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Phillip FrostNov 19, 2020
Phillip Frost is technical development manager for Verdesian’s nutritional and plant health products in California, Arizona, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, and Colorado. Phil has over 20 years of experience in agricultural businesses. He founded two agricultural startups in Zimbabwe where rural farmers were taught conservation agriculture practices and food provision. He has served as director of […]
Kyle Hartmeier, CCANov 19, 2020
Kyle Hartmeier is a technical sales representative for Verdesian Life Sciences. He also aides in product development for the Western region. Hartmeier was raised on a farm in eastern Washington and has worked in the agriculture industry for 27 years, where he has his CCA credentials and dealer manager license.
Jill HansonNov 19, 2020
Jill Hanson is Verdesian Life Sciences’ Specialty Micronutrients Technical Product Manager, assisting with providing technical support, guidance and training Specialty Micronutrients Hanson is based in Clarinda, Iowa. Jill grew up on a farm in Webb, which is located in northwest Iowa. She attended Iowa State University where she earned a bachelor’s degree in agriculture in […]
Jake SochermanNov 19, 2020
As director of sales, specialty micronutrients, Jake Socherman is responsible for handling key accounts, customer service, sales and product design and development. For over 20 years, he has worked for distribution and manufacturing companies, offering fertilizer products to the turf, ornamental and specialty agriculture industries. Jacob has expertise in plant nutrition and fertilizer technologies.
Chuck BroughtonNov 09, 2020
Charles “Chuck” Broughton is vice president of business development for Verdesian’s seed treatments and inoculants division in the United States and Canada. A current resident of south central Iowa, Chuck brings nearly 30 years of experience to lead the seed treatment and inoculant sales team. His position is focused on expanding a rapidly growing line […]
Chris WynnNov 09, 2020
Chris is a Technical Service Manager for Verdesian Life Sciences. His work experience is very diverse, having worked as a commercial harvesting operator, crop consultant, and as a technical agronomist. Chris extensive experience with precision agricultural technology and recently emerging drone imaging. Chris holds a Doctorate in Plant Health (D.P.H.) from the University of Nebraska, […]
Andrew DuffNov 09, 2020
Andrew Duff serves as Verdesian Life Sciences’ Senior VP, US Sales, Nutritionals and Polymers. Andrew is responsible for managing sales activities, management of assigned Region VPs, National Accounts, National Equipment Programs, Governmental Affairs and Special Projects with objective achievement for the Agriculture & Turf Market in the U.S. for Verdesian. Andrew leads the Commercial Senior […]
Brandon NeumanNov 05, 2020