Fort Lauderdale, FL-based CarbAmericas, a premier importer of high-quality fresh fruits and vegetables, announces further expansion of its sales team with 40-year veteran Darrell Genthner.
Genthner comes to CarbAmericas with over 40 years of produce experience and will be the company’s strategic mango sales manager. He began his career as a produce field merchandiser for A&P and later held positions at Shop Rite/Big V and Farm Fresh. He later returned to A&P as the director of fresh/sales category management. Most recently Genthner was the market and business development director at Noble Worldwide Citrus.
“We are excited for Darrell to join our team and bring his extensive category management experience to help expand our mango business,” said Danny Pollak, vice president of CarbAmericas. “Darrell’s years of experience across the industry will enable us to continue to build upon these comprehensive programs we deliver on behalf of our retail partners.”
As the strategic mango sales person, Genthner will be responsible growing the category for CarbAmericas and will serve as a consultant and category management advisor to all customers.
“I am very pleased to join the CarbAmericas team and their strong family business model, said Genthner. “I look forward to settling into my role, as well as to a long relationship with the company and our business partners.
Darrell is based out of CarbAmericas’ headquarters in the Fort Lauderdale office, having relocated from Lakeland, FL.
CarbAmericas was established in 1993 and is a vertically integrated, year-round supplier and importer of fruits and vegetables, strategically committed to asparagus, mangoes and broccoli, while also supplying several other categories. CarbAmericas services both retail and foodservice in the U.S., Europe, Asia and South America.