Kevin Tripp - 1978
Executive vice president and president, Retail Midwest for SUPERVALU
After graduating from UW with his bachelor's in pharmacy in 1978, Kevin
Tripp took a job with Osco Drug, spending nine years with the company in
Casper and Cheyenne, Wyoming. He became executive vice president and
general manager of the American Stores drug store division when it
merged with Albertson's in 1999.
He is now executive vice president and president of Retail Midwest for SUPERVALU, which acquired Albertson's in 2006. There he oversees the retail operations of Cub Foods, Hornbacher's, Jewel-Osco, and Shop 'n Save, as well as company-wide SUPERVALU pharmacy operations.
Tripp completed the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School.
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