The employee-owners of PBI-Gordon announced today that Don Botkin has joined the company as a sales representative. Based in Dublin, Ohio, he is responsible for PBI-Gordon product sales to golf course and turfgrass management customers in Kentucky, Michigan, and Ohio.
Prior to joining PBI-Gordon, Botkin held sales and marketing positions with several leading companies in the agriculture/agronomy industry. Most recently, he was marketing manager for Nachurs Alpine Solutions, a specialty liquid chemical manufacturer. Prior to that, he was a division sales manager with StollerUSA and a territory manager with Lebanon Turf Products.
Botkin holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communication from West Chester University of Pennsylvania.
“We are excited that Don Botkin has joined the PBI-Gordon team of employee-owners,” said PBI-Gordon Vice President and General Manager Neil Cleveland. “His deep industry experience, combined with his proven track record in sales and marketing, will be a great asset to our valued customers in Kentucky, Michigan, and Ohio.”
Regional Sales Representative for Kentucky, Michigan, and Ohio
With a line of herbicides, insecticides, fungicides, growth regulators and other products, PBI-Gordon Corporation is a national leader in the professional turf and ornamental management industry. The company also develops and markets products for the consumer lawn, garden, and farm and ranch markets, as well as animal health and grooming products for consumers and veterinarians. Based in the Kansas City metro area, PBI-Gordon has been in business since 1947, and is 100 percent employee-owned.
Mentzer PR Group (for PBI-Gordon)