Florida Classic Growers, Inc. is expanding their sales team with the addition of Derek Rodgers. Rodgers brings over 14 years of experience in the produce industry with the last seven being in Florida citrus. In addition to his work experience, Rodgers has been connected to Florida citrus his entire life through his family’s involvement in the industry.
Rodgers graduated from Webber International University Summa Cum Laude with a degree in Marketing. The addition of Rodgers comes during a time of change for Florida Classic Growers as they embark on their new partnership with Riverfront Packing Company, LLC., The Packers of Indian River, Inc. and Quality Fruit Packers, Inc.
“We are very excited to add Derek to the Florida Classic Growers Family,” expressed Al Finch, President of FCG. “Adding someone with his knowledge and experience demonstrates our continued commitment to the future of the Florida citrus industry."