Head shot of James Weidenheimer, SUPERVALU Executive Vice President of corporate development and chief innovation officer
James Weidenheimer

Executive Vice President, Corporate Development, and Chief Innovation Officer

James Weidenheimer is SUPERVALU executive vice president of corporate development and chief innovation officer. In this role, Weidenheimer works with SUPERVALU’s wholesale and retail teams to develop and execute on market opportunities, including new business development, cross-channel merchandising and promotions, and integration of logistical/delivery solutions for key SUPERVALU customers.

Prior to joining the company, Weidenheimer spent the last 16 years with C&S Wholesale Grocers, serving as senior vice president of corporate development from 2008 until 2016.

He also served as vice president and chief financial officer for the wholesale division of Richfood Holdings. He holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Kansas.