Kenneth A. Martindale
Kenneth A. Martindale, 60, became our Chief Executive Officer and a director on September 11, 2017. He was subsequently elected as Chairman of the Board in August, 2018. Mr. Martindale was previously CEO of Rite Aid Stores, a position held since August 3, 2015, and President of Rite Aid Corporation, a position held since June 2013. He previously served as Rite Aid’s Chief Operating Officer since June 2010. From December 2008 until June 2010, he served as Rite Aid’s Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Merchandising, Marketing and Logistics Officer. He served as co-President and Chief Merchandising and Marketing Officer for Pathmark Stores, Inc. from January 2006 until its acquisition by the Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company in December 2007. Mr. Martindale serves as a director of Fairway Group Holdings Corporation. Mr. Martindale’s years of executive leadership experience in retail operations led to the conclusion that he should serve as a director on the Board.