Publix Announces Officer Promotion

LAKELAND, Fla., Aug. 10, 2010 — Publix is pleased to announce the promotion of Charles B. Roskovich Jr. (Chuck) to Senior Vice President of Product Business Development effective Jan. 1, 2011.

Chuck began his Publix career in 1975 as a front-service clerk and spent much of his early career in the meat department. He became a store manager in 1993, district manager in 1995 and regional director in 2000. He has been the Atlanta Division Vice President since January 2008.

In his new role, Chuck will be responsible for overseeing the customer service, manufacturing and product business development operations.

"This new role will make us even more effective as an organization," said Publix CEO Ed Crenshaw. "We are pleased to have leaders like Chuck who are ready to take the next steps in their careers."