Sunsweet Growers Inc., Yuba City, Calif., has promoted Brad Schuler to vice president of global sales and marketing.

Sunsweet Growers promote sales director to new position“Brad’s promotion recognizes his significant role in recent game-changing marketing strategies and programs at Sunsweet and his ability to blend marketing vision with real-world sales execution,” Arthur Driscoll II, chief executive officer said in the release. “I’ve had a front-row seat to Brad’s career for the last 18 years. He’s ready to excel in this expanded new role.”

Before Schuler joined Sunsweet, he worked for Dole Food Company with Driscoll in executive sales positions.

In 1999 he came to Sunsweet as director of sales for the central division, according to the release.