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JemD names director of operations

by press release | July 05, 2011

KINGSVILLE, ON -- JemD International has announced the appointment of Adrian Abbott as director of operations. With over two decades of hard work and commitment, Mr. Abbott joins JemD International following his tenure with B.C. Tree Fruits Ltd., where he was director of marketing and industry relations.


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Jim DiMenna, president of JemD International, was thrilled to welcome Mr. Abbott to his team. "Adrian joining our team is truly an achievement for our company," Mr. DiMenna said in a July 4 press release. "With his knowledge and vast experience in produce operations, Adrian will positively contribute to the growth of our company as we continue our expansions throughout North America."


As director of operations for JemD International, Mr. Abbott will be based here and will oversee the day-to-day operations of the distribution center and facility. He will be responsible for occupational health and safety initiatives, food safety programs, audits and PTI milestones in addition to industry relations.

"I am pleased to become part of such a reputable company like JemD International," Mr. Abbott said in the release. "Their commitment to service excellence, passion for the industry and company philosophy on continuous growth and staff development is what I admire most about the organization. I look forward to being a member of the highly skilled team at JemD International."