NEW members honored by food industry association
Thursday, February 16, 2012
of Executive Women members Sue Klug, president of SUPERVALU’s Southern
California division, and Sue Mullins, group vice president, human
resources, store operations and supply
chain for Smart & Final, have been named the 2012 Women in the Food
Industry honorees by the Food Industries Sales Managers’ Club of Los Angeles.
past co-chair of NEW Southern California and the 2011 recipient of the Bobbie O’Hare Award as the outstanding NEW
committee member, and Mullins will be recognized at a luncheon event March
20, 2012, at the Montebello Country Club in Montebello, Calif.
Women in the Food Industry event was designed to honor women who have achieved
great success and have consistently shown strong efforts in mentoring and
promoting women in our industry,” said NEW member Cynthia Weifenbach, vice
president, sales and marketing, ATA Retail Audits Services and past president
of FISMC. "Their generosity and dedication to our industry has not
only enabled them to succeed, but has positioned them as ladies
who are greatly admired by all.”
Founded in 1934, FISMC is a non-profit organization that
offers a relationship-building forum for sales managers directly selling products or services
to the retail food trade. FISMC supports a number of charities, including The
City of Hope, Olive Crest Home for Abused Children, the Cystic Fibrosis
Foundation and others.