attract. develop. retain.

We connect  people. We encourage idea sharing. We advocate and reinforce.

We provide a continuum of support for talent across the entire supply chain for companies of all sizes. We can do this because we are a charitable organization created specifically by our industry to grow the people across our industry.

ENGAGING NEW YOUNG TALENT

We are attracting new talent to enter the industry by sharing the vast career options available. Today we have over 1,200 top university students have been introduced to careers in our industry through Career Pathways and Immersion Academy.

Watch how we are attracting bright new talent.


ENHANCING LEADERSHIP SKILLS

We are developing leadership skills in our professionals that they need to succeed in their careers and for our industry to sustain a competitive workforce.

SUSTAINING A COMPETITIVE WORKFORCE

Our goal is to establish Center for Growing Talent as a single-source authority on the employee value proposition.

INDUSTRY PARTICIPATION

We take our responsibility to our contributors and volunteers seriously. With our individual and corporate partners financial support, especially Produce Marketing Association, we have successfully built a full portfolio of industry-specific solutions that is helping our industry grow their talent now and into the future.