Sunflower Farmers Market Promotes Black to VP, Ops

by Terrie Ellerbee/associate editor

Steve Black, a supermarket veteran with 34 years in the industry, was promoted this week to VP of operations for Sunflower Farmers Market.

Sunflower is opening a new store in Oklahoma City Aug. 31, and it will be a homecoming for Black. He spent 30 of those 34 years in Oklahoma, with the last three in the Oklahoma City market specifically.

Black has been with Sunflower Farmers Market for about two years. He joined the company in November 2009.

About The Author

A nine-year employee of The Shelby Report who writes for and about food. In previous lives, she worked at a police department in Texas and an amusement park in Arkansas. She also was a newspaper publisher for more than a decade. Not sure which of those qualified her for this job.