California Table Grape Commission Hires Marketing Director of Category Management

Mon. September 16th, 2019
- by Anne Allen     

FRESNO, CA - The California Table Grape Commission (CTGC) recently released a statement announcing the hiring of David Dudley as its new Marketing Director of Category Management. Within this new role, Dudley will be responsible for expanding the retail demand for California table grapes in both the United States and Canada.

Kathleen Nave, President, California Table Grape Commission“We are very excited to welcome David to the team,” stated Kathleen Nave, President, in a press release. “David’s nearly 10 years of experience in produce management and experience in the retail sector will be key to the development of future retail programs.”

The California Table Grape Commission is boosting its team with the addition of David Dudley as Marketing Director of Category Management

David Dudley, Marketing Director of Category Management, California Table Grape CommissionDudley will be joining the CTGC after more than five years of working at Save Mart, where he was most recently a Senior Produce Category Manager. His experience in the industry includes working for Markon Cooperative as a Product Manager. Nave noted that Dudley will be focusing primarily on developing a strategic marketing plan to drive California table grape sales. In his role with the CTGC, he will manage numerous retail accounts and be part of a four-member retail team.

Born and raised in the San Joaquin Valley, Dudley is a graduate of California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Agribusiness with a concentration in marketing.

Congratulations to David on this new step in his career!

California Table Grape Commission