Meridian Growers announced it has brought on John Beaulieu to manage the processing of the various tree nuts they and their partners grow in California and Arizona.
John Beaulieu has been in the nut industry for over 24 years. He began in 1996 with Ap Cal, now called Horizon Nut, working his way up to Production manager. More recently John was the Director of Operations at Diversified Nut Processing. John will be overseeing the various products Meridian grows and sells worldwide. Meridian is eager for John to use his vast knowledge of the industry to strengthen their market base and continue their mission to be the bridge between growers and users of dried fruits and nuts.
"I am very excited to be joining such a great team at Meridian Growers and look forward to the challenges that are presented in the future," Beaulieu said.
Jim Zion, managing director of Meridian Growers commented: "I have worked with John for over 20 years and I know he will bring a laser like focus to do the best job possible. He will be a great addition to the Meridian team as we move forward on various projects.