TYLER, Texas – Brookshire Grocery Co. has promoted Gregg Skelly to senior vice president/division manager-Super 1 Foods.

Skelly will now oversee all of the company’s 30 Super 1 Foods stores in Texas, Louisiana and Arkansas.

He joined BGC in 1979 as a stocker in Bossier City, La., and worked his way up to assistant store manager in two other Shreveport-area Brookshire’s stores.

He moved to the Super 1 Foods banner in 1984 as an assistant store manager in Alexandria, and then became co-manager there before being promoted to store director in 1987.

From 1987 to 1994, Skelly served as store director in Alexandria, Pineville, New Iberia and Lafayette stores. He was promoted to district manager in 1998 and vice president-district manager in 1999.

Mike Terry, BGC’s executive vice president-retail operations, said, “Gregg has been a key figure in building and growing Super 1 Foods in south Louisiana, and we look forward to him taking the entire banner to a new level. He is a proven price-impact leader.”