( Courtesy San Miguel Produce )

San Miguel Produce Inc., Oxnard Calif., has hired Jennifer Osborne as director of sales.

Osborne has more than 30 years of experience in the industry, most recently as director of client services for Pro*Act LLC, according to a news release. Before that, Osborne had sales positions with Classic Salads LLC, Fresh Innovations LLC, Dole Fresh Vegetables Inc., Fresh Express and Growers Express.

“Her extensive experience in produce and drive to create a positive experience between the grower and customer will help us to maintain our position as the number one provider of cooking greens on the West Coast,” John Killeen, vice president and general manager of San Miguel Produce, said in the release. “Her reputation within the industry is exceptional as someone with a systematic approach to finding solutions for all parties.”

Osborne noted the company’s innovations in the leafy greens category.

“Being part of the family is an incredible opportunity and I look forward to working with retailers and leading the sales team to continue San Miguel Produce’s growth,” she said in the release.

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