You are here
Associated Grocers of New England has named Michael Violette its new EVP/COO, effective immediately.
Violette has worked for the Pembroke, N.H.-based wholesaler for 17 years, serving most recently as SVP of sales and retail development. He also has served on the board of directors for the Vermont Grocers Association, the Maine Grocers Association and the Retailer Owned Research Corporation.
“Mike is well-respected throughout the food industry in the northeast for his 35 years in the business,” said Mike Bourgoine, president of Associated Grocers of New England. “[He] demonstrates proven leadership skills in all aspects of the food industry and his appointment as the new Executive Vice President/Chief Operating Officer (EVP/COO) is a testament to Mike’s abilities.”