Crop One Welcomes Leading Mushroom Producer to Advisory Board
Senior executives from The Giorgi Companies, Inc. further strengthen Crop One’s advisory team
SAN MATEO, Calif., Oct. 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Crop One Holdings (“Crop One” or “the Company”), the world’s largest vertical farm operator through its FreshBox Farms brand, today announced that several executives from The Giorgi Companies, Inc. (“TGCI”), parent of Giorgi Mushroom Co., Giorgio Fresh Co., and Giorgio Foods, Inc., a leading grower and distributer of fresh, frozen, canned, jarred and value-added mushroom products, will join the Company’s Advisory Board. Crop One’s Advisory Board was founded in 2017 and includes leading professionals across the food, consumer goods and technology industries.
“We are very interested in the potential of vertical farming to transform the fresh produce industry,” said Joe Caldwell, President of Giorgi Mushroom Co. and Giorgio Fresh Co. “We are excited to be partnering with Crop One’s innovative team to help them further expand their capabilities.”