CarbAmericas Expands In-House Sales Team with Industry Veteran Troy Mesa
Fort Lauderdale, Fla., August 17, 2016 -
CarbAmericas, a premier importer of high quality fresh fruits and
vegetables, announces further expansion of its sales team as it
welcomes Troy Mesa into their in-house sales team. In addition to
being an importer with dedicated growers, CarbAmericas is also an
exporter and a processor.
Mesa comes to CarbAmericas with over 30 years of experience in
the produce and agricultural industries. After graduating from
Chico State University, he worked for the California Asparagus
Association and Rivermaid Trading before moving to North Bay
Produce in Michigan where he served as sales manager overseeing
sales for a multinational grower cooperative. Most recently, Mesa
worked with Sol Group Marketing as key account manager where he
worked with retail, foodservice and wholesale customers. Mesa also
previously held positions at Rosemont Farms and Pero Family Farms
as category manager and account manager, respectively.
"We are very energized by the newest addition to our team," says
Jeff Friedman, president of CarbAmericas. "We've been looking for
an individual with his expertise and know that Troy's knowledge and
experience will fit nicely with the different categories we manage
here at CarbAmericas."
In his new position at CarbAmericas, Mesa will manage sales
accounts as well as external relationships throughout various
categories. He is based out of the CarbAmericas headquarters in
Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
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CarbAmericas was established in 1993 and is a vertically
integrated, year-round supplier and importer of fruits and
vegetables. Strategically committed to asparagus, mangoes and
broccoli, CarbAmericas services both retail and foodservice in the
U.S., Europe, Asia and South America.