CLARKSDALE, MISSISSIPPI/ KENTLAND, INDIANA (April 17, 2014) — Dulaney Seed, Inc. of Clarksdale, Mississippi has welcomed Drew Wilson as Product and Marketing Lead for AgVenture Mid-South. The growing company will provide leadership to the AgVenture Yield Specialist team members and will focus efforts on effective implementation of the high-level agronomic professionalism delivered to their customers.
Dulaney Seed’s Owner, Terry Dulaney said, “Drew is seed professional who brings exceptional integrity and continuity to our team and their ability to consistently provide exceptional service to our customers. We put a great deal of emphasis on our agronomic expertise. With his leadership, our AgVenture Yield Specialists will further hone their skills and advance our ability to integrate that professionalism into each sales engagement with our customers.”
Previously Wilson worked in sales and sales management positions with seed companies in the South and Mid-South. He said, “I am very pleased to be part of this impressive company. It is important to be part of a team that shares your values, morals and what you believe in. Our focus is on our customers and their profitability. The dedicated professionals at Dulaney Seed are fully committed. Our reward is in their high yields, productivity and profitability.
Wilson will lead a tri-state team of AgVenture Yield Specialists. He added, “We have an outstanding team of dedicated seed professionals working with customers. By honing in on seed product management, product placement and agronomy knowledge, we help our customers effectively implement strategies that have a positive impact on their bottom line.”
Wilson holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Agricultural Engineering Technology and Business from Mississippi State University. Together with his wife, Catherine, he resides in Batesville, Mississippi.
AgVenture, Inc. is the nation’s largest network of independently owned regional seed companies. Based in Kentland, Indiana, AgVenture provides this growing network of independently owned and managed seed business owners with seed products meeting exacting standards for quality, together with leading-edge genetics and technology. Since 1983, this unique marketing approach has allowed each individual company to match the hybrids it sells to the specific needs of the geographical area it serves. Combined with professional seed representation at a local level, AgVenture strives to help every grower realize more profit from every field.