(Sunbury, PA) – Weis Markets, Inc. today announced the promotion of three Regional Directors to Regional Vice President. They will be responsible for the day to day operation of 164 stores in Pennsylvania, Maryland, New Jersey, New York and West Virginia. Jerry Hatch, Brad Kochenour and Mike Mignola are the Company’s new Regional Vice Presidents. This position is newly created. They report to Jay Ropietski, Weis Markets Vice President, Operations. Jerry Hatch will oversee stores extending from Sunbury, Pennsylvania to Binghamton New York. Previously, he was a regional director overseeing the company’s stores in Northeast and Central Pennsylvania. During his 26 year career, Mr. Hatch has worked as a department manager, store manager, district director and regional director. Brad Kochenour will oversee a region extending from Altoona to Newton, New Jersey. His region also includes Harrisburg and the Lehigh Valley. During his 35 year career, Mr. Kochenour has worked in food wholesaling and retailing, where he worked as a department manager (perishable and non-perishable), store manager and district and regional supervisor. Prior to his promotion, he was regional director for stores in Altoona, State College and the Harrisburg area. Mike Mignola will oversee the company’s stores in Maryland and West Virginia along with units in Lancaster and York. During his 29 year career, he worked as a store manager, deli and center store specialist ands regional director. Prior to his promotion, Mr. Mignola was General Manager for the Company’s stores in Maryland and West Virginia. Founded in 1912, Weis Markets, is a Mid-Atlantic retailer operating 164 stores in Pennsylvania, Maryland, New York, New Jersey and West Virginia.