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• Larree Renda, formerly executive vice president of Safeway and founder of the Safeway Foundation, has joined International Speedway Corp. (ISC) as a member of its board of directors. ISC owns and operates NASCAR racetracks around the country, including the Daytona International Speedway in Florida and Watkins Glen International in New York.


• Weis Markets announced the promotion of Michelle Dorin, its Director of Pricing, to be Director of Dairy, Frozen, Specialty Foods and Beer. In addition, Weis also said that Maria Panko, Senior Private Brands Manager, has been promoted to Director of Marketing and Private Brands.


• The New York Times reports that ride-hailing startup Lyft, which is trying to position itself as offering s friendlier experience than Uber, has hired Rex Tibbens, a former VP-logistics at Amazon, to be its new chief operating officer.
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