Sphere Foods is an established leader in our industry. We are headquartered in Seattle, Washington. Our location provides easy access to producers in South America, The Pacific Rim countries, the West and East Coasts of the United States, Europe and North Africa. Jerry Smith, principal and founder of Sphere Foods has worked in the industry since 1991. He was raised on a family farm in Eastern Washington that produces primary crops of cherries, apples, grapes and apricots and which owns Inland Desert Nurseries. Jerry's career includes management in the food processing industry. He has an academic background in Industrial Food Sciences and is a graduate of Washington State University. The vision in establishing Sphere Foods was to combine Jerry's hands on experience in a family agricultural business with his professional background in food processing to create a world class company to broker and mediate the needs of supplier and processors. This vision and passion drives the excellence of Sphere Foods today. Jerry's day to day interactions with clients around the globe reflect the personalized service and on the ground knowledge of ever-changing market conditions that impact our clients. The founding vision of the company remains the hallmark of Sphere Foods: to facilitate seamless business between suppliers and processors to deliver quality food products to consumers. Peggy Cleary, has been part of the Sphere Foods team since 2004. Peggy's academic background and experience in Mechanical Engineering gives her expertise in program creation and efficient systems design, management and implementation. Peggy brings this passion to her work in creating customized solutions for clients to most effectively met their needs. Peggy has degrees from Adams State College in Colorado and UCLA. On the phone or on the ground with clients and producers in the USA and around the globe, Peggy thrives on making connections with our customers. Peggy moves business forward for our clients with the highest quality products in the most cost effective way.