Produce Alliance, Chicago, has hired Mike Bradley as chief operating officer.
Bradley, who has more than 20 years of produce experience, started at a family-owned trucking company. When it was acquired by a national logistics company, he stayed with the new company, according to a news release, as a buyer and seller of produce, and in leadership roles, according to a news release.
He most recently was chief operating officer at Bix Produce, where he was previously vice president of operations.
“Produce Alliance’s focus on growth, innovation and scaleability will be brought into sharp focus with Mike joining the team,” according to the release.
“His strengths, including a real passion and understanding of the produce business, will be keys to PA’s continued successes as the premier provider of best in class customer service, efficiencies, and quality in all areas.”