Jerald R. Dewey has been presented the Chairman's Award for 1985 by
Fleming Companies Inc.
The award honors Dewey as the operating unit manager who has done
the most outstanding job in all aspects of his responsibilities
during the past year.
Dewey is president of the company's Fremont/Oakland division. He
has also served as president of the firm's Salt Lake City division,
which became a part of Fleming in 1983.
In addition, Fleming Companies has announced the election of two
people to new corporate positions.
G.W. Watson has been elected senior vice president - eastern
region, and Carol D. Scroggins was elected vice president - customer
Watson has been associated with Fleming since 1965, when the
company acquired Thriftway Foods in Pennsylvania. At that time he
was director of sales for the firm, where he remained until 1974,
whenhe was named vice president of store development. He became
president of the Philadelphia operation in 1982 and was elected
regional vice president in 1985.
Scroggins has been with the company for 13 years, serving as
director of consumer services. She is active in numerous food
industry projects and currently serves as chairman of Food Marketing
Institute's Consumer Affairs Council. . .
- J. Blake Wade, Oklahoma City, has been appointed deputy
executive director of the Oklahoma Historical Society.
Wade is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma and the U.S.
Army's Command and General Staff College. After 20 years in the
military, he retired with the rank of major. He has been involved in
the management of thoroughbred racing horses in Oklahoma and served
as president of the Central Oklahoma Horse Racing Association.
The Oklahoma Historical Society is a service agency of over 4,000
members. The society operates 27 museums and historical sites,
publishes a variety of historical works and encourages and assists
local societies and preservation groups in local projects over the
state. . .
- Marijo Hennagin-Mazur, president of Professional Media
Marketing, a Norman-based advertising agency, has been notified that
her biography has been selected for inclusion in ForemostWomen of the
Twentieth Century, an international reference book reflecting
The book is to be published in England this year by the
International Biographical Centre. Selection for inclusion in the
book is the result of secret nomination, evaluation and verification
and recommendation by the International Biographical Centre selection
Before a serious wrist injury sustained in 1981 forced a
re-evaluation of her career, Hennagin-Mazur was a concert pianist,
piano teacher and lecturer. She twice appeared as soloist on
subscriptionconcerts of the Oklahoma Symphony and in 1976 founded the
Southwest School of Music in Norman, a private preparatory school for
gifted students. She served as the school's director for six years.
Following her injury, Hennagin-Mazur began a new career in
advertising, as account executive for KKNG Radio in Oklahoma City.
In May 1985, she left KKNG to open her own company, Professional
Hennagin-Mazur's biography has appeared in the World Who's Who of
Women, the Dictionary of International Biography, the International
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