At Kegel’s Produce, we’re proud of our employees! This page describes the various awards with which we honor our employees and the most recent recipients of those awards.

Jerry Dull Award

Every year we give an award at Christmas time in honor of the late Jerry Dull.

Jerry was an outstanding employee who had the unique quality of making employees and customers smile. Day in and day out he had a positive attitude, and was willing to go the extra mile.

We choose an employee who demonstrates these same qualities to our customers and coworkers.

This year’s “ALWAYS A JERRY DULL SMILE AWARD” goes to Nelson Pagan.

Kegel’s Produce also made a donation to Hospice in Jerry Dull’s honor.

Jerry Dull Award - Nelson Pagan

Happy Jim Award

The Happy Jim award was created in 2015 to honor a member of our transportation team. Named for long-time driver James McCully, this award is given to a driver who represents hard work and a commitment to both Kegel’s Produce and their customers on a daily basis.

We choose a driver who demonstrates these same qualities to our customers and coworkers.

This year’s “HAPPY JIM AWARD” goes to Juan Diaz.

Kegel’s Produce also made a donation to the Cancer Center in Jim McCully’s honor.

Happy Jim Award - Juan Diaz

Saint Nick Award

The spirit of Saint Nick award represents self-less acts, charity, service to others, and putting others needs ahead of their own. This award is given in honor of Nicholas Celia who passed away in 2010, he embodied all these characteristics.

We choose an employee who demonstrates these same qualities to our customers and coworkers.

This year’s “SAINT NICK AWARD” goes to Neil Greener.

Kegel’s Produce also made a donation to the Knights of Columbus in Nick Celia’s honor.

St. Nick Award - Neil Greener