Andrew Smith Co., Salinas, Calif., has added Dudley Brinan to its staff as sales and outside procurement manager.
Brinan, who has about 20 years of experience in the produce industry, will source, procure and consolidate for both Andrew Smith and Colorful Harvest. He was previously a broker with Pacific Valley Produce Co.
“Maximizing efficiency and minimizing customer logistics is my mission,” Brinan said in a news release. “He’ll be a real asset in making Andrew Smith Co. a one-stop-shop for produce buyers,” said Dave Robinson, general manager.
The company also added Steven Garza to its sales staff. He previously served in sales support, logistics, and marketing with Colorful Harvest, an affiliate of Andrew Smith Co.