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TGEF Names Jones Retailer Of The Year, Roberts Supplier Of The Year

TGEF John Jones and Terry Roberts, retailer, supplier of the year
John Jones and Terry Roberts.

The board of directors of the Tennessee Grocers Education Foundation (TGEF), which is under the Tennessee Grocers & Convenience Store Association (TGCSA) umbrella, has elected the recipients of the 2020 Retailer of the Year and Supplier of the Year honors.

2020 Retailer of the Year: John Jones 

John Jones is EVP and director of store operations at K-VA-T Food City. A native of Elizabethton, Tennessee, he is in his 40th year with Food City. Jones is a former chairman of the TGCSA board of directors.

2020 Supplier of the Year: Terry Roberts

Associated Wholesale Grocers VP and manager of the company’s Goodlettsville, Tennessee, division, Terry Roberts has worked for the company since 1986. A 43-year veteran of the grocery industry, he and his family live in Cross Plains, Tennessee.

Jones and Roberts will be recognized at the 2020 TGCSA Convention & Expo, which is scheduled May 20-21 at Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in Nashville, Tennessee.

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