Scott Owens Appointed to Vice President of Sales and Product Management, N.A. for Del Monte Fresh Produce North America
- by Jordan Okumura
CORAL GABLES, FL - Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A. is on the rise once again as it elevates its company and team with the appointment of Scott Owens as the fresh-cut produce pioneer’s Vice President of Sales and Product Management, N.A. The industry vet will head the banana, pineapple, and melon programs, while also overseeing an internal team with a strong focus on the core products of the company.
“We are thrilled to have appointed Scott to this new role,” Danny Dumas, Senior Vice President of Sales and Product Management, stated. “As the previous VP of Sales and Product Management (banana and pineapple program), I personally know that this position is in good hands and that Scott will have a positive impact on our banana, pineapple, and melon programs. As the new Vice President of Sales and Product Management, Scott will bring a fresh perspective through his expertise in customer engagement and brand development, honed from over 30 years in the industry, to the Del Monte Fresh Produce North America team.”
Owens brings a wealth of experience in fresh produce and consumer-packaged goods to his role from his time with companies including Wonderful Citrus, Chiquita Brands International, General Mills, and others.
This pool of knowledge will strengthen Del Monte Fresh’s ongoing commitment to the pineapple, banana, and melon categories, a press release noted.
Congratulations, Scott Owens, on your new role with an industry-leading fresh produce company. And to Del Monte Fresh, we are excited to see what’s next on your forward charge!