SeaView Management Team
Dennis Jensen, President, Seaview Packing, Inc.
Dennis Jensen is the consummate entrepreneur and purveyor of long-term business relationships. His career started in Orange County, California in construction and real estate development, where he served as general contractor for the multi-unit residential complexes that he developed and mapped and was a partner in several large-scale residential housing tracts.
When volatility complicated investments and partnerships, Dennis turned his time and attention to the family agriculture business, where he now devotes his full attention.
Dennis takes a hands-on approach, being in the field to observe progress and to identify new opportunities for the SeaView family of companies. He leads the firm in staying on top of industry advancements and changes in regulations and is active in the agricultural community, where he participates in industry forums.
When not on the ranch, Dennis is in the air. A pilot since the age of 16, Dennis enjoys the freedom and flexibility that flying allows. Dennis and his wife live in La Quinta, California, where they enjoy the desert, fine cuisine, and their three grown children and their families.
Don Davis, Controller, Seaview Packing, Inc.
Don Davis manages the business finances, providing insight into budgets and expenses that can directly affect a positive return on a season’s crop and yield. Finding his way to the Coachella Valley in 1996 from his native New Jersey, Don joined the team in 2008 after working for a national corporation, as an entrepreneur, and in privately-held businesses in various financial and accounting capacities.
Don uses his varied industry experience to lend best practices and insights into ranch and labor management, sales, and business development. His expertise as “the numbers man” brings financial perspective to our agricultural passion and validation to on-site practices. Don has been instrumental in implementing technology support, evaluating new initiatives, and quantifying agricultural practices, providing a fine-tuned return on investment picture for our customers.
La Quinta, California is home to Don, his wife, and their two daughters. Don exercises his passion for football as a referee at a local high schools.
Sergio Zambrano, Packing House Manager, Sea View Packing
Sergio Zambrano has lived agriculture production his entire life. He is an expert in produce production from picking and packing to shipping and inventory. From his first job in a citrus packing house to production positions in local and regional orchards and packing facilities through responsibilities as Facility Manager for a large citrus producer, Sergio is proficient in managing a wide range of crops. He is known for his knowledge of the care needed for high quality and yields.
Sergio has worked with organically grown crops and in high production facilities that focus on quickly receiving, shipping and turning inventory while optimizing both grower return and customer satisfaction. His production experience allows Sea View to manage a large range of crops and fields and respond to the increased demand for packing services.
As Packing House Manager, Sergio is responsible for coordinating the harvesting and picking, managing the grading and packing, processing shipping and special requests and maintaining the inventory. He is committed to delivering the quality, yield and consistency that continue to be the hallmarks of Sea View Packing while helping to develop and serve new customers.
Sergio resides in La Quinta, where he enjoys spending his leisure-time bicycling, jogging, hiking and swimming.