Steve Henig started at Wakefern in 1988 in a part-time position in General Merchandise. He joined the company’s Leaders in Training (LIT) program in 1991 as a management trainee and advanced through the Dairy/Deli, General Merchandise and Grocery Marketing divisions, holding various manager positions before being named director of the Non-Foods Division in 2004. He was named Vice President of Corporate Merchandising in 2010 and the following year Marketing was added to his title, with responsibilities that included private-label product development and lifestyle marketing.
In 2016, Steve was promoted to vice president of Digital Commerce & Analytics, where he is responsible for e-commerce initiatives and data analytics for one of the fastest growing parts of the company.
He obtained his Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science at the College of New Jersey (TCNJ) and his MBA at Monmouth University. In addition to his responsibilities at Wakefern, he is currently an adjunct Marketing professor at the College of New Jersey.
Steve resides in Millstone, N.J., with his wife Jill and their three children.