> United Fresh 2019 Convention & Expo


JUNE 10 - 12 2019 | CHICAGO, IL
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Thank you to the volunteers of the 2019 United Fresh Convention & Expo Convention Committee. 

  • Nelia Alamo, Vice President of Communications, Renaissance Food Group 
  • Mason Arnold, Veggie Nerd, Cece’s Veggie Co. 
  • Larry Brown, EVP, Sales and Purchasing, Coastal Sunbelt Produce 
  • Jackie Caplan Wiggins, Vice President & COO, Frieda's, Inc. 
  • Karen Caruso, Market Development Manager, Zespri Kiwifruit 
  • Michael Castagnetto, Vice President, Global Sourcing, Robinson Fresh 
  • Greg Corrigan, Sr. Director of Produce & Floral, Raley's Family of Fine Stores 
  • Leigh Denardo, Director of Marketing, Baldor Specialty Foods, Inc. 
  • Tyler Deutsch, SVP, Business Development, Produce Alliance 
  • Julie L DeWolf, Director of Retail Marketing, Sunkist Growers, Inc. 
  • Danny Dumas, Vice President N.A. Sales & Product Management, Del Monte Fresh Produce, N.A., Inc. 
  • Alicia Garza, Project Manager, Triple H 
  • Sarah Grady, Manager, U.S. Strategic Supply Chain, McDonald's Corporation 
  • Rudi Groppe, President, Heinzen Manufacturing International 
  • Cindy A. Jewell, Vice President of Marketing, California Giant Berry Farms 
  • Douglas Kling, CEO/Managing Partner, Kling Strategic Partners, LLC 
  • David Kraus, Vice President of Custom Distribution, Produce Alliance 
  • Paul Lightfoot, CEO, BrightFarms Inc. 
  • Sparky Locke, VP Western Operations, Apio, Inc. 
  • Adam Lytch, Operations Manager, L & M 
  • Andrew Maiman, Director, Blueberry Business Development, Camposol Fresh USA, Inc. 
  • Paul Mastronardi, President, Mastronardi Produce, Ltd. 
  • Lisa McNeece, Vice President, Foodservice and Industrial Sales, Grimmway Enterprises Inc. 
  • Mark Munger, Vice President, Sales & Marketing, 4Earth Farms 
  • Emily Murracas, Marketing Coordinator, Mucci Farms 
  • Mike Orf, Group Vice President, Produce Procurement, Hy-Vee, Inc. 
  • Marc Oshima, Chief Marketing Officer, AeroFarms 
  • Jessica Kerstein Press, Marketing & Business Development, Lipman Family Farms 
  • Joseph Procacci III, Director - Procacci Holdings Co. LLC, Procacci Bros. Sales Corp. 
  • Susan Reimer-Sifford, Fresh Connect LLC 
  • Noah Robbins, CEO, Ark Foods 
  • Matt Roy, Senior Director, Produce, US Foods 
  • Jonathan Schmitz, Business Development, Agrilyst 
  • Peter Shore, Director Business Development and Marketing, Calavo Growers, Inc. 
  • Sean Stolarik, Category Sales Manager, Big Y Foods, Inc. 
  • Lisa J. Strube, Director of Finance & Administration, Strube Celery & Vegetable Company 
  • Chris Veillon, Chief Marketing Officer, Pure Hothouse Foods Inc. 
  • Kent Williams, Transportation/Logistics Manager, Grimmway Enterprises Inc.