Brent Conlee, an associate at the Wynantskill store, received the honor
For Immediate Release:
Feb. 14, 2018
New York man named 2017 Pharmacist of the Year for Hannaford Supermarkets
Hannaford Supermarkets today announced that Brent Conlee, an associate at the Wynantskill store, has been named 2017 Pharmacist of the Year for the entire company. Hannaford operates 153 pharmacies across its five-state market area in New York and New England.
Conlee is Pharmacy Manager for the Wynantskill Hannaford Supermarket & Pharmacy at 40 Main Avenue. A 20-year associate at that location, Conlee earned the recognition by exemplifying the company values of determination, integrity, courage, humility and humor.
"Brent is a true professional at all times. He is calm, patient and always willing to go the extra mile for our customers," said Store Manager Anthony Bottillo in his nomination letter. "Many customers ask for him specifically."
In addition to his professional duties as a pharmacist and manager at the store, Conlee has been active in the community by helping local organizations organize flu shot clinics. He also has been a mentor and teacher to interns at the store.
Conlee also has been recognized as 2017 Pharmacist of the Year for Hannaford's Western Division and its District 9, which includes 12 stores in and around the Capital Region.
About Hannaford Supermarkets
Hannaford Supermarkets, based in Scarborough, Maine, operates 181 stores in the Northeast. Stores are located in Maine, New York, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Vermont. Hannaford employs more than 26,000 associates. Additional information can be found at www.hannaford.com