The DRC’s Board of Directors and Annual General Meeting (AGM) was held in Boston, USA, from June 1-3, 2022. There was also the option to attend the AGM virtually. DRC staff reported to the Board on the audited financial statements and key DRC activities including: Membership, Marketing, Compliance, and Trading Assistance. The Board also received updates from the USDA, AMS.
The DRC Board of Directors had approved resolutions on December 2, 2021 to amend the DRC’s Trading Standards and Dispute Resolution Rules to provide clarity and updates to certain terms or concepts. These resolutions were approved by the membership during the AGM.
During the AGM the members elected as Directors Patrice Marchand of Metro Richelieu Inc., and incumbents Gonzalo Aguilar Guizar of Grupo Empaque Roquin S.A. DE C.V., Bret Erickson of J&D Produce Inc., and Mike Stuart representing the Florida Fruit & Vegetable Association.
We welcome Patrice as a new board member and look forward to his participation.
The DRC welcomes members to participate in the 2023 Annual General Meeting likely to be held in early June 2023.