John Mazzei has been working on legal and financial aspects of the SmartWash project for more than a year, and is staying with the company as general counsel. Before joining New Leaf, Mazzei worked in private practice, specializing in venture capital financings and security law.
Danny Lindstrom is New Leaf’s director of operations and engineering. He has more than 19 years of experience in packaging and process engineering in the food industry, Mason said.
Angela Nunez is director of quality assurance and customer support, and has been instrumental in implementing, educating and managing SmartWash in Taylor Farms regional plants, Mason said. She has more than 15 years of experience in food safety and quality programs in the food industry, including time spent in frozen food and seafood.
Brennan said the company’s goal is to get SmartWash into every salad wash process in the industry. New Leaf has the blending capacity and the dosing equipment available already, he said.
“Our approach is to keep this simple, customer friendly and affordable to eliminate any reason for not taking advantage of this breakthrough wash aid technology,” Brennan said.