Garrett Joeckel
Garrett Joeckel

Columbia Marketing International has hired Garrett Joeckel as its new production and sales analyst.

Joeckel will work with CMI’s sales and marketing staff, as well as its member warehouses, to maximize grower returns and meet customers’ needs, according to a news release.

“Garrett brings a wealth of production planning knowledge and experience to the CMI family,” said Bob Mast, president of CMI, in the release. “We are confident that Garrett will take our forward planning to the next level assisting CMI to consistently improve our service to our customers and packing facilities.”

“I am looking forward to working with the diverse manifest that CMI has in its arsenal as well as the unique branded apples that CMI packs and sells,” Joeckel said in the release. “My goal is to foster a relationship in which our customers can extract the most out of their relationship with CMI and assist our growers in returning.”