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FPFC holds gala in Pasadena

GavelThe Fresh Produce & Floral Council held its annual dinner dance at the Langham Huntington hotel in Pasadena, CA, on Saturday, Jan. 25, with a crowd of more than 500 guests in attendance.

The event is always used to welcome the new board of directors of the group and the new slate of officers. In fact, the official passing of the gavel to the new chairman of the board, Rich Van Valkenburg of Van Valkenburg & Associates, took place as outgoing chairman Mike Casazza of Apio Inc. relinquished the post and the ceremonial mallet.