Curry & Co. hired Richard Pazderski as the new director of onion sales. He will handle the sales of Curry & Co.’s year-round supplies of yellow, white, red and sweet onions from his office in Glennville, Ga.
Pazderski previously spent eighth years in sales, marketing and management for Bland Farms. He most recently worked as the director of business development for Utah Onions where he contributed to the sales and strategy planning of the company’s sweet and hybrid onion programs.
“My work with PMA’s Foundation for Industry Talent has helped me identify the type of people that will propel Curry & Company to the next level. Richard is well respected within the produce industry by both his peers and customer base and his goals and visions match perfectly with what we want to achieve,” said Curry & Co. president, Matt Curry, in a news release.
During his career, Pazderski has been a member of the Southeast Produce Council, National Onion Association and the Produce Marketing Association.