The Banana files: Central America Part I

hn – Chiquita senior vice president of finance.

Palma, Arnaldo – general manager of Chiquita’s Honduran operations.

Paz, Benjamin – Chiquita official.

Ploughman, Dale – Chiquita executive in Antwerp, Belgium,
responsible for shipping issues.

Raymer, Joel – Chiquita lawyer.

Rodriguez, Eugene – Chiquita executive.

Rodriguez, Manuel – Chiquita lawyer.

Stalinski, Ernst “Otto” – former consultant for Fyffes, a Chiquita
competitor, who claims Chiquita agents tried to kidnap him in
Honduras in 1990. He has filed a federal suit in Cincinnati against
the company.

Stephens, Clyde – retired chief of Chiquita Banana Research

Theodoredis, Roger – Chiquita executive in Cincinnati assigned to
investigate problems at the company Polymer subsidiary in Costa

Valerin Bustos, Greddy Mauricio – A worker killed by organophosphate
intoxication while working on a Costa Rican plantation controlled by

Veliz Tobar, Carlos Ermelindo – union official shot to death on
Sept. 30, 1994, on a Chiquita-controlled plantation in Guatemala.

Walker, Douglas – Chiquita vice president of operations, fired for
participation in a Colombian bribery scheme.

Warshaw, Steven G . – Chiquita Brands International Inc. president
and chief operating officer.

Welsh, Magnes – Chiquita’s director of investor relations.

Zemurray, Sam “the Banana Man” – architect of the modern banana
industry. Source


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