United Fresh honors true leader and friend to the industry

by John Groh | January 16, 2020

IMG 3329TUCSON, AZ — The United Fresh Produce Association held its annual FreshStart Foundation conference, Jan. 14-16, here, and honored a true leader with its Lifetime Achievement Award.

Emanuel Lazopoulos, who recently retired from Del Monte Fresh, was lauded by friends, family and former co-workers for his tireless and selfless effort to promote the produce industry, with many referring to his steadfast leadership that helped them overcome challenges and achieve goals.

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