Duda Farm Fresh Foods Names Mark Bassetti As New President; Barton Weeks Comments

Fri. January 13th, 2023 - by Lilian Diep

OVIEDO, FL - Exciting news has cropped up out of Duda Farm Fresh Foods, and we here at ANUK are naturally thrilled to share it. Mark Bassetti, former Chief Operating Officer and Senior Vice President of Duda Farm Fresh Foods, has been named the new President.

Mark Bassetti, President, Duda Farm Fresh Foods“I am equally humbled and excited to step into this role. I look forward to the opportunity to lead Duda Farm Fresh Foods and, working with my colleagues, continue our mission of delivering quality farm fresh products to consumers and their families across the country,” remarked Bassetti, who officially began his new role on January 1, 2023. “I look forward to leading a well-rounded company built on teamwork, trust, and humility. Together, we can each play our part in continuing the legacy of success at DUDA.”

As CEO, Sammy Duda is looking forward to working with Mark along with the rest of DUDA’s subsidiary leaders.

Sammy Duda, Chief Executive Officer, DUDAAs we reported last year, Sammy Duda was appointed the new CEO of DUDA, the parent company of Duda Farm Fresh Foods. He previously served as the President of Duda Farm Fresh Foods before being selected as CEO-elect by the DUDA Board of Directors in June 2022 as part of a succession process to prepare for the December retirement of former CEO David J. Duda.

Barton Weeks, DUDA’s Chief Operating Officer, shared some words about the executive transition taking place.

Barton Weeks, Chief Operating Officer, DUDA“Mark brings 31 years of experience to the role and is incredibly qualified, with both industry knowledge and the leadership traits necessary to lead Duda Farm Fresh Foods successfully,” commented Weeks. “Because of the unique demands of the fresh produce business and our business model, Mark was determined to be the most qualified candidate to fill this position. I am pleased that Mark emerged as the right candidate for the job.”

As Weeks noted in a press release, Bassetti’s selection followed serious deliberation and consideration of several options and multiple candidates.

Mark Bassetti, former Chief Operating Officer and Senior Vice President of Duda Farm Fresh Foods, has been named the new President

Congratulations to Mark Bassetti on this new role! We look forward to hearing more about the company’s upcoming plans.

Duda Farm Fresh Foods