Tanimura & Antle, Salinas, Calif., recognized employees with 20 years or more at the company during its 5th annual 20-Year Employee Club celebration Aug. 23.

Tanimura & Antle honors long-time employees

Courtesy Tanimura & Antle

Tanimura & Antle, Salinas, Calif., honored employees, above, with at least 20 years of service at the company in August.

The company said in a Sept. 4 news release that 10 new members were inducted into the 20-year club and another 12 were honored for 25 years of service.

“Recognizing that 85% of the company’s assets consist of knowledge, reputation and employee talent, we realize that we would not be where we are today if not for the contributions and dedication of our employees, especially the members of the 20-Year Club,” said Mike Antle, executive vice president of harvest operations, who hosted the event as his home, said in the news release.

According to the company, the 20-year  members come from a variety of company departments including human resources, sales, appointments, farming, harvest, logistics, and many started as entry-level employees and advanced through the ranks as opportunities were presented.

Each employee was individually recognized and presented with a gift at this private afternoon affair. For more information about Tanimura & Antle and their innovative employee practices, please visit www.taproduce.com.