News Release
 December 15, 2023
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 promotion of Jillian Dowdle to marketing coordinator.

In her new role, Jillian will be responsible for managing in-store digital screens and assisting with collecting and coordinating information between the marketing and merchandising teams to aid in the development of creative briefs. She will also assist with developing, maintaining, and ensuring successful implementation of planning calendars and manage recipe content for in-store signage and website.

Prior to joining Tops, Jillian worked for Sodexo as a well-being marketing intern and Lactalis, as a category management intern. She joined the Tops Advertising team earlier this year as an advertising intern which developed into the full-time position she held before being promoted to marketing coordinator for Northeast Shared Services, parent company of Tops.

Jillian holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing from Niagara University in Niagara Falls, New York. She is a resident of Williamsville, NY.

Do you have a passion for food? So do we! Join the 28th largest supermarket chain in the country and do what you love every day-all while learning new skills, honing your craft, and growing as a leader. From various positions throughout our stores to warehouse opportunities and more, we just may have the perfect match for you! To learn more about the great opportunities that await you at your neighborhood Tops visit

### About Tops Friendly Markets Based in Williamsville, NY, Tops Markets currently operates 148 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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