Weis Markets Announces Executive Leadership Change
SUNBURY, Pa., Sept. 23, 2013
SUNBURY, Pa., Sept. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Weis Markets, Inc. (NYSE:WMK)
today announced Company President and CEO David J. Hepfinger has left the
company to pursue other interests. Company Vice Chairman Jonathan H. Weis
replaces him as interim CEO. Robert F. Weis remains as Company Chairman.
"We thank Dave for his service and contributions and wish him well in his
future endeavors," said Mr. Weis.
Mr. Hepfinger has also resigned from the Company's Board of Directors. As part
of the reorganization, Kurt Schertle, Executive Vice President, Sales and
Merchandising will report directly to Mr. Weis who will also oversee the
Company's Real Estate/Store Development, Finance and Human Resources' teams.
Until the reorganization is complete, Mr. Schertle will take on additional
responsibilities, overseeing Store Operations and its operations support
About Weis Markets
Founded in 1912, Weis Markets, Inc. is a Mid Atlantic food retailer operating
165 stores in Pennsylvania, Maryland, New Jersey, New York and West Virginia.
For more information, please visit: WeisMarkets.com or
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Contact: Dennis Curtin, Weis Markets, Inc., 570-847-3636,
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