Industry Talent Fund

We proudly recognize our individual donors and corporate partners for their annual contributions. They are instrumental in supporting our efforts to attract, develop and retain talent.

To show our appreciation, we demonstrate their commitment in the below recognition levels for gifts made in a calendar year (January 1 - December 31).

2016 Corporate Partners


$100,000 and above

Produce Marketing Association        

$75,000 - $99,999

$25,000 - $49,999

AndNowUKnowproduce business

$10,000 - $24,999

CastelliniGiumarraLipman family farms refreshingly dependableMission Produce Moonlight BrandoppyPro Act America's Produce Specialist

$5,000 - $9,999

AgroFresh
Amerifresh/Snoboy
DiMare Fresh
L&M
Ocean Mist Farms
Prime Time International
Temkin International, Inc.
Progressive Produce LLC
The HMC Group Marketing, Inc.
The McClarty Family Foundation

$2,500 - $4,999

Boskovich Farms, Inc.
Caito Foods Services.
Church Brothers Farms
Community Foundation of the Ozarks
Consolidated West Distributing, Inc.
Earthbound Farm
Fyffes N.A.
Harvest Sensations
Hollandia Produce, L.P.
Houweling’s Tomatoes
Indianapolis Fruit Company
Integrity, SA
Legacy Farms
Mucci International Marketing, Inc.
Nature Fresh Farms
Red Sun Farms
To-Jo Mushrooms
WJL Distributors, Inc.

$1,000 – $2,499

4Earth Farms
A.J. Trucco
AgCareers.com
Alsum Farms & Produce, Inc.
Andrews Brothers, Inc.
B&C Fresh Sales
Bengard Ranch
Bolthouse Farms, Inc.
Brennan's Farm Market
Bronco Packaging Corp.
Buurma Farms, Inc.
Capital City Fruit Co., Inc.
Coast Produce Company
Costco Wholesale
Country Fresh Mushroom Company
D.L.J. Produce, Inc.
D'Arrigo Bros. Co. of New York
Del Ray Avocado Co.
Diversified Restaurant Systems
DMA Solutions, Inc.
Driscoll's
Family Tree Farms
Field Fresh Foods, Inc.
Florida Fruit & Vegetable
Four Seasons Produce, Inc.
Fox Packaging
Fresh Direct Produce Ltd.
Frieda's Specialty Produce
Gold Coast Packing, Inc.
Greenhouse Produce Company
Index Fresh, Inc.
Jac. Vandenberg, Inc.
Jerry Butt
JV Smith Companies
Krivanek Consulting, Inc.
Lakeside Produce
Marsh Supermarkets
MIXTEC Group
Monsanto Company
Ontario Plants Propogation Limited
Overwaitea Foods
Pandol Brothers, Inc.
Spezzano Consulting Service
The Little Potato Company, Ltd.
Tom Lange Company, Inc.
Vick Family Farms Partnership
Vision Produce Company
Walmart Stores, Inc.
Wilcox Fresh

$500 – $999

Concord Foods, Inc.
Famous Software, LLC
G.O Fresh
Galleria Farms
Kingdom Fresh Produce

$100 – $499

Agricultural Marketing Services
Alpha 1 Marketing/Krasdale Foods
Fiore Farms LLC
IMW Agency
Rijk Zwaan
Rose City Transportation
Sentier Systems, Inc.
Utah Onions Inc.
Waudware Incorporated

Tribute Gifts

Contributors names are listed in italics below honoree name.

The Giumarra Companies
     Bryan Silbermann

PMA/CGTbyPMA
     Tony Santucci

Margi Pruiett
     Majorie Pohlman
     Cindy Collins

Jim Leimkuhler
     Kurt Schweitzer

2016 Individual Contributors

Alex Larreategui
Alicia Calhoun
Alina Henry
Amalia Zimmerman-Lommel
Amanda Eaton
Amy Ham
Amy Marshall
Amy Steenrod
Ana Davis
Andrew Pauwels
Andy Berardi
Andy Niellie
Anna Kim
Anthony Barbieri
April Aymami
April Porter
April Ward
Aram Keshgegian
Aribel Aguirre-Beck
Audrey Ellzey
Barbara Hochman
Becca Clarke
Becky Roberts
Belinda Keota
Bernie Ciuffetelli
Beth Atkinson
Bill Callahan
Bill Saganich
Bob Whitaker
Bob Whitman
Breanna DeVita
Brett Libke
Brian Moran
Bryan Silbermann
Caitlin Klueber
Carmela Beck
Carmie Eastridge
Carolyn Silberman
Casey Ison
CatchFire Creative
Catherine Gipe-Stewart
Cathy Osborne
Cathy Mak
Cathy Burns
Chad Jacobs
Cheryl Kitchen
Cheryl Stearns Huber
Cheyenne Barcelona
Chris Cervini
Chris Coffman
Christina Barnard
Christina D'Allacco
Christopher Bettiga
Chuck Cole
Claudia Moreno
Craig Stephen
Cobby Lin
Cory Oliver
Criztal Hernandez
Cynthia Neal
Dan Galbraith
Danielle Vickery
Dan'l Mackey-Almy
Danny Daoud
Darline Kluxen
David Cheung
David De La Rosa
David Meltzer
David Rhodes
Debbie Shiba
Deborah Lake
Diana McClean
Dianna Loggins
Dick Spezzano
Donald Slesinski
Don Goforth
Donna Lauletta
Donna Vaughan
Donna Bogia
Dot Siegfried
Doug Grant
Doug and Tracy Ranno
Drew and Leslee Yurko
Dr. Konanani Liphadzi
Dwight Ferguson
Eboni Wall
Ed Treacy
Elaine Bange
Elizabeth Rich
Elvia Gonzalez
Emily Fragoso
Emily Murracas
Eric Grzybowski
Eric Nieman
Erika Huey
Erin Meder
Evan McCaskey
Felicia Schellinger
Fernando Aguiar
Francis Werner
Francisco Martinez
Francisco Avendano
Gabriel Fonzo
Gail Carpenter
Gavin Pearce
Geoffrey Dix
George Szczepanski
Gina Tegenkamp
Greg Ogiba
Greg Beach
Greg Lewis
Guiseppe Merenda
Harneet Sihota
Heather Mulholland
Heather Montie
Heather Shavey
Howard Nager
Hubert Worthen
Hunter Winton
Jack Gyben
Jacob Perl
Jacquie Ediger
Jamie Hillegas
Jan and Duane DeLyser
Janet Mahoney
Jasen Bange
Jason Coles
Jeanmarie Harty
Jeff Vandine
Jeff Simonian
Jenna Bennett
Jennifer Poulson
Jennifer Hernandez
Jenny Maloney
Jerry Butt
Jessica Harris
Jesus Juarez Jr
Jill Cox
Jill Mazer
Jill LeBrasseur
Jim Byron
Jim Gorny
Jim and Marcia Leimkuhler
Jim and Janis Richter
Jim Rucinski
Jin Ju Wilder
Joan Wickham
Joan Janeka
JoAnn Davis
Joe D'Amico
Joe Mattucci
Joe Watson
John Anderson
John Cunnigham
John Killeen
John and Lee Anne Oxford
John Meyers
Johnna Hepner
Johnna Johnson
Jonathan Steffy
Jordan Okumura
Jose Escamilla
Juan Alarcon
Juanita Machuca
Judy Pape
Julia Stewart
Julianne Hikl
Julie Clyburn
Julie Koch
Julie Krivanek
Julie Lucido
Julie Petrovick
Juliemar Rosado
Justin Ruta
Kacey Neely
Karen Caplan
Karen Pflaum
Karin Gardner
Kate Preis
Katelyn Hill
Kathleen Wood
Kathryn Klein
Kathy Coyle
Kathy Martin
Kathy Liberti
Kathy Means
Katie Boncich
Kayla Ellero
Kelly Daniels
Kelly and Brandon Jacob
Kelly Teets
Kent Allaway
Kent and Lynn Shoemaker
Kevin Anderson
Kim St George
Kristi Harris
Kristen Reid
Kristen Smith
Kurt Vetter
Larry McIntosh
Laura Matar
Lauren Soares
Lauren Del Rosario
Laurie Rinard
Laurie Grier Mulvenna
Leah Brakke
LeighAnne Thomsen
Leonard and Adrian Batti
Leslie Simmons
Linda Stine
Lisa Hearne
Lisa Allen
Lois Giovacchini
Loretta Radanovic
Lori Baer
Lorri Koster
Lucy Chen
Lukasz Gorajek
Lynda Fisher
Lyra Vance
M. Jill Overdorf
Marci Allen
Margi Prueitt
Mark Munger
Marilyn Sherman
Marilyn Steranko
Marji Morrow
Mark DeAngelis
Mark Cristofalo
Mark Carroll
Marty Craner
Mary Paz
Mary Lenhoff
Mary Louise Belleza
Matt Lucovich
Meg Stocker
Megan P. Nash
Megan Zweig
Melanie Castro
Melissa Olsen
Merritt Bruce
Michael Wood
Michael Roberts
Michele Hoffman
Michelle L Hudyma
Mike Lamson
Mike Bowe
Mikel and Lynn Hancock
MirvatCarr
Molly Connolly
Molly Connors
Monica Escoto
Nado Carbajal
Nancy Howard
Nancy Tucker
Natalia Gamarra
Nathalie Fontanilla
Nelia Alamo
Nicole Fullmer
Nikki Shubra
Noelle Pangilinan
Olivia Wenger
Pat Schweitzer
Patricia Jimenez
Patricia Dominguez
Patti Shanks Johnson
Paula Gonzalez
Perry Bacon
Peter Wilder
Quincy & Crystal Mayfield
Quincy Inman
Radomir Kwiatkowski
Ralph Hinkle
Rebekah Mcmurrain
Renee Howard
Richard Owen
Robb Bertels
Robert Verloop
Roberta Cook
Robyn Florio
Rochelle Seaman
Rogelio Vivero Jr
Roger Privett
Romily Thiel
Roy Pina
Russell Johnson
Ryan Hare
Sally A. Bedwell
Sandra Morales
Sandy Cleary
Sarah Yancho
Sarahi Dominguez
Scott Calandra
Scott Leimkuhler
Sergio Cisneros
Shanan Cox
Shawn Merrifield
Shawn Wootten
Sherry Grizzel
Stacy Ward
Stephen Flashing
Stephen Sanders
Steve Tursi
Steve Canan
Steven Koch
Steven Triano
Susan Ng
T.J. Wilson
Tammy Farewell
Tanya Cardenas
Tara Severson
Taryn Pfalzgraf
Teresa Prewitt
Teresa Castro
Teresa Bunnell
Tim Meissner
Tina Brockett
Tom Weber
Tom Wonderly
Tony Summa
Tony D'Amico
Tony Illiano
Tony Cheng
Tony Santucci
Tracy L. Wise
Valeri Lea
Valerie Hannig
Vasilios Poulos
Vicki Bonvetti
Vicki-Lynne Scott
Warren Bailey
William Schuler
Yesenia Curiel
Yuan Zhang
Yulia Kalina