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Hronis adds sales veteran to its team

Hronis Inc., a family-owned grower, packer and shipper of both table grapes and citrus in California’s San Joaquin Valley, announced that Jennifer LoBue has joined its sales team.JenniferLobue

“I'm excited to join the Hronis team,” LoBue said. “Their reputation precedes them. [They place] emphasis in family values, innovative marketing and sustainable farming practices attracted me instantly. I am excited to begin this next chapter of my career.”

Pete Hronis, senior vice president of sales and marketing for Hronis Inc., said, “[Jennifer’s] experience in both citrus and grapes go unmatched and her reputation speaks for itself.”

LoBue spent her junior high and high school breaks working in family orange groves in the agriculturally rich Lindsay/Exeter area. “I Learned the citrus business from the ground up,” she said. 

In 2002 she earned her bachelor’s degree in agricultural business with a minor in business administration from California State University-Chico. From 2002 to 2004, she worked in agricultural export sales in the Bay Area and on the East Coast. In 2005, she joined LoBue Citrus to handle domestic sales. 

With vines and groves located in prime southern San Joaquin Valley growing districts, Hronis Inc., offerings are devoted to a host of premium variety table grapes and citrus.