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John Vena Inc. adds new talent

John Vena Inc., based in Philadelphia, announced the hiring of three new employees to its team.

ERIN GALLAGHER is a graduate of Saint Joseph’s University with a degree in food marketing. She was previously an intern at John Vena, working in sales, and will now continue to work for the company as she takes on more responsibility as a salesperson. new-employeeSean Harrington, Matt McCarrie and Erin Gallagher of John Vena Inc.Prior to joining John Vena, Gallagher worked at Zukay Live Foods in Elverson, PA, where she did marketing and worked in the production line.

MATT MCCARRIE has joined John Vena Inc. as a selector. McCarrie previously worked for Quaker Valley Foods and U.S. Foods, where he gained extensive warehouse experience. This is his first job in the produce industry and he is excited to learn more about the company’s specialty produce.

Philadelphia-native SEAN HARRINGTON has been named the new logistics manager for John Vena, Inc. He previously worked for Chiquita in both the Philadelphia and Wilmington, DE, locations. While there, he was an operations manager and headed inbound North American product distribution. Harrington loves working in produce because of its uncertainty and variety of daily challenges, the company press release stated.

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