Valatie, NY – Tierra Farm, a certified organic manufacturer and distributor of nuts, dried fruits, coffee and chocolate products in upstate New York, has promoted Peter Flemming to Director of Sales. Flemming joined Tierra Farm in 2015 as an Account Representative and was promoted to Senior Account Manager in the Fall of 2017.
In his new role, Flemming will be responsible for overseeing and managing the entire sales and customer service team, including the day-to-day functionality and operations. He inherits a sales group that enjoyed 15% year-over-year in sales.
“Over the past four years, Peter has demonstrated himself as being a vital and important member of this company. His dedication to our sales team as well as the progress we have made over the past two years has awarded him this opportunity,” said Todd Kletter, CEO. “We have been grooming him over the past few months in anticipation of this role to help obtain our revenue goals for 2019 and beyond. I am proud of Peter and his contributions he has made to this company and look forward to his continued success.”
Flemming’s promotion has come at a time of rapid growth for Tierra Farm, who is on pace for $28 million in revenue this year. Growing at an impressive rate of 18.3%, they continue to build a team to support their success.
Born and raised in Chatham, Flemming enjoys spending his free time with friends, family and his two dogs. This past year he became a newlywed and first-home buyer.
About Tierra Farm:
Located in Valatie, N.Y., just 20 miles south of Albany, Tierra Farm is an environmentally-conscious farm specializing in the processing of certified organic nut, seed, dried fruit, coffee and chocolate products. Everything is grown without synthetic pesticides, genetically modified organisms, or chemical fertilizers, and sold at prices that are equally fair to farmers and consumers. Recently selected as one of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies by Inc. 5000, Tierra Farm has also been named one of the “Best Places to Work” by the Albany Business Review and “Top Workplaces” by the Times Union. Tierra Farm products are available at food cooperatives and independently-owned grocery stores across the U.S, at their Valatie retail store and online at www.TierraFarmStore.com