Raley’s promotes three key leaders
The Raley’s Cos. promoted three leaders within the organization: Craig Benson was promoted to chief information technology officer; Helen Singmaster was promoted to senior vice president, general counsel; and Matt Hilbrink was promoted to vice president of enterprise risk and asset protection.
All three roles are for The Raley’s Cos. and are a part of the shared services model. These leaders support all the companies and brands in the enterprise.
Benson has held several roles at Raley’s during his time at the company, most recently serving as senior vice president, technology. In this elevated position, he leads The Raley’s Cos. expansion of technical and operational capabilities.
“As a member of the Executive Leadership Team, Craig has proven to be a thoughtful, dedicated and strategic partner. Under his leadership and that of his team, The Raley’s Companies are consistently able to meet the demands of our business and the evolving expectations of our customers. I am grateful for his contribution and leadership,” said Keith Knopf, president and CEO of The Raley’s Cos.
Singmaster will lead the enterprise’s legal strategy. In her expanded role, she supports all companies within the portfolio.
“Helen is the epitome of a service leader,” said Knopf. “Helen has been a source of stability and expertise for 25 years. The board, executive leadership team and I are grateful for her leadership and ongoing contribution.”
Hilbrink is responsible for the strategy and execution of risk management, environmental health and safety, food safety and quality assurance, asset protection, and corporate security for the portfolio of companies.
"Matt is an outstanding thought partner who prioritizes the safety and wellbeing of our team members and customers,” said Knopf. “We are fortunate to have such an experienced leader."
Photo: Craig Benson, Helen Singmaster and Matt Hilbrink