Chris Jacoby has joined Los Angeles-based Progressive Produce as sales manager.

Jacoby comes to the company from Albertsons Supervalu, where his roles included category manager and sales and merchandising manager, according to a news release.

Progressive Produce is a grower-shipper of potatoes, onions, asparagus and other vegetables and fruits.

Jacoby has 23 years of experience in the produce industry.

“(Chris) shares Progressive’s values of doing business the right way by adding value and growing our valued customers’ businesses,” Jack Gyben, vice president and partner, said in the release.