IRVINE, California — Nineteen Advantage Solutions leaders were named 2022 Top Women in Grocery by Progressive Grocer.

Now in its 16th year, the Top Women in Grocery awards honor the vital role women play across the food retail industry.

Advantage’s 2022 Top Women in Grocery awardees are:

Senior-Level Executives

Cindy Denton, Waypoint
Betsi Gijanto, Advantage Solutions
Traci Mangiapane, Waypoint
Kayla Nyce, SAS Retail Services
Marianne Shick, Waypoint
Erin Zeller, SAS Retail Services

Rising Stars
Jennifer Bergman, Advantage Sales
Liz Braciak, Advantage Customer Experience
Emma Bryan, Daymon
Kathi Caruso, SAS Retail Services
Kelly Divo, Waypoint
Connie Germoso, Advantage Sales
Alisha Pettigrew Gourley, Advantage Customer Experience
Karen Hunstiger, SAS Retail Services
Stephanie Kryger, Advantage Sales
Victoria McQuarrie, Advantage Sales
Sarah Moffett, Advantage Customer Experience
Jessica Nichols, Waypoint
Jodi Rambone, SAS Retail Services

Advantage Solutions’ purpose is to ‘grow people, brands and businesses’ and there’s a reason the word ‘people’ comes first. Our success lies in fostering a workplace that provides opportunities for people to lean into their unique talents, experiences and ways of thinking to deliver client and customer solutions. When that happens, there’s no limit to what we can achieve,” said Advantage Solutions CEO Jill Griffin.

“These outstanding women are deeply committed to developing their leadership skills and their teams. They have each made a positive difference at our company, in the consumer packaged goods and retail industry and in their communities. We’re very proud they are part of our Advantage team and celebrate their recognition as Top Women in Grocery.”