WAYNE, NJ – McHutchison Corporation today announced Nathan Lamkey has been named as Vice President of Sales & Marketing as part of their new management development structure for North America. In his new role, Lamkey is responsible for developing and executing sales strategies to sustain the McHutchison Corporation’s continuing growth, while also managing all aspects of the company’s marketing and communications program.
Lamkey comes to McHutchison with a well-rounded background of horticulture and business. He began his career in his family’s landscape and nursery business. After receiving his degree in Horticulture from the University of Wisconsin Madison, he became an assistant flower breeder with PanAmerican Seed. From there he spent the next 11 years at Ball Horticultural Company in both product development and sales, and most recently as the Director of Sales and Marketing at Terra Nova Nurseries, where he was responsible for substantial sales growth and improved order fulfillment. Additionally, Lamkey received his MBA from Northern Illinois University and is in process of completing a Post-Baccalaureate program in marketing at Columbia University.
“Nathan’s proven leadership abilities and enviable track record of successfully implementing sales and marketing initiatives will assist McHutchison in continually developing to meet the evolving demands of the greenhouse and nursery marketplace,” said Scott Crownover, President of McHutchison.
“McHutchison has been experiencing tremendous growth in the past two years and I am excited to assume these responsibilities to bring us to the next level of development," Lamkey adds.