Albertsons Companies Names Sheryl Salazar as Senior Vice President of Marketing and Merchandising
LOS ANGELES, CA - Continuing to ramp up its aggressive growth strategy, Albertsons Companies is fortifying its leadership team with another food industry expert. The retailer announced it has named Sheryl Salazar as the new Senior Vice President of Marketing and Merchandising in the company’s Southern California division.
Salazar has a long-standing career with Albertsons Companies, which began in 1993 when the tenured leader joined the company’s team as a Courtesy Clerk. Since then, she has held various store and division office positions over the years. Most recently, Salazar served as Director of Fresh for Albertsons and VONS in the Southern California division, according to the retailer’s recent LinkedIn post.
Salazar has extensive food industry expertise, as she holds a B.A. in Business Management from the University of Phoenix and is a graduate of the USC Food Industry Executive Program. She also occupies the position of Co-Chair of the Southern California Division’s Women’s Inspirational and Inclusion Network.
Salazar’s appointment follows another recent strategic move made by the grocer, as it also announced its latest partnership with Picadeli to expand its offerings and optimize convenience through a new, modular store-in-store salad bar concept.
Congratulations to Sheryl Salazar on her new position as SVP! We here at AndNowUKnow will keep a close watch to find out what elements of growth the retailer reveals next.