Nixa, MO-based Market Fresh announced Michael Lacey as its national director of business development.
In this role, Lacey will oversee retail clients and develop relations both existing and new. He will also be responsible for managing and leading other sales staff in Market Fresh sales and objectives, as well as supporting the ongoing implementation of the Market Fresh produce strategic marketing plan.
Prior to joining Market Fresh, Lacey was the director of sales for Tomato Tyme Corp. where he handled many national accounts. Before that, he was the director of sales for Santa Sweets.
“Michael’s industry knowledge and experience is vital in keeping our company as a premier innovator in produce,” said Market Fresh CEO and owner, Steve Phipps. “In addition, he will bring valuable leadership to our sales staff, which will enhance the continued growth of our organization.”
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