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List of Food Industry Hall of Fame Inductees through 2012

Food Industry Hall of Fame

Below is an alphabetical list of Food Industry Hall of Fame Inductees through 2012.  Inductees from 2013 to the present can be found here.



Berman, Barry – Stop & Shop Supermarket Company

Bourgoine, Mike – Associated Grocers of New England

Bressler Family – AGAR

Brown, Jack – Stater Bros.

Byrne, Bobby & Moore, Jeff – Bobby Byrne Management Corp.


Christie, Peter – Mass. Restaurant Assoc.

Cohen, Lester – C&S Wholesale Grocers

Cohen, Rick – C&S Wholesale Grocers

Crawford, Jack – Ground Round Independent Owners Cooperative


Davis, Kevin – Bristol Farms

Devanney, Tim – Highland Park Markets

Dumais, John – New Hampshire Grocers Assoc.


Gordon Family – Gordon Food Services

Grady, John – The Ninety Nine Restaurant

Griffith, Calvin T. – Golden Pantry Food Stores

Grotton, Dick – Maine Restaurant Assoc.


Haggai, Dr. Thomas & Batenic, Mark – IGA

Hartman, Scott – Rutter’s Farm Stores


Isenberg Family – Chex Finer Foods


Jamal Brothers – Chestnut Petroleum Distributors

Janeway, Dean – Wakefern Food Corp.


Kershaw, Tom – Hampshire House


Laurendeau, Jack – Acosta

Lynch, Peter – Winn-Dixie Stores


McCarthy, Brian – Kelly’s Roast Beef

Miller, Cal – Associated Grocers of Florida

Moore, Bob – Publix

Murdock, Dave – Honey Farms



Perkins Family – Perkins Inc.

Piantedosi Jr., Joe – Piantedosi Baking Company

Polep Family – J. Polep Distribution Co.


Ray, Alex – Common Man Restaurants

Roche Family – Roche Bros. Supermarkets

Rowe Sr., David – The Davidson Co.


Schlicker, Carl – Ahold USA

Schroeder, Karl – Safeway

Shafir, Jerry – Kettle Cuisine

Sheetz, Steve – Sheetz Inc.

Shire, Lydia – Locke Ober Restaurant

Sleeper, Michael Frank – Imperial Distributors

Stop And Shop, Architects of – Stop & Shop Supermarket Company


Taylor, Ellie – Alabama Grocers Assn.

Tedeschi Family – Tedeschi’s

Tsaganis, Chris – Christo’s

Tyndall, Donna – Gelson’s


Venturini, Dale – Rhode Island Hospitality Assn.

Woods, Voni – Giant Eagle


Wegman, Danny – Wegmans Markets

Whitmore, Jerry & Wilson, Bob – Nestle/Dreyer’s Grand Ice Cream

Wise, Brad – Hannaford Bros.

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