Weis Markets names new VP pharmacy

SUNBURY, Pa. —  Weis Markets on Monday promoted Rick Seipp to VP pharmacy. 

In his new position, Seipp will oversee the day-to-day merchandising, operation and management of Weis Markets’ 131 pharmacies. He will also oversee the company’s Lifestyle Initiatives’ team, which focuses on health and wellness issues.  

Seipp will report to Kurt Schertle, EVP sales and merchandising. Prior to his promotion, Seipp was the grocer's director of pharmacy operations.

Prior to joining Weis in 2010, Seipp worked at Rite Aid. Earlier in his career, he worked as a store level pharmacist, pharmacy manager, pharmacy system development manager and district manager. 

Seipp is a graduate of Wilkes University’s School of Pharmacy and lives in Mechanicsburg, Pa.

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