Jay Robinson is the new sales manager at The Giumarra Cos.' Southeast Division. ( Photo Courtest Giumarra )

Jay Robinson has been hired as sales manager for Giumarra Cos.’ Southeast division.

Robinson most recently sales specialist and organic commodity manager for L&M Cos. He has more than 20 years of produce sales and marketing experience to the position.

“Jay’s comprehensive product and market knowledge will be integral to our initiative to expand our business,” Giumarra Southeast division manager Stu Monaghan said in a news release. “Last year, we launched Nature’s Partner Vidalia and Peruvian sweet onions.” This year, the company will market organic Vidalia onions as well.

“There are some great opportunities that lie ahead with such a strong company and I’m pleased to be part of our growth in the Giumarra Southeast division," Robinson said in the release.