The Kroger Co. announced it has named Rick Going president of the company's new Nashville division, Calvin Kaufman president of the new Louisville division, Jayne Homco president of the Michigan division, and Erin Sharp group vice president of Kroger manufacturing.
"Rick, Calvin, Jayne and Erin bring to their new roles a passion for customers and proven experience leading teams to deliver consistently strong performance," says Rodney McMullen, Kroger's president and COO. "Their leadership will help us build on our Customer 1st strategy to enhance customer loyalty, accelerate our growth and deliver shareholder value."
Kroger today also announced the establishment of two new supermarket divisions, a Nashville division and a Louisville division.
"Opportunities for growth in Tennessee, northern Alabama, Kentucky, and Southern Illinois and Indiana inspired us to take this path," Mr. McMullen says. "We believe this move will enable our associates to do what they do best – meet the needs of our local customers and neighbors, our communities, and each other."