SONOMA, Calif.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Mia’s Kitchen, a premium-quality specialty foods company that produces Mia’s Kitchen pasta sauce, has hired Frances Dulany as a regional sales manager, focusing on the Western area of the U.S. In this role, she will report to Brendan Kelley, the brand’s national sales manager, and will focus on building relationships on behalf of the growing company.
“We’re currently in a period of growth and are looking forward to cultivating new sales channels throughout the U.S.”
Dulany brings more than 30 years of experience to this role, including a background in manufacturing and distribution with focuses on sales, marketing, merchandising, operations, human resources and finance. She joins the Sonoma-based team from Riba Foods, where she also served as sales manager, and has previously worked with Sysco Food Services, Jardines Foods and The Silver Palate.
"We believe Dulany’s experience and passion for specialty food will help strengthen our brand in the coming months," said Mia Sebastiani, founder and owner of Mia’s Kitchen. "We’re currently in a period of growth and are looking forward to cultivating new sales channels throughout the U.S."
Dulany is a graduate of Stephen F. Austin State University where she majored in Business Marketing. She currently resides in Texas, which will continue to serve as her permanent residence.
About Mia’s Kitchen
Mia's Kitchen is a line of premium-quality specialty food products developed from recipes that have been handed down from generation to generation in the Sebastiani Family -- a pioneering force in the California wine industry for more than 100 years. "Mangiamo Let's Eat," authored by family matriarch Sylvia Sebastiani in 1974, is still one of the most popular and sought-after cookbooks ever published. Mia Sebastiani, Sylvia's granddaughter and the president of Mia's Kitchen, developed the Mia's Kitchen brand with her mother, Nancy, to share the bounty of their Italian culinary skills with cooks and "foodies" who have an appreciation of fine epicurean experiences with a casual twist. Mia's Kitchen is headquartered in Sonoma, Calif.