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• Safeway announced that Russell M. Jackson will be joining the company as senior vice president, Human Resources, effective April 1, 2007. He will succeed Dick W. Gonzales who retired at year-end 2006.

Jackson comes to Safeway from PG&E Corporation, where he most recently served as Senior Vice President, Human Resources,

• Nash Finch named Dennis Hanley, a vice president with Ahold’s Giant of Carlisle, to be its vice president of retail format development, a new position.
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