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Edinburg Citrus Association hires Ashlynn Biel

ASHLYNN BIEL joined Edinburg Citrus Association, based in Edinburg, TX, in late October.

AshlynnIn her new position at Edinburg Citrus, Biel will be responsible for handling the marketing for the company, as well as working in the sales department.

Prior to joining Edinburg Citrus, Biel was doing freelance marketing and graphic design for various local companies. Before that, she briefly worked in advertising sales for the local Fox & Univision television station. This is her first job in the produce industry.

“I have already learned so much in a short amount of time and I am very eager to learn more and grown within this industry,” Biel said of her new job at Edinburg Citrus.

Edinburg Citrus Association offered Biel a full-time position with the company after she did some freelance marketing and graphic design work in preparation for its exhibit at the Produce Marketing Association’s Fresh Summit Convention in New Orleans.

Biel is a 2010 graduate of the University of Texas-Pan American with a bachelor’s degree in journalism with a concentration in advertising and public relations, and a minor in graphic design.

She currently resides in Edinburg, TX, and got engaged on Halloween night. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, traveling and photography.

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