Bailey’s Grocery and Market

The Pitch

Bailey’s Grocery and Market is a business that provides healthy, fresh food choices and economic development to the Lower Ninth Ward Community. The Bailey family has served this community since 1948 and serves as a catalyst for economic growth, housing, and supporting new jobs.

Conrad M. Bailey, Wanda G. Bailey

Conrad M. Bailey, Wanda G. Bailey

The Entrepreneur

Conrad M. Bailey, Sr.
Conrad Bailey, Sr., is runs the operations of Bailey’s Grocery and Markets. He brings 20+ years of experience in the grocery management, in addition to 20+ years as a supervisor for Crescent Crown Distributing.

Wanda G. Bailey
Wanda Bailey is chief financial officer for Bailey’s Grocery. She and Conrad have been married for 38 years and have lived in the Lower Nine for sixty-four years. Together they have two sons and two granddaughters.


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