2013 Annual Business Meeting. Westin Mission Hills. Rancho Mirage, CA. Anti-Trust Compliance Policy. A trade association is, such as the PTNPA, by its very nature, a combination of competitors and, therefore, must conduct its business in strict adherence to federal and state antitrust laws.
Westin Mission Hills
Rancho Mirage, CA
The Voice of America’s Nut Industry
“To proactively advance America’s nut industry through professional networks, advocacy and education.”
The PTNPA is
“The Voice of America’s Nut Industry”
Beyond the Annual Convention:
Chairman: MICHAEL PLACE – Western Nut CompanyVice Chairman: BILL ELAM – Kar’s NutsSecretary/Treasurer: BRIAN EZELL – Paramount Farms
GEORGE ARGIRES – Anton Argires, Inc.ANGELA Y. BAUER – Tropical Nut & FruitFRED BAINE – Golden Peanut Co.FRANK CIAMPA – The Leavitt Corp.MIA COHEN – Setton Pistachio of Terra BellaRICHARD A. DREHOBL – Georgia Nut Company, Inc.JOSEPH C. GRAZIANO, JR. – Terri LynnARAM HINTLIAN JR. – Nutcracker Brands, Inc.BILL MORECRAFT – Blue Diamond Growers
CHRIS NUBERN – Flagstone Foods/Ann’s House of Nuts
BOB SAUER – Kraft FoodsCALVIN “KELLY” SUESS – Specialty Commodities
MICHAEL J. VALENTINE – John B. Sanfilippo & Son, Inc.
PAUL VEYETTE – Harris Woolf Almonds
A Distinguished and Valuable Part of the PTNPA Family for 40 years!
Mr. Calvin “Kelly” Suess
Proposed Officers (1 year Term Until 2014):
Proposed New Board of Directors (2 year Terms Until 2016):