CARY, NC—Arysta LifeScience North America turf & ornamental products announces the addition of Greg Reynolds, T&O territory sales manager in the southeast region, and Jeremy Koller, new T&O territory sales manager in the southwest region. Both will manage Arysta golf, lawn care and sports turf management product territory sales, reporting to Steven Dal Sasso, T&O business manager, Arysta LifeScience North America.
Based in Tampa, Greg Reynolds assumes responsibility for turf and ornamental sales in Florida and southeastern states of Alabama, Georgia, and South Carolina. Before joining Arysta, he served for seven years at Syngenta professional products sales, most recently in Florida, representing aquatic chemical products, and prior to that, vegetation management products in Washington. Reynolds also spent four years at the former Zeneca organization in lawn and landscape product sales, after starting with ISK in Ag specialty crops.
“I’m enthused about the opportunity to join an entrepreneurial organization and to bring my diverse chemical background and sales experience to help grow Arysta LifeScience brands and business, both short and long term”, Reynolds says.
A graduate of the University of Memphis, with a Master of Business Administration degree, he also holds a Bachelor of Science degree in landscape contracting from Mississippi State University.
Jeremy Koller, based in Dallas, is accountable for Arysta turf and ornamental sales in Texas and the southwest region, including Arizona, Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico and Oklahoma. He has thirteen years professional experience in golf course, lawn care, and sports turf management.
Most recently, Koller was a regional agronomist in lawn care with TruGreen in Texas and Oklahoma for 2 years. Before that, he served TruGreen as a commercial account manager for sports turf in Florida for thee years, including consulting on pre-and-post Super Bowl turf renovation at the Jacksonville Municipal Stadium, home of the Jacksonville Jaguars. Previously, Koller spent three years in Florida as an assistant superintendent with the Tournament Players Club, affiliated with The PGA Tour, and worked on three major PGA and Senior men’s golf tournament. Prior to that, he spent several years as an assistant superintendent and spray technician in Arkansas
“I’m pleased to join Arysta LifeScience and to represent a growing, advanced product line”, says Koller. “Arysta offers significant growth opportunities and a chance to bring my extensive training to help solve our customers’ golf, lawn care and sports turf management problems”, he adds.
Koller attended Arkansas State University in Jonesboro, earning a Bachelor of Science in Plant Sciences, with emphasis in environmental horticulture.
“I am pleased to announce the addition of Greg Reynolds and Jeremy Koller to the Arysta LifeScience T&O sales team. As proven turf management professionals, they will significantly increase our product service and support to customers in the southeast and southwest regions,” says Dal Sasso.