Officers

Wayne Pesce

President

Connecticut Food Association
President

Michael Gold

Chairman of the Board

Big Y Foods
Vice President Legal Affairs & Government Relations

Chuck Joseph, Sr.

First Vice Chairman

Joseph Family Markets – ShopRite of Canton & West Hartford
President

Dean Dumas

Second Vice Chairman

Coca Cola Company
National Account Executive; National Retail Sales

Bruce Duley

Secretary

BRD Consulting
President

David Hess

Treasurer

Adam’s Hometown Markets
Vice President, Sales and Operations

Timothy Devanney

Assistant Treasurer

Highland Park Market
President

John Stobierski

Immediate Past Chairman

Stop & Shop Supermarkets
Vice President of Operations

Directors

Kevin Armata

Director

Windsor Marketing Group
CEO

Todge Armata

Director

Ted’s IGA Supermarket
Vice President

Chris Buchanan

Director

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
Director Public Affairs & Government Relations

Salvatore J. Cingari

Director

Grade A Markets
Treasurer

Richard Cohen

Director

Waverly Markets, LLC ShopRite of Glastonbury, East Hartford, & Manchester
Owner & President

John Coppola

Director

Alpha I Marketing Corp.
Director of Retail Operations& Business Development

Andrew Crowley

Director

Polar Beverage Company
Key Account Manager

Gary Davis

Director

Davis IGA
President

Bryan DeVoe

Director

Fitzgerald’s Foods
President & Owner

Donald E. Diehl

Director

McCormick & Company, Inc.
Customer Business Manager – Northeast

Tom Dziki

Director

United Natural Foods, Inc.
CHRSO

Tim Frasier

Director

Price Chopper
Zone Director

Robert Fusco, Jr.

Director

Roberts Food Center
General Manager

Dave Gambino

Director

Garelick Farms

Harry Garafalo

Director

Garafalo Markets LLC
President

Todd Kelly

Director

Eastern Sales & Marketing New England
Director of Sales

Roger Keroack

Director

Crown Supermarket
President

Robert LaBonne, Jr.

Director

LaBonne’s Markets
President & CEO

Brian MacWhorter

Director

Imperial Distributors, Inc.
Regional Sales Manager

George Motel

Director

Bozzuto’s, Inc.
Executive Vice President Retail Development

James Nilsson, Jr.

Director

Geissler’s Super Markets, Inc.
President

Chris Romeo

Director

West Side Marketplace
Vice President

Jim Rowe

Director

Davidson Company Inc.
S.V.P. Operations

John Sabbagh Sr.

Director

C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Director of Independent Sales

Dennis Silva, Jr.

Director

Dari Farms Ice Cream, Inc.
Sales Representative

Luis Tejada

Director

Goya Foods, Inc.
Vice President of Sales

Dan Tegolini

Director

Guida’s Dairy
Director of Sales

Thomas Yandow

Director

FreshPoint CT
EVP Retail Sale

Vasily Zhuk

Director

Pepsi-Cola Bottling Group
Key Account Manager