Seanna Rishor is the Vice President of Private Label for Sobeys Inc. She joined the team in November 2017.
Seanna started her career in Loblaws in 1999 in Regulatory Affairs for Loblaw Brands Limited and held roles of increasing responsibility in product development/innovation, strategic brand initiatives, and category management.
In 2014, Seanna moved to Australia to work at Coles where she was the Head of Product Development and Innovation – Private Label for both fresh and grocery. She returned to Canada in 2016 as the Senior Category Director for the Loblaw Market division, responsible for prepared foods.
She has a Bachelor in Physical and Health Education, and a BA, Health from Queen’s University. She also has a Bachelor of Applied Sciences in Food Science from Ryerson University.
Seanna is passionate about food product development, great product design, and superb branding. She strives to build strategic relationships internally and externally; with suppliers and the merchandising team and views both as important extensions of the Sobey’s private label team.
Outside work, Seanna is an avid runner, cyclist and swimmer was a professional triathlete and has recently taken up playing golf.