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Brian Baer

President of Dominick's
Prior to joining Safeway, Baer spent more than 12 years with the Marriott Corp.’s Food & Beverage and Retail Operations, progressing upward through various financial management positions in operations, corporate finance and real estate development. Before Marriott, he also held positions with The Carlyle Group and Price-Waterhouse Coopers. He currently is on the Board of Trustees of Kohl Children’s Museum in Glenview. He also is a member of the Illinois State Self Insurers Advisory Board as well as the Oak Brook Chamber of Commerce. He holds a Bachelors of Science Degree in both Accounting and Systems from The Pennsylvania State University.