Colleen WegmanWegmans Food Market
Since the age of five, Colleen Wegman has been visiting her great-grandfather’s Wegmans grocery store chains. Over the years she acquired unparalleled business knowledge and leadership skills that lead her to continue her family’s legacy of running a top-quality grocery store as CEO and President. Wegman grew up in the company watching not only her family, but all Wegmans’ employees love their work. This love she experienced among all Wegman employees inspired her to maintain the love of Wegmans as she leads the company into the future as the strong, vibrant, family-owned company Wegmans has come to be known as. Wegman started her Wegmans career in 1991 holding a variety of roles as she worked her way up the ranks to eventually take over as CEO. Under Wegman’s leadership this supermarket brand has won dozens of awards, making the future bright for this family-run grocery store chain.
Year appointed: 2017