The employee-owners of PBI-Gordon announced today that Peter Lange has joined the company as a sales representative. Based in Georgia, he is responsible for PBI-Gordon product sales to golf course and turfgrass management customers in Alabama, Mississippi, and Georgia.
Most recently Lange was the assistant golf course superintendent at the Atlanta Athletic Club in Atlanta, Ga. While there, he managed a crew of nearly 20 golf course technicians, and helped oversee many budgeting, administrative, and agronomic functions at the club. Prior to that, he held intern and technician positions at the Atlantic Athletic Club and the Cedar Rapids Country Club (Cedar Rapids, Ia.).
Lange holds a Master’s in Business Administration from Louisiana State University, a Bachelor of Science in Business Management from Florida State University, and an Associate of Applied Science in Golf Course and Athletic Field Turfgrass Management from Kirkwood Community College (Cedar Rapids, Ia.).
“Peter Lange brings a high degree of leadership skills, business acumen, and agronomic knowledge to PBI-Gordon. He’ll be a great asset to our customers in Alabama, Mississippi, and Georgia. We’re excited to welcome him as an employee-owner,” said Neil Cleveland, Vice President and General Manager of PBI-Gordon.
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.
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