LOS ANGELES – Mar. 7, 2018 – The Giumarra Companies is pleased to announce the hiring of Jay Robinson as Sales Manager for its Giumarra Southeast division. Mr. Robinson brings over 20 years of produce sales and marketing experience to the role.
“Jay’s comprehensive product and market knowledge will be integral in our initiative to expand our business,” says Stu Monaghan, Division Manager of Giumarra Southeast. “Last year, we launched Nature’s Partner Vidalia® and Peruvian sweet onions. This year, we’re adding Nature’s Partner-branded organic Vidalia sweet onions and look to continue expanding our line of fruit and vegetables.”
Mr. Robinson most recently worked with L&M Companies as a Sales Specialist and Organic Commodity Manager. His primary responsibilities with Giumarra Southeast will be to help expand the division’s product line, oversee existing customer accounts, and develop new business.
“I’m excited to join the Giumarra Companies and I look forward to the upcoming season,” says Mr. Robinson. “There are some great opportunities that lie ahead with such a strong company and I’m pleased to be part of our growth in the Giumarra Southeast division.”
In addition to offering organic Vidalia onions new this year, Giumarra Southeast plans to introduce imported citrus to its lineup this summer on the East Coast.
About the Giumarra Companies
The Giumarra Companies is a leading international network of fresh produce growers, distributors, and marketers that encompasses a world of freshness. Since its inception in 1922, the Giumarra group of companies has taken pride in a longstanding commitment and tradition of quality, service, and industry leadership to feed the world in a healthy way.
The Nature's Partner brand represents the core of what we do: a partnership with our people, customers, growers, and the land and its fruits. Products packed under the Nature's Partner label represent some of the highest-quality fruits and vegetables in the marketplace, having met strict standards for food safety, quality control, and flavor. The Nature’s Partner Brand Promise:
“We are committed to the people we work with and those we serve.
Very simply, we look to provide the best service and improve upon it every day.”