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• Whole Foods Market announced that two Regional Presidents, David Lannon and Ken Meyer, have been promoted to Executive Vice-Presidents of Operations, joining the executive leadership team. The company's 12 Regional Presidents will report to them.

Lannon brings 25 years of company experience to the position, working most recently since 2007 as Regional President of the Northern California region where he led 36 stores.

Meyer has been with Whole Foods Market for 17 years, most recently as Regional President for the Mid-Atlantic region since 2005 where he oversaw 39 stores.

• NACS announced that Doug Reed has joined the association as vice president of marketing. Prior to joining NACS, Reed was the director of interactive technology at OTM Partners and, he was responsible for developing the plan, strategy and execution of the We Card retailer training program’s transition to virtual learning.
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