The path to success is a storied one, and Nicole Wegman has a tale to be told. After investing over 31 years with Wegmans Food Markets, Nicole Wegman has been promoted to take charge of Wegmans Brand. She will be jumping from Senior Vice President to the new role of President of Wegmans Brand.
First joining Wegmans in 1989, Nicole Wegmans became part of a family legacy. Since she joined the retailer, she has climbed up the ladder, recently holding the title of Senior Vice President of Wegmans Brand as of 2017. She is the daughter of Danny Wegman, the current Chairman, and great-granddaughter of John Wegman, the Founder. Colleen Wegman, Danny’s daughter and sister of Nicole, currently presides over the company as President and Chief Executive Officer.
Chairman Danny Wegman also commented on Nicole’s recent appointment.
“Our mission is to help people live healthier, better lives through exceptional food,” he said. “The innovation we’re able to bring to life through our trusted brand enables us to deliver on that mission. Nicole is leading this effort across our company to ensure we only bring the very best to our customers.”
For the past 105 years, Wegmans Brand has played an increasingly important role in the company’s growth strategy. As noted in the release, innovation and unique items with great taste is what sets the brand apart and helps make its stores a destination for families and food enthusiasts.
As a new leader steps in, how will this division expand alongside our industry’s suppliers? Deli Market News will keep an eye on the newswire for developments involving industry partnerships and private labels, so keep checking back for the latest.