FPFC holds June Membership Luncheon
The Fresh Produce & Floral Council held its June Membership Luncheon at the Castlewood Country Club in Pleasanton, CA. This luncheon hosted Master of Ceremonies Katie Gagnon of Grocery Outlet and guest speaker Keena Turner of the 49ers.
Before the luncheon began the 2023 FPFC Apprentices had an educational session with an AgTech panel hosted by Walt Duflock of Western Growers Association with panelists Paul Elliott of FarmWise, Curtis Gardner of Verdant Technologies, Clint Masterson of Bear Flag Robotics and Briana Giampaoli of Live Oak Farms.
After the luncheon guests headed over to the Neighborhood Sports Bar & Grill in downtown Pleasanton for Social Hour and a Cornhole Tournament. The next FPFC event is the 31st Annual Southern California Golf Tournament on Tuesday, July 18 at Tustin Ranch Golf Club in Tustin, CA. Register to golf here: https://www.fpfc.org/event/31st-annual-socal-golf-tournament/
2023 FPFC Apprentices Dan Addiego of FreshSource, Nick Schiavo of Allen Lund, Morgan Bahri of Awe Sum Organics, Noah Lines of Westlake Produce Co., Shane Aldrich of Gardikas, Courtney Ludford of Wonderful Citrus, Elyse Seiler of Monterey Mushroom, Jackie Nakashian of Trinity, Alexis Storms of JLZ Produce, Abigail McPherson of Frieda’s, Fernando Tellez of Veg-Fresh Farms, Jake Beggin of Local Bounti and Holly Gonzalez of OffShoot Brands.