Gee Whiz is proud to announce the hiring of Rebecca Meyers as Eastern regional account manager.
To further support its branded identity and to increase the production of its quality fruit, Gee Whiz continues to focus on its mission to be a family that is invested in one another. To execute its mission, the hiring of an Eastern regional account manager is essential to the growth of the brand.
“We are excited to have Rebecca join the family. Rebecca’s experience in both sales and marketing makes her a vital part of our sales team and will be part of our growing success going forward. As we bring our newest apple variety to market, The Gee Whiz Hunnyz Apple, Rebecca will be tasked with educating our retail communities and the consumer market about this apple variety,” said Lee Arthur, president.
Meyers’ produce career spans over 17 years with multiple facets of varying management experience. Most recently, she was national sales manager for Misionero Vegetable where she was instrumental in growing new business within the value-added vegetable space. Previously she held procurement and retail merchandising/management positions for leading companies throughout the industry including Robinson Fresh, Stemilt Growers and C&S Wholesale Grocers.
Meyers has notable accolades. She was named as one of Produce Business’ 40 under 40 and Southeastern Produce Council’s “Next Generation Award Nominees.” In her new role, she is responsible for strengthening retail business, focusing on the Eastern and Midwestern Regions of the United States and Canada.
Meyers is a graduate of the St. Joseph University Food Marketing Program as well as the United Fresh Leadership Program Class 19. She joined Gee Whiz in September and is based in North Carolina.
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