CINCINNATI - Kroger announced that Sukanya Madlinger has been named president of Kroger's Cincinnati/Dayton division, replacing Geoff Covert, who has been named SVP retail operations for the company.
"Sukanya focuses every day on ways Kroger can best serve our customers and their families," said Rodney McMullen, president and COO of Kroger. "Her experience and leadership will have a positive impact on customers and associates in the region."
Madlinger began her career with Kroger in 1986 in the company's store management training program. She has held several leadership roles in the division and was the company's VP drug/general merchandise/pharmacy merchandising. She has been the VP merchandising for the Cincinnati/Dayton division since 2006.