FirstFruits Marketing in Washington has hired a new marketing manager, Tim Corkill, to lead the western region’s marketing efforts.
Corkill has been in the produce industry for 25 years, with experience as a produce manager at Vons Grocery Co. and in marketing management at Fresh Western-River Ranch Inc., the California Table Grape Commission and Pear Bureau Northwest.
“We are very excited to have Tim join our team; his years of experience in the produce industry are a valuable asset and he brings a great understanding of retail produce sales and marketing,” Keith Matthews, chief executive officer of FirstFruits Marketing of Washington, said in a news release.
“I am extremely excited to work for FirstFruits Marketing,” Corkill said in the release. “Not only is it a quality fruit company well-positioned in the industry, but I admire them for their philosophy of giving back and am excited to participate in and impact such causes.”