SANTA PAULA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Limoneira Company (the “Company” or “Limoneira”) (Nasdaq:LMNR), a diversified citrus packing, sales and marketing company with related agribusiness activities and real estate development operations, announced that Edgar Guiterrez has joined The Company as Senior Director of Agricultural Operations.
Mr. Guiterrez comes to Limoneira from Wonderful Citrus where he was The Research and Development Director of the company’s Mexican Division and oversaw 14,000 acres of land under production. He has extensive citrus experience in Mexico and Central America.
“We are very excited to welcome Edgar to Limoneira’s One World of Citrus™ Team,” said Alex Teague, the Company’s Chief Operating Officer. “Edgar’s leadership and knowledge will bolster our farming operations and all aspects of our citrus supply chain. With his proven business acumen combined with his energy, we are confident he will be a strong addition to our management team and enable us to successfully expand our global reach including our stewardship and food safety initiatives”.
About Limoneira Company
Limoneira Company, a 125-year-old international agribusiness headquartered in Santa Paula, California, has grown to become one of the premier integrated agribusinesses in the world. Limoneira (pronounced lē mon´âra) is a dedicated sustainability company with 14,500 acres of rich agricultural lands, real estate properties, and water rights in California, Arizona and Chile. The Company is a leading producer of lemons, avocados, oranges, specialty citrus and other crops that are enjoyed throughout the world. For more about Limoneira Company, visit www.limoneira.com.