Los Angeles-based Sunrise Produce Co. recently named Lisa Andrea Marquez vice president of sales.
Marquez joined the Sunrise sales team in 2010, and one year later became the director of sales. In her new as vice president of sales, Marquez will lead the company in sales, channel sales, marketing and overall customer service organization.
“I am very proud to be a part of Sunrise who has established itself as a significant player within the produce industry and a recognized leader in providing Healthy and Nutritious Fresh Fruits and Vegetables to Food Service Operators,” Marquez told The Produce News. “My vision is to continue to drive sales as well as provide an environment both in house and outside where true customer partnerships can be created and thrive. I’m looking forward to this leadership role at Sunrise Produce Co.”
Before joining Sunrise, she worked as a national account sales representative in the food-service industry. She is a member of the Produce Marketing Association, Fresh Produce & Floral Council, and The California Restaurant Association.
She has sat on several speaking panels and has led workshops throughout all food service sectors to educate and empower consumers on the wonderful world of fruits and vegetables.
Lisa has been married for 28 years, and has three children.
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