AVA was founded by Albert Girgenti in 1984. He began servicing the New York metro market with the highest quality Canadian Pork. Starting from a regional van load a week, he has grown AVA into one of the leading companies in quality pork distribution servicing customers nationwide and worldwide.


AVA's growth is attributed to defining value as - "providing the highest quality product along with the best customer service."


AVA is best known for helping our customers to identify problems and find solutions.


The plant specializes in processing case-ready pork and beef as well as aged beef. The case-ready programs have an operating model designed to provide product that is trimmed out, cut, packaged and labeled to customer specifications.

Our Staff

Albert Girgenti


Lenny Lombardi


Domenic Capul

Vice President

Luigi Delfini

Vice President

Karthik Komarasamy

Director of Food Safety

Louis Girgenti

Director Of Operations


Ariel Aristondo


Mike Bahto

Director of Sales and Procurement


Angela Wehrman

Senior Account Manager


Kelvin Santana

Production Manager


Stanton Lee

Head of Logistics


Fani Campusano

QA Manager