California-based Ocean Mist Farms has announced the hire of Lisa Fuentes as its new director of food safety and quality assurance.
According to the company, Fuentes brings nearly 19 years of experience serving the industry and a wealth of knowledge in food safety and organic quality management, which is highly valued by the team at Ocean Mist Farms.
She joins the company with past experience at Driscoll’s Inc., Foxy Produce, Green Giant Fresh, River Ranch and Scientific Certification Systems.
“We are glad to have someone of Lisa’s talent join our team,” said Chris Drew, vice president of operations at Ocean Mist Farms. “Her extensive knowledge of quality management and food integrity makes her a vital addition to our team.”
“I am happy to join the Ocean Mist Farms family and look forward to this new opportunity with a brand that has a long-standing reputation for integrity and superior food safety standards,” said Fuentes.