News Release
 October 31, 2022
CONTACT: Kathy Sautter
716 635 5577

Williamsville, N.Y. – Tops Friendly Markets, a leading full-service grocery retailer in New York, northern Pennsylvania, and Vermont, is pleased to announce the promotions of Mike Daggs and Jeff Knapp.

Mike Daggs has been promoted to regional manager of asset protection for Tops’ East Region. Mike joined the Tops Markets family 17 years ago as a store detective. He progressed to the senior store detective role and then most recently served as an asset protection specialist. Mike resides in Fairport, NY with his wife and three children.

Jeff Knapp has recently been promoted to asset protection specialist for Tops’ East Region. Jeff began his career with the Tops in January 2010 as a store detective and for the past six years has served as a senior store detective. Jeff lives in Rochester, NY.

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About Tops Friendly Markets Based in Williamsville, NY, Tops Markets currently operates 150 grocery stores in New York, Pennsylvania, and Vermont, including five that are run by franchisees. As the largest private, for-profit employer in Western New York, with over 14,000 associates, the company is dedicated to providing sustainably sourced, high-quality products, while helping its communities flourish via support for programs that eradicate hunger and disease, educate youth and reduce environmental waste and energy consumption. For more information, visit


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