining Price Chopper, Smith held a position with Maria Greenhouses in Ohio.
Mann's Appoints Enos
SALINAS, Calif. -- Mann's Packing has appointed Craig Enos vice president of retail sales, a newly created position within the company, a nationwide shipper of fresh vegetables. In this role, he is responsible for all aspects of managing the company's retail-focused sales efforts. Prior to this, Enos was executive director - value-added sales, national accounts, strategic planning and category management at Dole Fresh Vegetable Co., also based in Salinas. Before his six years at Dole, he was vice president-sales, and a member of the board of directors at Glico Harmony Foods.