US regional retailer Marsh Supermarkets has promoted several management staff and hired a new executive as part of its growth strategy.

David Siegel, senior vice president of merchandising and marketing strategic initiatives, has been promoted to senior vice president of sales and merchandising. 

Bill Buck, a 43-year Marsh veteran, has been promoted to VP and general manager of Marsh's 27-store MainStreet Market operations, while Bill Erickson has been promoted to VP of Marsh Supermarket operations.

Fellow Marsh veteran Don Rix has been promoted to VP of pharmacy, HBC, and general merchandise.

In addition to these promotions, Marsh also named Larry Ritzert VP of meat merchandising. Ritzert has 40 years of experience in the meat business, most recently at Price Chopper Supermarkets.

Marsh has also signed a long-term agreement with C&S Wholesale Grocers for  procurement and distribution services for all 97 Marsh stores across Indiana and Ohio.