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Ryan Hartzog

Eden Prairie, Minnesota

President

The Wholesale Group, LLC

Experienced results driven professional

Skilled in Negotiation, Consumer Products, Sales, People Management, Category Management (PL and NB). A diverse skill set including business analytics, promotional planning, retail ownership, international, DSD, logistics and buying.

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Alternative Distribution
Category Management
Closeout Buying
Merchandising
National Brands
Private Label
Procurement
Retail
Startups
Team Building

People I've Reported To

People I've Worked With

People Who've Reported to Me

Where I've Worked
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Aug 2018 – Present

President

The Wholesale Group,LLC
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Aug 2018 – Present

President

The Wholesale Group, LLC
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Sep 2015 – Jul 2018

Director, Merchandising

Save A Lot Food Stores
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Oct 2013 – Sep 2015

Vice President

Branco Distribution
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Apr 2013 – Sep 2013

Corporate Manager

Supervalu Corporate Office
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Apr 2011 – Mar 2013

Business Support Manager

Supervalu Corporate Office
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Jun 2008 – Apr 2011

Category Merchandiser

Supervalu Northern Region
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Aug 2005 – Jun 2008

Warehouse Superintendent

Supervalu Central Region
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Jan 2004 – Feb 2005

Business Manager Daymon Worldwide

Supervalu Central Region Office
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Jan 2001 – Jan 2004

Technical Buyer Supervalu Central Region

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Sep 1998 – Feb 2001

Warehouse Supervisor

Supervalu Central Region, Ft
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Jun 1998 – Jan 2001

Warehouse Supervisor

Supervalu Central Region
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Jun 1997 – Aug 1998

Co-Manager, Central Marketing Area

The Kroger Company
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Jun 1997 – Jun 1998

Co-Manager

Kroger Company
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Jun 1988 – Jun 1997

President/Owner

Island Retail Corporation
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Apr 2011 – Mar 2013

Business Support Manager

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Where I've Studied

BA

Wabash College

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The Wholesale Group, LLC

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