Departments - People & Events

June 6, 2011

National Garden Bureau members elected Mark Schermer of Fides North America and Jen Calhoun of Ernst Benary of America to Board.

Ruth Estrada to trial plant administrator, Terra Nova Nurseries.

Scott Sutton to president of Chemtura AgroSolutions.

Melissa Oothout to manager of new garden center, Weston Nurseries, Chelmsford, Mass.

Scott Fulton to executive director sales and marketing, EuroAmerican Propagators.

Dave Foltz to president of Ivy Acres.

Andrew Wyatt to vice president of horticulture at Missouri Botanical Garden.

Steve Castorani, region I, and Mark Krautmann, region IV, to HRI Board of Trustees.

Business announcements:
The Burpee Foundation awarded $25,000 to The Bridge Urban Farm Horticultural Program.

McGregor Plant Sales unveils new logo.

Dosatron International Inc. celebrated its 25th anniversary.

American Coolair Corp. purchased new manufacturing equipment to improve efficiency and product quality.

Griswold Pump Co. receives ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004 certifications.

PEAKfresh USA relocates sales, shipping and customer service operations to Lake Forest, Calif.