MINNEAPOLIS -- Nash Finch Co. here has elected five new officers to new positions "to strengthen our competitiveness," Ron Marshall, president and chief executive officer, said last week.
to Jack Haedicke, executive vice president and chief financial and administrative officer.
Ronald A. Knez, 56, vice president of human resources. Knez was an independent human resources consultant who previously worked as corporate vice president of human resources for National Car Rental System here. He also reports to Haedicke.
Deborah A. Carlson, 45, vice president of store development. Carlson, formerly regional vice president of real estate for Supervalu here, reports to Marshall.
Frank D. Manetta, 56, vice president of the Central division (Ohio, Michigan, Kentucky, Tennessee and West Virginia). Manetta, formerly executive vice president of Richfood Holdings, Richmond, Va., reports to John McCurry, senior vice president for wholesale operations.
John J. Hinkel, 53, vice president of distribution and logistics, Southeast division (North Carolina and Georgia). Hinkel, formerly regional senior vice president of distribution for A&P, Montvale, N.J., reports to William Merrigan, senior vice president of distribution and logistics.