May 6, 2021
American Takii fills new vegetable department position

Mitchell Young will fill the newly created position of Long Day Onion Product Manager for the American Takii Vegetable Division.

Prior to joining Takii, Young held positions with Cornell University and Birds Eye, and has worked for American Takii since 2013. Young will continue to play a role in technical sales and product support for American Takii on the Eastern Seaboard and Eastern Canada.

Young holds a B.S. in Aviation Management along with a commercial pilot license, and an M.S. in Manufacturing Management.

American Takii Inc. Is a breeder/producer/marketer of vegetable and flower seeds, and is a subsidiary of Takii & Co. Ltd, headquartered in Kyoto, Japan.

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