WP Rawl Hires Jim Zurbey as New Director of Plant Operations
PELION, SC – WP Rawl has hired Jim Zurbey as its new Director of Plant Operations.
“Along with this being a great opportunity in something I enjoy doing, one of the things that drew me to WP Rawl is its culture,” said Zurbey. “I really enjoy the family atmosphere they offer their employees.”
In his new position, Zurbey will oversee all aspects of plant operations, including organizing, directing and controlling the processing functions of the business, according to a press release. He will also oversee the performance of all departments like packing, warehouse management, order services, production, as well as shipping and receiving.
“We are fortunate to have Jim as part of our team,” said Ashley Rawl, Vice President of Marketing and Product Development for WP Rawl. “The skills he brings from past experiences in the produce industry are a great asset in helping us provide our customers with the quality we strive for every day.”
Zurbey started his career at Beckman Produce before serving as Production and Quality Assurance Manager for Bella Fresh. He has also worked for River Ranch and Fresh Point before making a move to Taylor Farms. While there, he held various positions and eventually became Director of Operations at Taylor.
Congratulations on the new job, Jim!