Sarasota and Bowling Green, Florida – November 18th 2019
Florikan ESA, continues a path of aggressive growth to meet increased customer demand in the Southeast with the hire of a veteran sales professional, Kevin Branch. Mr. Branch will be taking on the role of Senior Account Manager. (Mr. Branch Pictured Above)
Florikan Distribution Center
Mr. Branch will be using his technical skill and relationships to help build Florikan sales through our current distribution partners. Further assisting in this effort is the opening of the dedicated Florikan Distribution Center, a 35,000 sq ft expansion in Bowling Green, Florida.
“Kevin fits nicely into our plans for growth in the controlled release fertilizer market. He has tremendous experience helping growers in many different markets. His passion for the industry go alongside the commitment we have at Florikan. We look forward to having him on the team where our purpose is to help growers find a better way.” – Chad Keel, Director of Business for Ornamentals.
Mr. Branch benefits from 20 years of sales leadership in the professional horticulture business sector. His past success should provide confidence to Florikan’s customers they will receive an unmatched level of technical knowledge and customer support.
“I’m looking forward to an exciting opportunity with Florikan, a company that supports the nursery industry, as well innovations in the controlled release fertilizer market. Florikan is well known and established in the nursery business” Mr. Branch said when asked what he thought about getting started at Florikan.
Mr. Branch will be working with the ornamental sales team to help bring FlorikanCRF® with Nutricote®, GalXe-ONE® and YLD™ through our distribution channel, to existing and new customers in the southeast as well as key accounts in other Florikan markets.