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West Pak hires Joe Nava in sales, business development

West Pak Avocado Inc. has hired Joe Nava as vice president of sales and business development.

Walmart hires veteran of Amazon, Google as chief technology officer

Suresh Kumar is the new chief technology officer and chief development officer for Walmart.

Dawn Winsauer promoted to VP slot at PSSI

Dawn Winsauer has been promoted to vice president of operations at PSSI, a food safety and contract sanitation provider.

Cranberry Institute’s Terry Humfeld is retiring

After more than 35 years in the produce industry, Terry Humfeld, the Cranberry Institute’s executive director based in Avondale, Pa., is retiring at the end of 2019.

Brian Jenny joins BrightFarms

Brian Jenny has joined BrightFarms, Irvington, N.Y., as vice president of sales.

FFVA names new class of Emerging Leaders

The Florida Fruit & Vegetable Association has announced the members of its ninth Emerging Leader Development Program class.

Allen Lund promotes Wendy Adan to San Francisco manager

The Allen Lund Co., La Canada Flintridge, Calif., has promoted Wendy Adan to manager of the company’s San Francisco office.

Procacci Holdings donates to high school scholarship

Procacci Holdings has donated $18,600 for a scholarship program at Camden Catholic High School.

Ocean Mist promotes Joe Angelo in conventional, organic sales

Ocean Mist Farms, Castroville, Calif., has promoted Joe Angelo to sales manager of the brand’s conventional and organic brands.

Ed Treacy to lead PMA’s focus on sustainability

As the  industry's focus on sustainability increases, the Produce Marketing Association is doing the same, naming Ed Treacy as its point person on sustainability issues.
May 15, 2019 by Chris Koger #Produce (General), #PMA, #People