An Ontario greenhouse vegetable grower-shipper has named a president.

Clifford Produce names president

Jacobs

Chris Jacobs was named president of Ruthven-based Clifford Produce Dec. 2, according to a news release.

Jacobs is the first Clifford president. Previously, the company was run by its board of directors and a group of managers.

Jacobs, a 14-year veteran of the floral industry, worked most recently as managing director and vice president of sales for Leamington, Ontario-based Keepsake Plants Ltd.