May 10, 2013 - 08:01
Ty Strode



Job Title

Vice President and Director of Marketing


Agri-Starts, Inc., Apopka, Fla.


Helped develop an industry cross-over mix of edibles (a mix of berries, other fruiting plants and specialty crops) that work well for wholesale growers as well as the farming community; Recently overhauled and relaunched company website


Hobbies: Surfing, standup paddle boarding, swimming, boating canoeing; Favorite cuisine: Cuban. “I will drive long distances for some good vaca frita and black beans.”

Fun Fact

Ty and his daughter keep “a small flock of chickens (OK, only two) that are named Peck and Rock. They produce about 14 eggs per week.”