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CORAL GABLES, Fl. -- Del Monte Fresh Produce here made four key appointments to its North American organization.
Alan Guttmann, formerly v.p. of sales for the southeastern region, will take on the role of v.p., product management N.A. (melon, onion and frozen); Mario Cardenas, formerly v.p., melon program N.A., will take on the role of v.p., product management N.A. (tomato and vegetable program); Daniel Klausner, formerly director of sales for the southeastern region, will assume the v.p. of sales role for the same region and; Dionysios (Dennis) Christou, formerly v.p. of corporate marketing, will assume the v.p. of North American marketing duties. Christou will continue to coordinate Del Monte's international marketing activities to ensure that there is alignment with its corporate policies and marketing guidelines.
Emanuel Lazopoulos, s.v.p., N.A. sales and product management, said the changes to Del Monte's North American management team "signal our continuous commitment to put the best talent in the right positions to better serve our clients. Alan, Mario, Daniel and Dennis are seasoned produce professionals and their experience and enthusiasm will ensure that Del Monte Fresh Produce Company N.A., Inc will remain the leading integrated grower, shipper and marketer of premium quality fresh and fresh cut branded produce in North America."
Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc. is one of the world's leading vertically integrated producers, marketers and distributors of high-quality fresh and fresh-cut fruit and vegetables, as well as a leading producer and distributor of prepared fruit and vegetables, juices, beverages, snacks and desserts in Europe, Africa and the Middle East.