Category Director, Berries
Dean oversees all aspects of our berry category, guiding its strategy and expanding the current offerings we grow in the U.S., South America and Mexico.

Having worked in various produce sales and marketing roles since 1994 at Stamolous, Bonipak Produce Inc, SunFed, US Fresh and more, Dean joined the team in 2016 as sales manager when Oppy entered a joint venture with the Hasegawa family. He served as berry category manager before being promoted to his current position in 2019. Dean has played an essential role in the development of the Ocean Spray berry brand at Oppy.

Dean attended the University of Nevada-Reno studying economics and business management.