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Reception Honoring Women In Produce


2016 Women in Produce Honoree

Julie Krivanek

Julie Krivanek, President of Krivanek Consulting Inc., a top strategic thinking and planning firm in the fresh produce industry, is this year's honoree and featured speaker at the Reception Honoring Women in Produce. Krivanek began her contribution to the produce industry as keynote speaker for the newly formed United Fresh Produce Industry Leadership Program in 1995. She has served the program as a leadership and business expert for the past 21 years. 

Join Us on Tuesday, June 21, 2016

4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

The annual Reception Honoring Women in Produce is one of the most popular networking events at the United Fresh show. This special reception honors all women working in the produce industry and recognizes one outstanding female industry leader.

This year's reception will be held in the Vista Ballroom Foyer at McCormick Place.

Past "Women in Produce" Honorees

Dan’l Mackey Almy,
   DMA Solutions, Inc.
Tonya Antle,
   Tanimura & Antle
Karen Caplan,
   President & CEO, Frieda's, Inc.
Frieda Rapoport Caplan,
   Frieda’s Inc.
Margaret D’Arrigo,
   Taylor Farms, Inc.
Jan DeLyser,
   California Avocado Commission
Jan Fleming,
   Strube Celery & Vegetable Company
Janice Honigberg,
   Sun Belle, Inc.
Lorri Koster,
   Mann Packing Company
Teri Miller,
   Delhaize America
Kathleen Nave,
   California Table Grape Commission
Lisa McNeece Miceli,
   Grimmway Enterprises Inc.
Dr. Martha Rhodes-Roberts,
   University of Florida,
   Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences
Steffanie Smith,
   Andrew Smith Company
Heather Shavey,
   Costco Wholesale
Mayda Sotomayor-Kirk,
   Seald Sweet International
Rosemary Talley,
   Talley Farms
Jenney Tenney,
   The Kroger Company

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