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SunFed names Cassius chief innovation officer

SunFed, a Rio Rico, AZ-based distributor and importer of vegetables, has appointed Mark Cassius chief innovation officer.

Cassius has a proven track record over the last 20 years of building strong teams and contributing in important ways whatever the challenge. Most recently he served as executive vice president of sales and marketing for EuroFresh. Prior to that, he spent 10 years as vice president of sales with Del Monte.cassiusMark Cassius

In his new role, Cassius will focus on broadening SunFed's reach via increased category management and innovative packaging ideas. Cassius will work closely with the sales and marketing team out of the company's headquarters in Rio Rico, AZ.

"SunFed has built a great reputation over the years for exceptional quality and innovation." Cassius said in a press release. "I look forward to joining the team to collaborate on furthering product development and innovation."

"Mark Cassius has a record of achievement everywhere he has been," Danny Mandel, president and chief executive officer of SunFed, said in the press release. "With SunFed's documented ability to provide the trade with remarkable levels of freshness and Mark's insights into innovation and marketing, our customers have every right to raise their expectations going forward. We couldn't be more pleased to have Mark onboard."