Dec. 13, 2017
Arysta LifeScience North America recently announced the addition of Tom Scott as the BioSolutions Marketing Development Manager and Jordan Bickner as the BIO Territory Sales Manager - Western. Both Scott and Bickner will play key roles in expanding the company's growing biologicals business.
"Arysta LifeScience is committed to providing growers with innovative and high-quality crop protection offerings, including BioSolutions," said Arturo Redes, Head of Marketing, North American Business Unit, Arysta LifeScience. "Tom brings expertise that will help in the marketing and sales of our robust portfolio of products that address grower needs in the agroscience, biostimulant and innovative nutrition marketplace, helping Arysta LifeScience remain a steadfast and trusted industry leader."
"Additionally, Jordan's background makes him a great fit for our sales role in the western region of the United States," said Ed Hensley, BIO National Sales Manager, Arysta LifeScience. "As the biologicals business continues to expand, Jordan will utilize his knowledge base to help our grower-customers learn more about these important products."
Scott brings more than 20 years of industry knowledge and experience to his new BioSolutions role. Previously, he worked with Syngenta, Novozymes BioAg and Italpollina. Scott holds a Bachelor of Science in agriculture from the University of Saskatchewan. He is a Canadian Crop Protection Consultant, a professional agrologist and is working towards his certificate of business administration.
Bickner joins Arysta LifeScience following an agronomic services internship with Syngenta. He also has worked at J.M. Lord, Adventist Health and L.E. Hansen Farms. Bickner earned his Bachelor of Science in accounting from La Sierra University (Riverside, California). He also holds his Agricultural Pest Control Advisor certification from the state of California.