(Dec. 16, 4:42 p.m.) Gordon Robertson has been named vice president of sales and marketing for Sun World International LLC.
Robertson is responsible for all U.S. and international sales and marketing activities for the Bakersfield, Calif.-based grower-shipper, according to a news release.
âGordon brings strong food industry knowledge, a passion for managing sales professionals and a desire for Sun World to exceed its customersâ and consumersâ expectations,â chief marketing officer David Marguleas said in the release.
Prior to joining Sun World, Robertson was vice president of joint business planning for Campbell Soup Co., where he had been 20 years in various sales and trade marketing management roles.
Robertson succeeds Mike Aiton, who has been named vice president of retail merchandising, according to the release.
âOur customers will benefit from Mikeâs creativity and rich knowledge of Sun Worldâs distinctive product line and Gordonâs passion and knowledge of the food industry,â Marguleas said in the release. âWe believe these moves will position Sun World for greater success in the future with our customers.â