TAG: John Gertz

SiteOne opens new Atlanta agronomic sales center

March 12, 2018By

SiteOne Landscape Supply opened a new agronomic sales center for the Atlanta area during a ribbon cutting ceremony this week in Doraville, Ga. The 30,000-square-foot facility officially began operations in late February. The new facility will enable SiteOne to stock up to 880 tons of bagged agronomic material to serve customers who frequently purchase large quantities of fertilizer and control... read more

People on the Move: SiteOne hires new vp; Husqvarna appoints new vice chair of standards committee; Consultant Cupp wins Kolbe Professional Award; and more from Brandt, LandCare and Buyers Products

November 8, 2017By

SiteOne Landscape Supply hired John Gertz as vice president of category management for the agronomics category. Gertz’s main responsibility will be to lead SiteOne’s agronomics product business and manage supplier partnerships in this space. Gertz has been working in the green industry since 1995, starting in sales and marketing roles with both basic discovery and post-patent chemical manufacturers, including Dow... read more

PrimeraTurf adds Carlin Horticulture as distributor

August 25, 2015By

PrimeraTurf added Carlin Horticulture as the newest distributor of its products. Carlin Horticulture, headquartered in Milwaukee, is a distributor of specialty horticulture, turf and specialty products servicing the upper Midwest. “The addition of Carlin to the Primera group will be an excellent opportunity for supporting our suppliers and continuing our track record of building the Primera organization,” said John Gertz,... read more

Primera Turf adds IFA as new owner to co-op

May 4, 2015By

Primera Turf added the Intermountain Farmers Association (IFA) as an owner distributor to their cooperative. IFA, headquartered in Salt Lake City, is a retailer of specialty turf and ornamental products with 28 locations in Colorado, Idaho, Nevada, New Mexico and Utah. “Primera is pleased that we are IFA’s chosen partner to support their continued growth,” said John Gertz, Primera CEO.... read more

Agri-Turf Distributing becomes PrimeraTurf distributor

July 30, 2014By

Agri-Turf Distributing joined PrimeraTurf as an owner-distributor of Primera. Agri-Turf Distributing is a California-based distributor of turf and ornamental, golf, nursery, vegetation management and pest control products. “We are pleased to add Rich Records and the Agri-Turf team to the PrimeraTurf family,” said PrimeraTurf CEO John Gertz. “With their deep roots in California’s specialties markets, they are an excellent addition to the... read more