Bill currently serves as the Vice President of Merchandising with Shop n Save Pittsburgh for UNFI. Bill has held this position for the last 5 years. Bill’s Merchandising team is responsible for the Merchandising and Marketing for the 80+ independently owned and operated Shop n Save Stores in Western PA, West Virginia, Ohio, Maryland and Western New York. Prior to that he held several leadership positions in the Atlantic Region including Vice President of Center Store (Grocery, Dairy and Frozen); Retail Formats and Vice President of Professional Services.
Bill is a long term veteran of UNFI formerly SUPERVALU with over 33 years of experience. He began his career at retail with GIANT, then moved on to Laneco Supermarkets in 1989. Beginning as a retail Store Manager, he served roles in Corporate Retail from District Manager, Perishable Director and Director of Merchandising. In 2006 Bill moved to the Wholesale segment of SUPERVALU, serving as Director of Sales and Merchandising out of the New Stanton Division of the then East Region before being promoted to the Mechanicsville VA regional office in the stated leadership positions
Bill has an associate’s degree in Business Management from Northampton County Community College, attended Rutgers University and completed an MBA from Buffalo State University.