(SILER CITY, NC) – One of the nation’s leading barbeque processors recently added a new member to its sales team. Ashley Wood is a fourth-generation member of the family-owned and operated business and will provide support for the company’s School Commodity Program and marketing efforts.

Ashley, daughter of Craig Wood, has accompanied cousin, Burton Wood and brother, Craig Wood II, as fourth-generation members of the Brookwood Farms sales team. Ashley graduated in May from East Carolina University with a degree in Communications concentrating in Public Relations.

"I grew up coming to Brookwood Farms to visit my dad at work, and now I’m coming here to work as an employee. I am eager to learn and help Brookwood Farms continue to grow in the years ahead," said Ashley.

"We have high expectations for Ashley and I know her strengths will be utilized to help us grow in the school commodity division," said Craig Wood, Vice President of Sales and Marketing.

Brookwood Farms is the nation’s sole provider of authentic pit-cooked barbeque to the foodservice industry and offers a complete line of pork, beef and poultry barbeque products. For more information, visit www.BrookwoodFarms.com