Dole Fresh Vegetables has  named a new director of marketing for its salad division.

Dole Fresh Vegetables promotes Chris Mayhew

Mayhew

Chris Mayhew, now in her second stint with the Monterey, Calif.-based company, a division of Westlake Village, Calif.-based Dole Food Co. Inc., began in the new position March 29, according to a news release.

Mayhew returned to Dole in 2008 after working in the marketing department of Naples, Fla.-based Naturipe Farms LLC. In her first stint at Dole, she worked as a marketing manager, senior marketing manager and director of marketing.

Ronda Reed, Dole Fresh Vegetables’ vice president of marketing, praised Mayhew’s industry knowledge and strategic vision.