Around the Industry: Sept. 12, 2011
Check out the latest news from Keepsake Plants and TrueLeaf Technologies...
Keepsake Plants Hires Rob vanStaalduinen
Keepsake Plants of Leamington, Ontario, a division of Aris Horticulture Inc., has hired Rob vanStaalduinen as their new managing director.
Rob brings over 20 years of sales and management experience in the floral and greenhouse industry to his new position, including several years as general manager of Great Lakes Floral in St. Catharines, Ontario. Prior to that, he was with Ontario Flower Growers, last serving as president.
With extensive experience in the sales, marketing and distribution of indoor flowering plants, he will focus on all "behind the scenes" aspects of product quality and customer service, from production planning to expedited ordering.
TrueLeaf Technologies Appoints Paul A. Johnson
TrueLeaf Technologies has announced the appointment of Paul A. Johnson as its Eastern regional manager.
Johnson comes to TrueLeaf with a wide palette of industry experience, both on the owner/operator side and as a salesperson of young plants and cuttings. His previous employers include Yoder Brothers, Randall Farms and Oglevee. Growing up in a family greenhouse, Paul has participated and loved the industry his entire life.