Rodriguez (left), Yager

Walter Yager and Jay Rodriquez have been named co-chairmen of the Peruvian Asparagus Importers Association.

Yager, of Alpine Fresh, Miami, and Rodriguez, of Crystal Valley Foods, Miami, were elected by members of the organization,” according to a news release.

“Walter and Jay have been strong leaders of PAIA in the past, and we are grateful for their continued commitment to leadership of the association,” association coordinator Priscilla Lleras-Bush said in the release.