CALGARY, Jan. 16, 2013 /CNW/ - Calgary Co-op, one of the largest retail co-operatives in North America, announces the appointment of Valerie Joslin, Bakery Operations Director effective January 9, 2013.
"Valerie brings over 30 years of experience in the bakery industry throughout Western Canada," says Jeff Ambrose, vice president, operations and merchandising. "Her proven track record in operations, sales, merchandising and strong knowledge of the food industry confirms Valerie will be a valuable asset to not only our bakery division, but Calgary Co-op as a whole."
"The retail landscape in Calgary is changing. Calgary Co-op has a fresh insight on what our customers want. We provide an exceptional shopping experience, excellent customer service and offer the highest quality products at competitive prices," says Joslin. "We are launching innovative bakery programs, offering fresh new products and continuing to develop and build loyal relationships with our members and the community. It's an exciting time at Calgary Co-op and I am honoured to be a part of it."
About Calgary Co-op
Owned by our members, Calgary Co-op is one of the largest retail co-operatives in North America. With over 440,000 members, 3500 employees, assets of $441 million and annual sales over $1 billion, Calgary Co-op is committed to lead in food; petroleum; home health care; pharmacy; wine, spirits, beer and travel. Investing over 3.5 million into the Calgary community each year, Calgary Co-op supports numerous not-for-profit and charitable organizations where we live and work.
SOURCE: Calgary Co-Operative Association Limited (Calgary Co-op)
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Calgary Co-operative Association Limited
Phone: 403-219-6025, ext. 6137