Shawn Helton, a native of Chesapeake’s Great Bridge community, has been employed by Harris Teeter since 1999. A father of three children, Shawn and his wife currently reside in Camden, North Carolina. Shawn has held many roles throughout the organization, most recently as a district manager. During his eight years in that role, Shawn manages store in Norfolk, Chesapeake, Virginia Beach and the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Shawn has enjoyed the time he has spent working with the Hampton Roads community and looks forward to serving our region for several more years.
Harris Teeter, a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Kroger Co., was co-founded in 1960 by North Carolina grocers W.T. Harris and Willis Teeter. Harris Teeter operates over 230 stores and 14 fuel centers in seven states and the District of Columbia. Harris Teeter is headquartered in Matthews, NC and has approximately 30,000 associates.
Harris Teeter portion: Harris Teeter, with headquarters in Matthews, N.C., is a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR). The regional grocery chain employs approximately 30,000 associates and operates stores in North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Georgia, Maryland, Delaware, Florida and the District of Columbia.