PMA and CGT Volunteers are Cornerstones of Industry Advancement

This year, more than 640 member-volunteers shared their knowledge, time and talents to help Produce Marketing Association (PMA) and Center for Growing Talent (CGT) achieve their respective visions to grow a healthier world and help the produce and floral industry attract, develop, and retain talent.

PMA Names New CGT Executive Director

The Produce Marketing Association and Center for Growing Talent have named Doug Bohr as the charitable organization’s next Executive Director. Bohr will join Center for Growing Talent (CGT) March 20, 2019 as longtime leader, Margi Prueitt, retires after 9 years at the helm.

Center For Growing Talent Launches a New Year of Leadership Development for Women in the Produce and Floral Industry

February 12, 2019 PMA

Center for Growing Talent (CGT) is pleased to announce the new theme for Women’s Fresh Perspectives events for 2019: I WILL. With this, CGT launches a new year of leadership development for women. Each year, the Center for Growing Talent’s (CGT) charitable contributions from industry professionals and organizations ensures their ability to provide premier talent development programs and solutions for the produce and floral industry.

Sakata Seed America Pledges Two-Year Support for PMA’s Center for Growing Talent Program

January 16, 2019 Sakata Seed America

Sakata Seed America is starting the year off on a positive note! The company recently announced a two-year donation of $15,000 each year ($30,000 total) to support Produce Marketing Association’s ‘Center for Growing Talent’ initiative through the company’s charitable giving program, Sakata Gives.