Profand Group promotes David Lancaster to CEO of Stavis Seafoods
Boston, Mass. – Profand Group has announced the promotion of David Lancaster from President to CEO of Stavis Seafoods effective January 1, 2022.
A 30-year veteran in the seafood industry, David Lancaster has served as President of Stavis Seafoods since January 2021, having previously served as Vice President of Sales, where the company has experienced tremendous growth under his leadership.
As CEO, David will continue to drive growth, increase system efficiency and execution, expand brand reach, and grow Stavis’ customer base and product development for an evolving market. .
2022 promises to be an exciting year for Stavis Seafoods, with new and redesigned product development. Improving the efficiency of procedures and expanding physical locations will ensure that this growth is managed as smoothly as possible. An e-commerce solution is in development and promises to open Stavis Seafoods to new markets.
“During his tenure as President, David has proven to be a leader able to navigate uncertain times and capitalize on new opportunities. David fostered an environment of positivity and collaboration and drove Stavis to exceed his goals, directly resulting in increased margins and growth with new opportunities. We saw what kind of a leader David is and the positive impact his leadership has had on Stavis Seafoods, congratulations David on another well-deserved promotion. Enrique Garcia, CEO, Profand Group
About Stavis Seafoods, LLC – Stavis Seafoods has been a Boston Waterfront landmark and a pioneer in the seafood industry since 1929. Stavis is owned by the Profand Group, which is a multinational manufacturer of fish and seafood with vessels and processing plants in the whole world. This relationship provides Stavis Seafoods with a direct link to the fishermen harvesting their seafood on the boat, providing the company with true vertical integration and a simple, traceable hook-to-plate sourcing solution. A long-time leader in seafood innovation and responsible sourcing, Stavis has the industry expertise to help customers buy and sell with confidence. Stavis offers a range of quality brands including SeaTru, BOS’N, Prince Edward, Foods From the Sea, Boston Pride and the Profand brand. For more information on Stavis Seafoods, call us at (800) 390-5103 or visit us at www.stavis.com.