Robert Bernard Wegman

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Robert Bernard Wegman

Birthdate: (87)
Birthplace: Rochester, Monroe, New York, United States
Death: April 20, 2006 (87)
Rochester, Monroe, New York, United States
Place of Burial: Rochester, Monroe, New York, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Walter E. Wegman and Anna Emelia Wegman
Husband of Mary Elizabeth Wegman
Father of Daniel R. Wegman; Private; Private and Private
Brother of Cecelia Rose Wright and James W. Wegman

Occupation: Business man & Philanthropist, Chairman of Wegmans Food Markets, Inc.
Managed by: Linda Kathleen Thompson, (c)
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About Robert Bernard Wegman

Robert Wegman (1918 - April 20, 2006) was a pioneer of the one-stop shopping concept. He was the son of Wegmans Food Markets co-founder Walter Wegman. Until his death in 2006 at age 87, he was the chairperson for Wegmans. In over a half-century under his leadership, the family grocery business grew into one of the largest private companies in the United States. In 2005, when the company ranked #1 on Fortune magazine's list of best companies to work for, Robert Wegman is known to have said: "This is the culmination of my life's work."

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Robert Bernard Wegman's Timeline

1918
October 14, 1918
Rochester, Monroe, New York, United States
1947
March 6, 1947
Age 28
2006
April 20, 2006
Age 87
Rochester, Monroe, New York, United States
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Rochester, Monroe, New York, United States