Houweling’s Tomatoes has named a new chief operating officer.

Kevin Doran comes to Delta, British Columbia-based Houweling’s from The Greenery BV, according to a Houweling’s news release.

Doran has more than 20 years of sales and marketing management experience.

“Our growing expertise is second to none, and while we have made significant strides as a sales and marketing organization, I see Kevin as an integral piece to realize the vision I have for our company,” Casey Houweling, Houweling’s chief executive officer, said in the release.

In the release Doran called Houweling an industry pioneer, and said he looked forward to working with him.

“It’s an exciting period in Houweling’s history, and believe I can add value and perspective that will help the business achieve its stated objectives in what is a very competitive industry sector.”