TITLE

She's the boss

AUTHOR(S)
Tortola, Jane Olszeski
PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
Progressive Grocer;8/1/2007, Vol. 86 Issue 10, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the role of the Women Grocers of America (WGA), an advisory arm of the National Grocers Association (NGA). Any woman who is affiliated with a retailer, wholesaler, manufacturing company, or state/local association maintaining membership in the NGA can participate in the WGA. It cites that WGA supports the education of students who pursue a career in the grocery industry through its Mary Macey Scholarship program. The group also honors the retail/wholesale women in the industry through its annual Woman of the Year Award.
ACCESSION #
26204273

 

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