NEWARK, Del. â€” The Produce Marketing Association yesterday announced plans to nearly double the size of its Foundation for Industry Talent career fair at this Octoberâ€™s PMA Fresh Summit convention.
Twenty-five produce companies will participate in this yearâ€™s event, which will be sponsored by Stemilt Growers. And, in addition to recipients of 2009 Pack Family/PMA Career Pathways scholarships, students from the University of California, Riverside; California State Polytechnic University, Pomona; Chapman University; and California State University, Fresno will be eligible to attend.
PMA FIT launched the event at last yearâ€™s convention as part of its efforts to promote careers in the produce industry to university students.
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