Market Fresh Produce, Nixa, Mo., recently promoted Jordan Jackson to senior director of finance. In his new position, Jackson plans to assist chief executive officer Steve Phipps with the aggressive growth strategy of the company while simultaneously managing the finance department.
Jackson began his career with Market Fresh as an account manager immediately after graduating from Southwest Baptist University in Bolivar, Mo. He then advanced to the director of finance position in his first year with the company.
“Jordan played a very important role in our most recent acquisition of West Central Florida Produce,” Phipps said in a news release. “He continues to impress me daily, not just how he manages his direct reports, but overall leadership skills and how quickly he has garnered an understanding of this industry.”
As senior director of finance, Jackson is responsible for financial business operation in the Missouri and Florida offices.