Ahold USA has named Tom Lenkevich president of Giant Food Stores and Martin’s Food Markets division, headquartered in Carlisle, Pa. Effective March 4, Lenkevich manages all aspects of the division, responsible for sales, operating profits, organization and staff, according to a news release.

The division operates about 200 Giant Food Stores and Martin’s Food Markets in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia and employs about 31,000 people.

Lenkevich had a number of leadership positions at large retailers, including Save-A-Lot Food Stores, The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co., and Meijer Inc.