Westlake Village, CA-based Dole Packaged Foods LLC announced RYAN HOWARD as its regional sales manager in June.
Mr. Howard will be working closely with brokers, distributors and operators, building relationships and sales to targeted industry segments.
Before joiningDole Packaged Foods, Mr. Howard worked for Heinz and Dannon in regional and district management positions. Most recently, Mr. Howard was the western regional sales manager at T. Marzetti Company.
“Ryan is especially strong in managing K-12, contract feeders, and military segments” said Stuart McAllister, Dole field sales director, foodservice. “His expertise will add value to the foodservice sales team, and we expect to see growth in Western Region sales.”
Mr. Howard received his undergraduate degree from University of Texas, San Antonio, and his MBA at the University of Phoenix.