Packer 25 — Vic Smith

Nov 08, 2018 by Tom Karst
As CEO of the JV Smith Cos., Vic Smith manages a growing operation that includes thousands of acres of both organic and conventional vegetable output.

Packer 25 — Dan Bourgault

Nov 07, 2018 by Tom Karst
Dan Bourgault, recently with Instacart and now headed to a new grocery tech startup in the Northwest U.S., is a man seeking to stay one step ahead of rapidly evolving technology in online grocery sales.

Packer 25 — Jesus Gonzalez

Nov 06, 2018 by Tom Karst
Since Jesus Gonzalez grew up in Nogales, Ariz., perhaps it is not surprising that he found his start in the produce industry. The fact that he stayed in it, he says, is because the business lit a fire in him.

Packer 25 — Bart Minor

Nov 01, 2018 by Ashley Nickle
Bart Minor, president and CEO of the Mushroom Council, encountered quite the challenge when he first started with the organization 20 years ago.