Packer 25 — Dick Peixoto

Nov 15, 2019 by Tom Burfield
Ironically, Dick Peixoto, who owns Lakeside Organic Gardens, spent part of his childhood dragging spray hoses through apple orchards with his father, who worked for a fertilizer and pest control company.

Packer 25 — Raina Nelson

Nov 14, 2019 by Tom Burfield
Raina Nelson wanted to become a doctor until she found a shortcut that enabled her to accomplish her goal of saving lives without spending years in medical school.

Packer 25 — Aidan Mouat

Nov 13, 2019 by Tom Burfield
If you’re familiar with Aidan Mouat and someone asks you who is the smartest person you know who is affiliated with the produce industry, he’s probably the one who comes to mind.

Packer 25 — John Jackson

Nov 12, 2019 by Tom Burfield
When Landec Corp. acquired Guadalupe, Calif.-based Apio Inc. 20 years ago, Apio needed someone with experience in reverse mergers to help with the process.