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Rite Aid names health-care exec Heyward Donigan CEO

Anne Stych
Rite Aid names health-care exec Heyward Donigan CEO

Rite Aid Corp. has named longtime health-care executive Heyward Donigan chief executive officer. “Heyward’s strong senior executive experience, proven leadership capabilities and consistent track record of driving profitable growth, as well as her broad health-care knowledge and digital shopping technology expertise set her apart,” said Bruce Bodaken, chairman of Rite Aid's (NYSE: RAD) board of directors, in a company statement issued on Monday.