Andy Foster joins Calavo's prepared division
Calavo Growers Inc. hired Andy Foster to support the company’s recently aligned prepared division as vice president of sales – national accounts.
Foster brings more than 25 years of experience in the food industry, including more than a decade in fresh-cut produce and fresh prepared foods with companies such as Taylor Farms and Boskovich Farms, and more than 20 years working in food safety and quality assurance. Foster’s extensive sales background coupled with his technical experience in food safety will provide an asset to the growing Calavo prepared division as the team works to achieve growth in existing and new business channels.
“Calavo is thrilled Andy has joined our team to continue driving sales and supporting expansion as we look to grow our portfolio of high-quality, ready-to-eat food products,” stated Kate Brooks, senior vice president of sales for Calavo prepared. “Andy’s tenure in produce and prepared foods at companies both large and small will prove an asset to the Prepared team and we’re excited to welcome him on board.”