After more than five years with Gold Coast Packing, Al Jasin, regional sales, is retiring. His career in produce spans 30 years. Jasin started his career in produce as regional sales in 1992 with Fresh Choice Produce, eventually settling with Gold Coast in 2016.
Jasin is known among his peers as the one with a wealth of produce knowledge and possessing many connections in every aspect of the produce industry. Jasin has the reputation of going out of his way to help his team and his fellow produce peers.
“Al Jasin is a pro’s pro in the produce business and has been a pleasure to work with. He’s had a long and distinguished career and everyone on the team wishes him the best in his retirement,” says Robb Bertels, vice-president of sales & marketing.
“I want to thank Al for his dedication and work ethic during the more than five years he has been at Gold Coast. He has a wealth of knowledge of the produce business and he’s always willing to share that with other team members which made our company better. I wish him the best in his retirement that is much deserved,” said Ron Burk, president/co-founder
“I will miss my colleagues at Gold Coast, my former colleagues and all the friendships I have been fortunate enough to develop within the industry throughout the country,” said Jasin.
Jasin plans to enjoy his retirement by spending more time with his children and grandchildren. Weekly rounds of golf and taking the occasional road trips to visit family and friends around the U.S. are also in the plans. His retirement is effective July 1st.