Weis Markets president and CEO resigns
SUNBURY, Pa. — Weis Markets on Monday announced company president and CEO David Hepfinger has left the company to pursue other interests. Weis vice chairman Jonathan Weis replaces him as interim CEO. Robert Weis remains as company chairman.
"We thank Dave for his service and contributions and wish him well in his future endeavors," Weis said in a statement.
Hepfinger also has resigned from the company's board. As part of the reorganization, Kurt Schertle, EVP sales and merchandising, will report directly to Jonathan Weis, who also will oversee the company's real estate/store development, finance and human resources' teams.
Until the reorganization is complete, Schertle will take on additional responsibilities, overseeing store operations and its operations support team, the Pennsylvania grocer stated.