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ACADIAN PLANT HEALTH™ WELCOMES A NEW VICE PRESIDENT OF MARKETING

January 20, 2017. Dartmouth, Nova Scotia – Acadian Plant Health™M (APH™) recently welcomed Ron Taylor as its new Vice President of Marketing. Taylor will be responsible for driving marketing strategies and best practices, strengthening brand architecture and supporting the global APH™ business team. His goal is to oversee the launch and management of new products, services and associated brands to meet the company’s strategic growth objectives. With over 35 years of experience, Taylor has accumulated a wealth of knowledge from the agricultural industry, having worked in many multinational companies in roles related to marketing, product management, business development, etc. He has also held various management positions for companies operating in the crop protection, seed and biotechnology sectors.

“I’m certain that Ron’s background, diversified experience and skills will bring tremendous value to the APH™ team,” said President of APH™, Roger Tripathi. “We’re elated to have him on board because of his noteworthy track record of developing and implementing marketing strategies within our industry,” added Tripathi.

“I’m thrilled to be a part of such a great team and am overwhelmed by the warm welcome I’ve received from everyone. With my roots, having grown up on a corn, soybean and winter wheat farm in southwest Ontario and having been able to work directly with growers on numerous crops, I can appreciate the many challenges that customers face when trying to establish and grow the crops that feed our world. I’m excited to help bring the message forward about the many benefits that Acadian Plant Health™ products can provide to help farmers grow the healthiest crops ever. I know that a phenomenal opportunity lies ahead for us to provide new, innovative solutions to farmers that really make a difference and I can’t wait to roll up my sleeves and be a part of it,” says Taylor.

Taylor earned a B.A. in Physical Geography/Geomorphology from the University of Windsor in Canada as well as several professional development certificates for programs offered from institutions such as INSEAD Business School in France and Harvard Business School in the United States. Taylor comes to Acadian Plant Health™ having worked in a variety of positions throughout his career and, most recently, he held the title of Business Development & Key Account Manager for a North American subsidiary of a large, publicly traded crop protection and seed company.

Acadian Plant Health™ is the world leader in biostimulant and bionutritional solutions scientifically proven to increase crop yields. Acadian Plant Health™ is dedicated to sustainability and maximizing crop yields while protecting the environment. Acadian products optimize plant performance from seed to table by improving plant establishment, nutrition and stress management. Acadian Plant Health™ is a division of Acadian Seaplants Limited. Acadian’s agricultural products include Acadian®, Stimplex®, Stella Maris® and Toggle® that are used as soil and foliar inputs on over 70 crops in more than 80 countries.

Contact: Linda Theriault
Director, Corporate & Government Relations
T: +1 902 468 2840 │F: +1 902 468 3474 │EM: ltheriault@acadian.ca │www.acadianseaplants.com

 

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