Sea Delight Welcomes New VP of National Accounts, Scott Purinton
Scott Purinton brings over twenty years of industry experience to Sea Delight USA sales team
MIAMI – August 15, 2019– Sea Delight, LLC, a member of the Sea Delight Group and headquartered in Coral Springs, FL, welcomes Scott Purinton as the company’s Vice President of National Accounts. Purinton will be responsible for sales team leadership, driving revenue and developing new products.
“Scott’s invaluable industry expertise is an asset to our growing sales team,” said Eugenio Sánchez, Sea Delight’s President. “We are excited to bring on his expertise in client relationships, product sourcing, and industry development to help us expand our sales program and reach new markets.”
He joins the Sea Delight team from Inland Fresh Seafood Co. located in Tucker, GA, where he served as the VP of National Accounts. Before joining Inland Fresh Seafood, he was a partner and the VP of National Sales at Anova Food, LLC, where he helped develop the global production and importing program for Anova and built sales to over $50 million.
"I’m excited to join Sea Delight, a successful family owned seafood company that has been servicing the seafood industry for over 20 years. Sea Delight and its affiliates have been a prominent fixture in the seafood industry and are recognized as an entrepreneurial and innovative leader in the production, and consistent availability of many seafood species within the seafood preservation category. They are an industry leader in species sustainability and social responsibility. They have a wonderful leadership team who have diversified into multiple fresh and frozen seafood species including pasteurized and fresh imported Crab meat,” said Purinton.
Purinton joins Vice President of sales, Alex Cook, and will report to Executive Vice President, Cesar Bencosme, in leading Sea Delight’s expanded product list that includes blue and red swimming crabmeat, following their acquisition of intellectual property relating to Bonamar Corporation.
“I look forward to working with the team to develop new products and to maintaining, promoting, and growing all of our established items and brands throughout North America and beyond,” Purinton added.