US: Wegmans Food Market Appoints New CEO

Wegmans Food Markets has announced the appointment of Colleen Wegman as its new President and CEO, effective immediately.

Colleen takes over from her father, Danny Wegman, who will become Chairman of the company. The move makes her the fourth generation of Wegmans to helm the chain, and comes after she has held positions such as Director of e-commerce and Senior VP of Merchandising.