Sweet potato specialists Southern Produce Distributors, Inc., of Faison, NC this week announced the addition of Brooke Britt as Director of Marketing. Britt will develop and execute marketing strategies as well as oversee promotion and advertising initiatives.
“Southern Produce has a strong family heritage and genuine enthusiasm for pursuing their passion, which immediately attracted me to the company,” Britt said, “I am honored to join their talented team.”
Britt brings with her a background in marketing and multimedia advertising in the agricultural industry. She joins Southern Produce after spending most of her career in marketing at Clifton Seed Company. She will be based at Southern Produce’s headquarters in Faison.
Southern Produce grows Covington and Beauregard varieties along with certain varieties of white sweet potatoes on farms across North Carolina, Mississippi and Louisiana. The company also grows peppers.
“I am excited that Brooke has joined our great, young team,” said Southern Produce Distributors President Kelley Precythe. “Her experience and passion for the agricultural industry make her a valuable addition to the team.”