The Packer would like to thank the following industry members for their guest opinions in 2012:

Don Goodwin, Golden Sun Marketing; Tom Stenzel, United Fresh Produce Association; Lorna Christie, Produce Marketing Association; Lorelei DiSogra, United Fresh; Julie Koch, PMA;

Roy Gilmer, United Fresh; Joe Pezzini, Ocean Mist Farms; Julie Krivanek, Krivanek Consulting; David Krause, Paramount Citrus; Teresa Siles, Nuffer, Smith, Tucker; Denise Donohue, Donohue Associates;

Patrick Hynes, Darden Restarants; Veronica Hoyos Leonard; Kip Martin, Raley’s; Ed Beckman, Certified Greenhouse Farmers; Bob Whitaker, PMA; Carl Keen, University of California-Davis; Kerry Tucker, Nuffer, Smith, Tucker;

Jaime Chamberlain, J-C Distributing Inc.; Eric Viramontes, AMHPAC; Bob Rust, International Specialty Supply; Kori Tuggle, Ocean Mist Farms; Christopher Ondeck, Crowell & Moring LLP; Elisa Kantor, Crowell & Moring LLP;

Jan DeLyser, California Avocado Commission; Alyssa Houtby, California Citrus Mutual; Lance Jungmeyer, Fresh Produce Association of the Americas; Reggie Brown, Florida Tomato Exchange; Bryan Silbermann, PMA; and Steffanie Smith, Sprout Alliance for Safety and Science, California Sprouts.