Bowles was vice president of Gabilan Rock in Hollister, Calif. He worked in material sales for more than 20 years, including stints at Granite Construction and Granite Rock in Watsonville, according to a news release.
Sambrailo provides produce and floral packaging.
Besides sales, Bowles will focus on business development and special projects.
“With his experience and contact base, he’ll be a powerful addition to our team,” Jim Scattini, vice president of sales and marketing, said in the release.
Bowles is a board member of the Jean and Ed Kelly Foundation, a nonprofit that serves underprivileged children in the Pajaro Valley.