Roundy’s CFO Karst leaving to join Rite Aid

Special to The Freeman

July 25, 2014

MILWAUKEE — Roundy’s Inc. has announced that its executive vice president and chief financial officer, Darren Karst, is leaving the company to join Rite Aid Corp. as its executive vice president and CFO.

Karst will remain with Roundy’s through Aug. 9, according to a statement. Michael Turzenski, currently Roundy’s group vice president and chief accounting officer, has been appointed group vice president, CFO by Roundy’s board of directors, the statement said.

“Darren has been a great partner and leader during his tenure here at Roundy’s. He has been a significant contributor to our growth and he leaves us with a talented management team that he developed. I will miss Darren and I wish him well in his future personal and professional endeavors,” said Robert A. Mariano, chairman, president and CEO of Roundy’s.