The Oppenheimer Group has hired a new salesman for its Newark, Del., office.

Eric Ziegenfuss joined Vancouver, British Columbia-based Oppenheimer Nov. 1, according to a company news release.

Ziegenfuss, a 2006 graduate of the University of Delaware, most recently worked for Kennett Square, Pa.-based South Mill Mushroom Sales.

Before that, he worked for Boca Raton, Fla.-based Rosemont Farms Inc.

Oppenheimer adds salesman in Delaware office