( Photo and logo courtesy Jacobs Farm Del Cabo; graphic by Amelia Freidline )

Jacobs Farm Del Cabo, Santa Cruz, Calif., has hired Brad Stark as sales manager.

Brad Stark is returning to the organic produce grower and marketer after a four-year absence. His first job in the industry was at his family’s citrus company, Stark Packing. He has also been a fruit trader at Royal Vista Marketing, a sales manager at CHEP, and was at Jacobs Farm Del Cabo for 10 years. He joined Awe Sum Organics Inc. as account manager in mid-2016.

“Brad’s deep understanding of organic produce and Jacob Farm Del Cabo’s mission and values will be extremely beneficial to our organization and customers alike,” Aaron Brookes, director of sales and marketing, said in a news release.

Stark has a history of experience in organic and small family farms, according to the release.

“I am pleased to be returning back to a company I know well and believe in the products and the people behind it,” he said in the release.

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