New name and Board of Directors announced for organization that combines PMA and United Fresh
Fresh Plaza - October 29, 2021
PMA and United Fresh leaders provided a series of updates for the new association named International Fresh Produce Association. Co-CEOs Cathy Burns and Tom Stenzel were joined by executive committee members to share details.
“I’m excited to lead and collaborate with this board,” said Bruce Taylor, chair of the new organization and CEO of Taylor Farms. “This group, in partnership with staff, will help set the strategic tone as we deliver against the seven strategic priorities.”
The board will work in partnership with staff to provide expertise for industry members across the produce and floral supply chains.
“In assembling this board, we sought to strike a balance of individuals with strong prior experience from serving on United and PMA volunteer groups as well as emerging leaders,” said Danny Dumas, UFPA chair and president, Courchesne Larose USA Inc.