Latino Who's Who

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The Latino American Who’s Who Recognizes Anita Ledesma

Written By: PR - Jul• 18•12

Berkeley, CA/LWW Press/July 18, 2012 – –Anita Ledesma,  Manager of Human Resources, Grocery Outlet Inc., was selected for inclusion in the 2012 edition of The Latino American Who’s Who.

Grocery Outlet has been a tradition for bargain-seeking customers since 1946. The company’s reputation as a deep-discount store began when the late Jim Read began purchasing military surplus back in the 1940s and sold it at huge discounts. Grocery Outlet is a third-generation family run business, recognized as the nation’s largest grocery extreme-value retailer. Headquartered in Berkeley, California, Grocery Outlet currently encompasses 150+ independently operated stores in 6 Western States. Grocery Outlets are located in cities large and small and serve all kinds of neighborhoods. Most stores are independently operated by locally-based families. They are truly a family business.

Anita Ledesma has been the Manager of Human Resources for over 7 years and has been in the industry for over 14 years. Her duties include managing the office, customer service, hiring and terminating, orientation, planning company functions, benefit compensations, mail room etc. Her secret to success is three things: honoring family and God, taking time for family, and touching someone’s life at work or elsewhere. Anita Ledesma has been the recipient of the Best Places to Work for 5 years. She is the President of the Hayward Monarch Youth Football and Chair Organization, a member of NCHR, and a member of SHERM. Anita has a AS Degree from Berkeley City College and also did an extended program at UC Berkeley.

The Latino American Who’s Who is a New York based biographical publication that selects and distinguishes leading Latino professionals throughout the world who have attained a recognizable degree of success in their field of endeavor and thereby contribute to the growth of their industry and culture.  The Latino Who’s Who promotes an awareness of the achievements of the Latino professional and executive by creating a networking platform to provide recognition of individual accomplishments. The annual registry of the Latino American “Who’s Who” is formatted as an elegant hard cover edition as well as an online edition that provides information on recognized individuals. It also contains cross references by names, professions and family country of origin.

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