Pleasanton, Calif. Safeway said Tuesday that it has named Jonathan Mayes as senior VP government relations, public affairs, corporate social responsibility and philanthropy.
Mayes, 52, joined Safeway in 1994 as a senior attorney focused on employment law, business litigation, and consumer protection matters. In 1996, he joined Safeway’s government relations team as a director and was promoted to VP in 1999. In 2008, Mayes was named group VP government relations.
Safeway operates 1,712 stores in the United States and western Canada.