This is the Canandaigua, NY home of Daniel (Danny) R. Wegman, the current Chairman and CEO of Wegmans Food Markets, Inc., and his wife Konstanze O. Wegman. Mr. Wegman serves as a Trustee with the University of Rochester. He serves as Director of the United Way and Rochester Business-Education Alliance. In addition to becoming a University trustee, Mr. Wegman is the Member of Visiting Committee of the University's Margaret Warner Graduate School of Education and Human Development. Mr. Wegman graduated with honors from Harvard.
The $4,525,000 home sits on a five acre property that borders Canandaigua Lake. Mr. Wegman also owns the property across the street (with the barn), which has approximately 48 acres and an additional value of $805,600. This 10,096 square foot home has 6 bedrooms and 8 bathrooms. The 5 acre lot was purchased in 1993 for $1,100,000 and the current home was built in 1994.
Wegmans Food Markets, Inc. is a privately held, family-owned supermarket chain with 75 stores in New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Virginia and Maryland. Stores have in-store cafes, with seating for up to 300 people. There is a full-service restaurant, called The Pub, in two Pennsylvania stores. Wegmans has also opened its first Massachusetts store. Founded in 1916 in Rochester, New York, Wegmans has appeared on Fortune’s annual "100 Best Companies to Work For" list since its inception in 1998, and has ranked among the top 10 for eight consecutive years.
Canandaigua Lake is the fourth largest of the Finger Lakes, in the U.S. state of New York. The lake is a popular second home destination for families from nearby Rochester, New York, as well as other parts of the northeast. The lake has the distinction of having the second most expensive lakefront property values in the country, second only to Lake Tahoe in California.
The following links provide additional details on Danny Wegman’s background, the Wegmans Food Markets, and Canandaigua Lake: