Syngenta adds two new territory managers to its Turf and Ornamental business with Adam Garr, who will be working with turf customers in the lower peninsula of Michigan and Chris Threadgill who will be responsible for ornamental business in 13 Midwestern states.
Adam 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, Michigan, serving as the golf course superintendent for the last six years.
Chris 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.”