Sails-Up for Ippolito International as it Welcome New Sales Team Member John Landa

Thu. October 26th, 2017 - by Jordan Okumura

SALINAS, CA – With 20 years of produce industry experience in tow, John Landa is ready to tackle Ippolito International’s sales.

John Landa, Sales Team, Ippolito International“I’ve enjoyed the fast pace of this industry and am looking forward to continually learn as I ramp up with the growing Ippolito product line,” said Landa in a recent press release.

His experience spans from his early years on Fresh Network's brokerage side to his most recent position at Dole in Salinas, California, where he started working in vegetable sales before moving on to covering the full line of berries. Other roles he has taken in between have been at New Star as the Sales/Leaf Commodity Manager and Tanimura and Antle as the Cauliflower and Broccoli Commodity Manager.

Dan Canales, Senior Vice President of Sales, Ippolito International“We are extremely fortunate to have John join our expanding sales team," said Dan Canales, Senior Vice President of Sales, Marketing, and Processing, in a recent press release. “John has handled accounts in all arenas of the industry and areas of the country. He brings a wealth of experience that will complement our expanding needs.”

With a degree in food nutritional science from Fresno State University, the Stockton native has not only gone into the business aspect of his degree, but also leads an all-around health-conscious life. His interests include running, attending hot yoga classes, and spending quality time with his two sons when they ride their mountain bikes or do any other outdoor activities together.

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The undertaking of his new role at Ippolito will include tasks such as handling sales and commodity management. Landa’s experience will only further establish this second-generation farming company.

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