Progressive Produce Names Howard Nager as its New VP Business Development and Marketing
LOS ANGELES, CA - Beloved produce industry pro, Howard Nager has recently found himself a new home where he can flex his considerable skills, landing a new position at Progressive Produce, where he will fill the role of Vice President of Business Development and Marketing.
"I am extremely excited to join the team at Progressive Produce and feel that it is a great fit with my qualifications and personality," Nager commented. "Progressive is well known for their innovative quality products, top-tier customer service, and a dedicated workforce focused on pursuing excellence. There is a tremendous feeling of ownership within the organization and even a greater focus on the Core Values that are shared throughout the company. I look forward to being a part of this dynamic growth."
In his new role, Nager will build industry relationships to develop new business opportunities, and will work to strengthen Progressive Produce’s existing relationships with customers across the U.S. and Canada. Nager will help mentor the company’s sales team and work in the development and execution of strategic marketing strategies, putting his extensive expertise to good use.
"We are excited to have someone of Howard Nager’s caliber and experience joining the company. Howard is an excellent fit with Progressive’s core values. He is an excellent collaborator and has remained customer-focused throughout his career in fresh produce," said President Marty Kamer, in a press release. "His leadership will play a significant role in executing our strategy and achieving our vision."
Nager has over 36 years of business development and marketing experience within the produce industry, most recently serving at Sun Pacific as the citrus company’s Vice President of Business Development. His talent and know-how will be most welcome in his new role.
Congratulations to Howard on his new position! ANUK wishes him all the best in this new phase of his career.