18.7.2006: Meldung: Wild Oats Markets, Inc.: Appointment of Hal Brice and Greg Mays to the Board of Directors

Wild Oats Markets, Inc. Announces the Appointment of Hal Brice and Greg Mays to Its Board of Directors
Monday July 17, 8:00 am ET
Two New Board Members Bring Extensive Food Retail and Marketing Experience to Round Out the Wild Oats Board

BOULDER, Colo., July 17 / Wild Oats Markets, Inc., a leading national natural and organic foods retailer, today announced Hal Brice and Greg Mays have been elected to serve on the Company"s Board of Directors.

Mr. Brice brings more than 25 years" experience in retail marketing and strategic communications to the Wild Oats Board. Early in his career he founded HEILBrice, a retail marketing and advertising firm, which has since been producing advertising and marketing strategies for large food retail chains, including Alpha-Beta, Ralphs, Boys/ABC, ABCO Foods, Viva, Weis Markets, Food 4 Less, Fry"s, Pathmark and Kroger. Now one of the largest independent advertising agencies in the Western U.S., the company has expanded its clients to include media, consumer packaged goods and restaurants, while still maintaining a focus on the food retail industry.

Mr. Mays brings 27 years of food retail experience to the Wild Oats Board. He has held numerous executive and financial positions in the food retail industry, most recently as Executive Vice President of Ralphs Grocery Company and Food 4 Less for seven years. Prior to that, Mr. Mays was Chief Executive Officer and President of Almacs" Supermarkets. From February 1999 to present, he has been a consultant, and currently serves as a Director of Pathmark Supermarkets Inc., Source Interlink Companies Inc. and Simon Worldwide, Inc.

Wild Oats Markets, Inc. is a nationwide chain of natural and organic food markets in the U.S. and Canada. With annual sales of more than $1.1 billion, the Company currently operates 113 stores in 24 states and British Columbia. The Company"s natural food stores include Wild Oats Natural Marketplace, Henry"s Farmers Market, Sun Harvest and Capers Community Markets. For more information, please visit the Company"s website at www.wildoats.com.

Source: Wild Oats Markets, Inc.
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