Glennville, GA-based Bland Farms has hired Kristie Waters as its new sales manager. Ms. Waters joins the sweet onion company with more than 14 years of experience in the industry, and she will be based out of the Glennville headquarters.
“We are very excited to have Kristie on our team,” John Cameron, director of sales, said in a press release. “Her solid track record of success, coupled with her background, will strengthen Bland Farms and our customer relationships.”
According to the release, Ms. Waters is passionate about sustainability and the promotion of healthy lifestyles, so it should come as no surprise that she makes her living in the fresh produce industry. In her free time, Ms. Waters enjoys volunteering; she is especially proud of her involvement with Habitat for Humanity, Camp-Smile-A-Mile, and the Birmingham Jefferson Food Policy Council.
As for her move to Bland Farms, Ms. Waters said that she is glad to be joining a team of professionals who are, “committed to taking an already successful company to new heights over the coming years.”