Since 1998, the year former Hy-Vee CEO Ron Pearson was corporate chair for the Central Iowa JDRF Walk for the Cure, the company has raised almost $10 million.
Funds are raised through a variety of corporate and store events, including walks throughout Hy-Vee land and Team Hy-Vee participation in Rides for the Cure throughout the United States.
RONALD D. PEARSON, age 70, director since 2007.Mr. Pearson is Chairman Emeritus of Hy-Vee, Inc., a retail grocery company. He has held that position since 2006, and was Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer of Hy-Vee, Inc. from 1989 to 2006. Mr. Pearson is a member of the Board of Directors of Hy-Vee, Inc., West Des Moines, Iowa, Hy-Vee Weitz Construction, L.C., West Des Moines, Iowa, and Food Marketing Institute, Washington, D.C. Through his long-term executive leadership of a large retail grocery company, Mr. Pearson brings broad food product marketing expertise and knowledge of the retail food industry to the Board.
Ronald PearsonYoung America's Foundation - Ronald PearsonYoung America's Foundation
Home » About Us » Ronald Pearson
Ronald Pearson, Vice President
Ronald Pearson is president of Pearson & Pipkin, Inc., a political management and government relations consulting firm, and he also serves as vice president of Young America's Foundation's Board of Directors.Mr. Pearson also served as national treasurer of Young Americans for Freedom and was vice president of a major publishing company.He was born in Pawtucket, Rhode Island, and received a B.A. from Valparaiso University, an M.A. from the University of Notre Dame, and did postgraduate work at Brown University.Mr. Pearson was chief of staff to the late congressman John Ashbrook.
Browse ZoomInfo's company directory. Our company profiles include corporate background information, detailed descriptions, and links to comprehensive employee profiles with verified contact information.