Vice President of Administration
With a strong loyalty to Ravitz Family Markets’ customers, vendors, and employees, Shawn Ravitz oversees the corporate finances, consumer affairs, technology, engineering, and labor relations for the company’s five locations. His key accomplishments include managing the Marlton, Mt. Laurel and Evesham Road renovations as well as leading the company’s advancement in e-commerce. Shawn has been an active member of Wakefern Food Corporations Board of Directors since 2017.
As Chairman of Wakefern’s Retail Technology and Vice Chairman of the Digital Commerce and Analytics Committees, Shawn has helped Ravitz Family Markets to utilize cutting-edge technologies to better serve its customers. Self-service checkouts, time-keeping software, and a mobile shopping phone app are among the innovations that Ravitz Family Markets has piloted for hundreds of ShopRite locations.
Sweeping floors and cleaning spills were among Shawn’s childhood responsibilities with Ravitz Family Markets. He rotated through every store department during his college breaks and became manager of the stores’ cash registers and other point-of-sales technology. He later served as a store manager, and the company’s senior finance director.
As the third generation to manage the company, Shawn is dedicated to continuing his family’s tradition of community service. He serves as treasurer for the Ravitz Family Foundation and feels proud to help support a range of local nonprofits and community groups who would otherwise have few available resources. Shawn also serves on the board of directors for the Ronald McDonald House and the Chamber of Commerce Southern New Jersey.
Shawn received a Bachelor’s of Science degree from the University of Colorado’s Leeds School of Business. He resides in Voorhees with his wife, Debbie, and their three children, Amanda, Sophie, and Luke. In his spare time, Shawn enjoys listening to live music and skiing.