Advisory Board


David Acheson Founder and CEO of The Acheson Group
Jacque Istok President of Professional Innovations, Inc. (PII)
William S. Kies, Jr. Principal of Kies Consulting, Friends of the Industry, and Retail Operations & Insights LLC’s
Bill Main Chairman & CEO of Bill Main and Associates
Alfonso “Al” Martinez-Fonts, Jr. president of Alfonso Martinez-Fonts, LLC
Larry McCurry A national speaker, writer, and consultant in the total grocery, convenience, and value food industry
Bobby Mendez Senior Vice President at Ecolab, a large national/ international food industry services company
Joan Menke-Schaenzer Global Chief Quality Officer, Research, Quality & Innovation for ConAgra Foods
Tom Saldin Served as Senior VP & General Counsel for IDACORP, Inc. & Idaho Power Company
Kevin Tripp recently culminated a successful 30 year career of leadership