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Debbie Negron

Advertising Manager

Debbie Negron joined The Produce News in 1987 in the area of sales, and was named advertising manager in 1995. Born in Manhattan in 1959, she graduated from Bronx High School of Science in 1977, then earned a bachelor of arts degree in accounting and business practice from Lehman College in 1983. She resides in Rockland County, New York, with her two children, Averie and Zachary.



Ryan Beckman


Ryan Beckman was born and raised in New Jersey. After studying creative writing at Rutgers University, he attended SUNY Binghamton and earned his master’s degree in English. The following year he and his wife, Amanda, journeyed to the province of Ontario to spend some time living in Toronto and cheering for the Maple Leafs. Ryan and Amanda, along with their cat and dog, now live in New York.

Ryan has a love of reading traditional fiction and nonfiction, but has acquired a taste for graphic novels. Mariner history and astrophysics are interests for no particular reason, and in his free time, Ryan loves brewing beer and working on his photography.