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Sip, Bite and Turn up the Pink raises breast cancer awareness, funds

D’Arrigo of California, Salinas, and J. McFarland Wines united to host the second annual Sip, Bite and Turn up the Pink, raising more than $5,000 for the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.

Key Technology names global vice president of sales.

Key Technology has promoted Daniel Leighty to global vice president of sales.

Progressive Produce hires Christine Toy, Seth Tillery

Progressive Produce, Los Angeles, has hired Christine Toy as sales manager and Seth Tillery as sales and grower relations manager.

BrandStorm to host food media panel

United Fresh is hosting a food media dialogue panel at this year’s BrandStorm, moderated by Chadwick Boyd, food and lifestyle expert and TV host.

Monica Arnett promoted at the California Avocado Commission

Monica Arnett has been promoted to vice president of finance and administration for the California Avocado Commission, Irvine, Calif.

Packer 25 — Lauren Scott

Lauren M. Scott’s third anniversary as chief marketing officer of the Produce Marketing Association has arrived; it is easy to remember because her first day on the job was at Fresh Summit in 2016.

Packer 25 — Kathryn Grandy

Kathryn Grandy knew she would be part of something big when she signed on three years ago as the director of marketing for Yakima, Wash.-based Proprietary Variety Management.

Idaho Potato Commission welcomes three industry representatives

The Idaho Potato Commission, Eagle, has three new commissioners.

Blueberry groups hire Alicia Adler as vice president

The U.S. Highbush Blueberry Council and North American Blueberry Council have hired Alicia Adler as vice president.

Fyffes fuels Marine Corps Marathon runners

For the seventh consecutive year, Fyffes refueled runners of the Marine Corps Marathon with bananas as they crossed the finish line.