Scott Harrington, who has been business development director for Pasadena, Calif.-based Sun Pacific Marketing since last November, will begin work as vice president of western sales for Los Angeles-based Cabo Fresh Nov. 1. He succeeds Kristyn Lawson, who has left the company, Cabo Fresh executive vice president Dan Walton said Oct. 19 at the Produce Marketing Association Fresh Summit 2013 in New Orleans.

Harrington previously worked as senior vice president of Los Angeles-based HerbThyme Farms Inc.; as sales director for Watsonville, Calif.-based Monterey Mushrooms Inc.; and, most recently before his work at Sun Pacific, as vice president of business development for Irwindale, Calif.-based Ready Pac Foods Inc.

He has nearly a quarter of a century's worth of experience in the industry.