• Albertsons announced that "Dan Dosenbach, currently Vice President of Human Resources and Labor Relations in the company’s ACME Markets division, has been appointed to the newly-created role of Senior Vice President of Labor Relations. Reporting to Dosenbach in the new role of Group Vice President of Labor Relations is Brent Bohn, currently Vice President of Human Resources and Labor Relations for the company’s Southern California division."
• Raley’s announced the addition of Jennifer (Jen) Warner, most recently Vice President of Legal at Columbia Sportswear Company, to the organization’s executive leadership team in the role of Chief Administrative Officer.
• The Fresh Market announced that it has hired Kevin Miller, most recently the chief marketing officer at Natural Grocers, to be its new CMO.
• The Sweetgreen restaurant chain announced that it has hired Chris Carr, formerly executive vice president and chief procurement officer at Starbucks, to be its new COO.
• From Reuters:
"Harvard surgeon and author Atul Gawande will step down as chief executive officer to take on the role of chairman at Haven, the healthcare joint venture of Amazon.com Inc, Berkshire Hathaway Inc. and JPMorgan Chase & Co.
"Boston-based Haven said on Wednesday Gawande was taking the new role to focus on company strategies, and form policies related to the COVID-19 pandemic.
"Chief Operating Officer Mitch Betses will manage day-to-day operations, while Haven looks for a new CEO, the company said."