Hall of Achievement Inductees

Since its inception in 1992, 50 deserving California grocery executives have been inducted into the CGA Educational Foundation Hall of Achievement. Each has made a significant contribution to not only the grocery industry, but the communities they served.

  • Byron Allumbaugh – Ralphs Grocery Co.
  • Lou Amen – Super A Foods, Inc.
  • The Amen Family (Jim, Jeanne, Renee & Joanne) – Super A Foods, Inc.
  • Kevin Arceneaux – Mondelez International
  • Bernard Briskin – Gelson’s Markets
  • Jack H. Brown – Stater Bros. Markets
  • Jim Brown – Western Assn. of Food Chains/Ralphs Grocery Co.
  • Steven Burd – Safeway Inc.
  • Vic Chiono – Coca-Cola Refreshments
  • Charles Collings – Raley’s
  • Kevin Davis – Bristol Farms
  • Doug Detherage – Bimbo Bakeries USA
  • Bruce Everette – Safeway, Inc.
  • Joe Falvey – SUPERVALU/UNFI
  • George Frahm – Stater Bros. Markets
  • Joseph E. Gallo – E. & J. Gallo Winery
  • Paul Gerrard – Gerrard’s Inc.
  • Miguel Gonzalez – Northgate Gonzalez Markets
  • Dave Hirz – Ralphs Grocery Co.
  • Steve Junqueiro – Save Mart Supermarkets
  • Bob Kelly – Hidden Villa Ranch
  • Darioush Khaledi – K.V. Mart Company
  • Dave Jones – The Kellogg Company
  • Don Lee – Dairy Fresh
  • Jim Lee – Stater Bros. Markets
  • Bob Lim – Kraft Foods, Inc.
  • Rob McDougall – Gelson’s Markets
  • Bob Piccinini – Save Mart Supermarkets
  • Al Plamann – Unified Grocers, Inc.
  • Thomas Raley – Raley’s
  • Larree Renda – Safeway Inc.
  • Bill Roulette – Gelson’s Markets
  • Allan Scharn – Gelson’s Markets
  • The Scolari Family (Joe, Jerry & Joey) – Scolari’s Food & Drug Co.
  • Bob Spengler – Save Mart Supermarkets
  • Roger Stangeland – The Vons Companies
  • Bob Stiles – Gelson’s Markets
  • Jim & Joyce Raley Teel – Raley’s Family of Fine Stores
  • Donna Tyndall – Gelson’s Markets
  • Jim Van Gorkom – NuCal Foods
  • Wilfred Von Der Ahe – The Vons Companies
  • Jerry Whitmore – Dreyer’s Grand Ice Cream
  • Bob Wilson – Dreyer’s Grand Ice Cream
  • Bruce Wyatt – Flowers Baking Company