The California Table Grape Commission, Fresno, Calif., hired Fabian Garcia and expanded the responsibilities of Rachel Scott and Jeff Klitz.
As assistant director of international marketing, Fabian Garcia will assist in developing and implementing the commission’s international promotional programs, with an emphasis on China. Before joining the vommission in January, Garcia was in Shanghai, China, where he worked as a market researcher at the U.S. Department of Agricultural Trade Office.
Rachel Scott, digital media and community service manager, has been with the commission for five years. Scott’s expanded responsibilities include content development and management of the Grapes from California website and social media platforms. Scott will continue to manage scholarships, grants and donations.
Jeff Klitz, assistant director of marketing communications, has been with the commission for five years. Klitz has been involved in coordinating components of the commission’s communications and research programs and will now assist in the development and implementation of the consumer communications program for Grapes from California, according to a news release.