UPDATED ON: Tuesday, February 07, 2006
Katz Group Canada Ltd.:
Warren Jeffery, Bsc. Phm,
Chief Operating Officer
From The Globe and Mail
On behalf of Katz Group Canada Ltd., Andy Giancamilli, CEO, is pleased to announce the appointment of Warren Jeffery to the position of Chief Operating Officer. Since joining Katz Group Canada in 2005 as Executive Vice-President, Operations, Mr. Jeffery has led the company to significant gains in store capabilities, strategies and processes. He will continue to oversee all Katz Group Canada corporate store operations.
Previously, Mr. Jeffery served in senior executive roles in operations, merchandising and marketing at several retail pharmacy organizations including Perry Drug Stores, Revco Drug Stores, Phar-Mor-Deep Discount Food & Drug, and McKesson Corporation. Mr. Jeffery holds a pharmacy degree from Ferris State University in Big Rapids, Michigan.
Katz Group Canada Ltd. is the Canadian subsidiary of Edmonton-based Katz Group. Katz Group encompasses more than 1,800 corporately owned, franchise and independent pharmacies across North America and is the largest retail pharmacy network in Canada. Pharmacy banners in Canada include Rexall Drug Stores, Pharma Plus, Rexall Pharma Plus, Medicine Shoppe Pharmacy, Guardian, I.D.A., Herbies, and Meditrust Pharmacy.