A promotion and two new employees have boosted the sales staff for Giumarra Vital Berry Marketing, a division Giumarra Bros. Fruit Co. Inc., Los Angeles.

Giumarra expands berry sales staff


Ruth Campos-Martinez, who has been operations manager for the Southern California Giumarra VBM office, is joining the sales staff and will focus on building relationships with customers and on coordinating shipments, according to a news release.

Giumarra expands berry sales staff


New to the Giumarra VBM sales staff are Marco Nuques and Jon Palecko.

Nuques comes to Giumarra from Global Pacific Produce Inc., Henderson, Nev., where he was trading manager, according to the release. A 10-year veteran of the fresh produce industry, he will be based in Southern California.

Giumarra expands berry sales staff


Palecko, who was most recently a distributor sales representative at Phillip Rosenau Co., Warminster Pa., will be based at Giumarra VBM’s East Coast office in Avondale, Pa.

His previous experience includes four years as a quality control specialist with The Oppenheimer Group, Vancouver, British Columbia, the release said.