Wada Farms Marketing Group Announces New Additions to its Sales Team
IDAHO FALLS, ID - Another exciting group of new hires are hitting the industry as Wada Farms Marketing Group has announced the addition of Stephanie Bench, Susi Torigian, and Fran Torigian to its national sales and marketing team. Together, the three new members will help further diversify and develop Wada’s growing commodity portfolio.
“I am very excited to join the team at Wada Farms Marketing. I am looking forward to this new opportunity with Wada to learn new commodities along with the whole book of business that Wada has to offer the industry,” said Bench.
The new additions, including Bench, will be spearheading strategic growth in Wada’s newest commodity acquisitions, according to a press release. These commodities include sweet potatoes, watermelon, and other niche programs throughout the Wada organization.
“I am honored to become part of the Wada Farms team!” added Susi Torigian. “I had started as a customer and am now excited to be a team member. To be involved with the Wada Team allows me to help build a business that has vision, passion, and a commitment to both its growers and customers. The Wada Team was a Natural choice for me!”
Wada’s newest additions will help create new market share opportunities, diversify existing customer opportunities, and focus on new business development initiatives.
“Wada is a company driven by vision and a business acumen to see that vision through to fruition. Spending time with the Wada team gave me the opportunity to see how the cooperative team effort was present at all times,” said Fran Torigian, VP Sales and Business Development/ Eastern Division. “I look forward to being a part of that positive and synergistic environment.”
Combined, the new members bring over 70 years of produce industry experience.
This announcement comes as Wada Farms continues to drive forward its strategy of expanding its portfolio and service offerings in both domestic and international markets.
“We are excited with the talent and experience that Stephanie, Susi, and Fran bring to our team. Their combined insight and industry prowess will help bring Wada to the next level in customer service and portfolio diversification. Our customers will benefit with these new team additions by helping them achieve next level results,” commented Kevin Stanger, President.
Cheers to all three new members of the Wada Farms team!