Director of Special Projects, Pandol Bros. Inc (US)
John Pandol is the Director of Special Projects for Pandol Brothers Inc, a farming and sales concern based in Delano, California specializing in grapes.
After graduating in International Marketing from the University of Southern California, John did additional studies at the Catholic University of Chile.
He has 25 years of experience in supplier development in Chile and Mexico and export trading from the USA to 20 countries.
In the early 2000s, John began focusing the entire supply chain in the North American market. Currently he spends 120-plus days visiting production areas, retail outlets and all intermediate points in addition to trade shows and industry events. John comments frequently at various events, in the press and online.
He also serves as Chairman of the Grape Division of the Fresh Produce Association of the Americas, a trade group of importers based in Nogales, Arizona.