The U.S. Apple Association today announced that Christopher Gerlach will join the organization as Director of Industry Analytics. Gerlach has a wealth of experience in public policy research and economic analysis for large, mission-driven organizations.
Generation Farms announced the expansion of its sales team.
Naturipe is pleased to announce the promotion of Aribel Aguirre-Beck to CAO/CFO. Expanding her current CFO role to include the duties of Chief Administration Officer will allow her to lead the breadth and depth of our business operational affairs.
Homegrown Organic Farms is pleased to announce the addition of two new members to their sales team with Amanda Vietti and Stefaun Avakian.
Del Monte Fresh Produce promotes of one of its longtime employees, Ana Cristina Fonseca, to a newly created role – Vice President, Product Management, as industry veteran Scott Owens departs.
Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. announced that J. Scott Neal will join the company as chief fresh merchandising officer, effective June 15, 2020. Neal will report directly to Sprouts chief executive officer Jack Sinclair and will oversee Sprouts’ fresh merchandise offerings.
Karen Hearn is the new Vice President of Domestic Marketing for the California Table Grape Commission.
During its June meeting, Kate Tynan, Senior Vice President of the Northwest Horticultural Council, was appointed Chair of the Alliance for Food and Farming Management Board, and Ian LeMay, President of the California Fresh Fruit Association, was appointed as Vice-Chair.
Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A., Inc. announces that Danny Dumas has decided to leave the company effective May 29, 2020. During his tenure of over 20 years with the company, Danny has held several positions, including, Vice President Operations, Europe & Africa, Vice President North America Sales & Product Management (Banana and Pineapple Programs), as well as District Sales Manager, Canada.
Good Foods, a category leader of plant based dips and good-for-you products, announces the hiring of Lionel Mendoza as vice president of business development and the promotion of Brittany Vetter to national director of sales – retail.