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"We need to remain focused about working to get a guest worker program in place..."
Vice Chairman, Grower-Shipper Board
Deardorff Family Farms
"Fresh Festival strengthens its reputation as one of the most popular events on Capitol Hill."
Vice Chairman, Fresh-Cut Processor Board
Crunch Pak Sliced Apples
"I love the scheduling this year with having two days on Capitol Hill."
Vice Chairman, Wholesaler-Distributor Board
Strube Celery & Vegetable Company
"It gives industry leaders a chance to hear each other - to trade ideas and get feedback on what is and isn't working for their companies."
Chairman, Grower-Shipper Board
"This year's conference, just steps from the Capitol, immerses you in the excitement that comes with being in the heart of American politics."
Chairman, Retail-Foodservice Board
"...the small investment it takes to come to the Washington Public Policy Conference pays huge dividends for your business."
Chairman, Wholesaler-Distributor Board
Four Seasons Produce, Inc.
"It is without a doubt, the most worthy event of the year!"
"The training opened my eyes to the future that produce will play..."
"The small group meetings with our elected officials allows me to directly give feedback..."
Market Fresh Produce, Inc.
"...allows us to make sure that our collective and individual voices are heard by key decision makers..."
Vice President Marketing
Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A., Inc.
"...attendees are among the finest leaders from all aspects of our industry making it an excellent networking opportunity."
Director, Business Development
"...take full advantage of the conference both as a company but also for the personal networking and intelligence building efforts."
"Advocacy is an important part of our political system and the WPPC is a great way to get involved."
Director, Perishable Logistics
Allen Lund Company
"Only the WPPC provides the unparalleled access to the industry's leaders and the national policymakers..."
Vice President - Sales
"It has given my company a forum to address its most important concerns..."
"The more industry people who participate, the louder and more unified our voices will be."
"The access and opportunity to present our platform is priceless."
National Sales Manager
Sunkist Growers, Inc.
"There is power in numbers, and WPPC, I believe, is the most important produce gathering of the year."
National Watermelon Association
"I always know I will leave with valuable insight."
Locus Traxx, LLC
"The WPPC allows me, the grower, to sit face to face with my delegates and explain how their policies and regulations directly affect my bottom line."
Director of Business Development
"I have attended 12 Washington Public Policy Conferences, and this program is without a doubt my favorite..."
Chief Operations Officer
Capital City Fruit Company
Making a Difference for the Produce Industry
2012 Washington Public Policy Conference
Save the Date - October 1-3, 2012