Syngenta names two new territory managers

Published online: Jul 06, 2015 Golf News

Syngenta announces the addition of two new territory managers to its Turf and Ornamental business.

Adam Garr will be working with turf customers in the lower peninsula of Michigan, while Chris Threadgill will be responsible for ornamental business in 13 Midwestern states.

Garr received a Bachelor of Arts in English from the University of Michigan, and his Golf Turf Management Certificate from Michigan State University. He joins Syngenta with 16 years of experience in the turf industry. For the past 12 years, Garr has worked at Plum Hollow Country Club in Southfield, Mich., serving as the golf course superintendent for the last six years.

Threadgill received a Bachelor of Science in Agronomy, Turfgrass Management and a Master of Science in Horticulture, Nursery Production from Oklahoma State University. He joins Syngenta with more than 28 years of experience in the horticulture industry. Threadgill has held multiple sales and sales management positions at The Scotts Company. Most recently, he has worked with growers in a sales territory for Valent U.S.A. Corporation.

“We are excited to welcome Adam and Chris to our team of 56 agronomic field experts in the turf and ornamental space,” said Dave Ravel, Head of Sales for Turf, Landscape and Pest Management, North America at Syngenta. “They join an experienced sales team covering the U.S., which is committed to understanding customers’ needs, and providing fast and valuable support.”

To learn more about Syngenta products and services, or to contact a local territory manager for the golf, lawn and landscape, ornamental and aquatic businesses, call 1-866-SYNGENTA (796-4368).