Weis Markets has promoted Brent Mertes to regional VP, in which he'll oversee the 51 stores located in South Central Pennsylvania, Maryland and West Virginia. He will report to David Gose, SVP, Operations.
Prior to his promotion, Mertes served in a series of store, district and corporate management positions, most recently as district manager in the York, Pa., area.
Before coming to Weis, Mertes worked in Safeway’s Eastern division and at its corporate headquarters in Pleasanton, Calif.
Sunbury, Pa.-based Weis Markets operates 163 stores in Pennsylvania, Maryland, New Jersey, New York and West Virginia.