Scottsdale, AZ, April 22, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- Tim Meissner has been named Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Amerifresh, a leading produce marketer to the retail grocery and foodservice industries.
Most recently Meissner served in roles as Supply Chain Officer and Chief Operating Officer with Southern Specialties of Pompano Beach, Fla. He is responsible for Amerifresh’s retail, foodservice and international sales and marketing efforts.
He has previous experience as Vice President of Sales for River Ranch in Salinas and as Corporate Produce Manager for the Supervalu grocery retailing company headquartered in Minneapolis.
Bill Munger, President, said, “Tim has a wealth of knowledge in the produce supply chain — both on the buy and sell side — coupled with international experience. We look forward to his leadership contributions as part of Amerifresh.”
Meissner is a graduate of Montana State University with a degree in Business Marketing and Psychology and has relocated to Amerifresh’s corporate headquarters in Scottsdale, Ariz.
Amerifresh is known for marketing the famous Snoboy® brand and working with growers in the top producing regions of North America, Mexico, Chile and New Zealand. It is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Services Group of America.