The employee-owners of PBI-Gordon announced today that John Wiblishauser has joined the company as sales manager.
Wiblishauser is responsible for PBI-Gordon product sales to turfgrass management customers in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Based in Philadelphia, Pa., he is taking over the sales territory from long-time PBI-Gordon Employee- Owner John Patten. Patten will be retiring in Fall 2018.
Immediately prior to joining PBI-Gordon, Wiblishauser was in sales with Grigg Brothers, where he covered a territory that ran from Virginia to Maine. Before that he was with Bayer CropScience. Wiblishauser is a graduate of the Rutgers University Golf Turf Management program.
“John is a great addition to the PBI-Gordon sales team,” says Doug Obermann, PBI-Gordon vice president of Professional and Agricultural Sales. “His deep knowledge and experience will serve our customers in Pennsylvania and New Jersey well now and in the future.”
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)