Accomplished Divisional VP of Supermarket / Grocery Retail Operations with a proven track record for achieving excellent results. Recognized for creating high performing teams and providing strong leadership in a multi-unit, cross functional retail grocery / supermarket operation. Known for being a strategic, hands on executive driving business results through empowering employees, holding people accountable for achieving their goals, setting high standards, striving for operational efficiency, setting clear objectives, identifying process improvement opportunities and achieving financial excellence.
§Operational Excellence:Setting high standards, driving for operational efficiency, establishing and measuring results, being proactive in addressing gaps in performance.
§People Management:Selecting and developing the right people, establishing clear objectives, and holding people accountable for achieving their goals.
§Results Focused: Identifying and acting on leverage points to achieve results, marketplace expansion, process improvement and financial excellence.
Areas of Expertise:
Process and Operational Management, Cross Functional Team Leadership, Real Estate Business Development and Expansion, Problem Analysis and Decision Making, Multi-Unit Facility Management, Profit and Loss Oversight, Budget Creation and Control, Goal Setting, Cost Containment, Recruiting, Coaching and Development, Legal Matter Resolution, Operational Leadership in:Grocery Distribution/Warehousing, Bakery Production, Purchasing, Private Label Merchandising, Administration and Accounting, and Pricing.