Press Release
June 8, 2018

Contact: Christopher Brand
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Carlisle, PAProgressive Grocer magazine has named nine GIANT/MARTIN’S leaders to its esteemed 2018 Top Women in Grocery, one of the food industry’s highest honors. Progressive Grocer’s Top Women in Grocery recognizes grocery retail leaders who demonstrate excellence in leadership daily throughout the industry, their stores and the communities where they proudly live and work.

“Congratulations to these extraordinary and special leaders who put the customer at the heart of everything they do,” said Matthew Lutcavage, GIANT vice president, human resources. “We are humbled by their service and leadership to the community, their colleagues, their customers, and to our organization.”

The awards honor leaders in various categories. The GIANT/MARTIN’S “Senior Level Executive” category included:

  • Julie Morales, vice president, finance

The GIANT/MARTIN’S “Rising Star” category winners include:

  • Summer Monnett, category manager
  • Kimberly O’Hara, deli/bakery field merchandising specialist
  • Jennifer Scott, category manager
  • Dana Sherwood, design manager
  • Kim Totaro, finance director

The GIANT/MARTIN’S “Store Manager” category winners include:

  • Jessica Fischer, store manager, GIANT at 2395 York Road, Jamison
  • Barbara Negley, store manager, GIANT at 481 West Penn Ave., Cleona
  • Heather Potthoff, store manager, GIANT at 200 Town Center, New Britain

As the voice of the retail food industry since 1922, Progressive Grocer’s core audience targets top management at headquarters and key decision makers at store-level from chain supermarkets to regional and local independent grocers, supercenters, wholesaler distributors, manufacturers, and other supply chain trading partners.


About GIANT Food Stores, LLC
GIANT Food Stores, LLC has more than 170 neighborhood stores and offers home delivery, online/mobile ordering, fuel centers, pharmacies, plus in-store nutritionists. Serving families in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia, GIANT Food Stores is proud to employ more than 30,000 associates who believe in giving back to their community. Founded in 1923 in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, GIANT Food Stores is a company of Ahold Delhaize. For more information visit the GIANT or MARTIN'S websites.