Meet The Experts

FreshXperts is a consortium of fresh industry consultants. We bring almost 200 years of produce industry expertise to our clients. Our specialties encompass both internal and customer-facing disciplines. Our clients include grower-shippers, distributors and grocers.

The FreshXperts come from a variety of different backgrounds and places around the world, including the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom.


Ron Pelger – Retail, Merchandising

Matthew Ernst – Research, Analysis

Jennifer Lawson – Administration, Office Automation

Al Podufaly – Retail, Purchasing