The team at Mycorrhizal Applications (MA) continues to grow with the addition of Gabe DeRosa as an East Coast Sales Account Manager, and Michael Hull as a Midwest Sales Account Manager. MA is one of the world’s biggest suppliers of mycorrhizal inoculants, and with the growing interest and demand for these sustainable soil solutions, Gabe and Michael will support the continued growth and development of this Southern Oregon based manufacturing company. Gabe is based in Hartford, CT, and will help support growers and green industry professionals in the Northeastern United States, and Michael is based in Grand Rapids, MI, and will support growers and green industry professionals in the Midwest. Both Gabe and Michael will also provide support to the increasing number of horticulture distributors who are selling the MycoApply mycorrhizal products that MA produces, as well as the additional biological solutions that MA distributes, such as Actinovate Biofungicides, MGK Botanical Insecticides, and Valent BioSciences’ Plant Growth Regulators (PGRs).
Gabe supports growers and distributors in the territory including Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New York, Pennsylvania, Delaware, New Jersey, Maryland, Washington D.C., and Virginia. Gabe received his Bachelor of Science in Horticulture from the University of Connecticut, College of Agriculture and Natural Resources. In his professional career, Gabe has worked as a Sales Specialist and Business Development Manager in the Greenhouse industry, and has experience working hands-on with professional growers to assess and meet their needs and goals. Gabe can be reached via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at (860) 968-7252.
Michael’s territory includes the Ohio Valley and Midwest region, including Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana, Michigan, Illinois, Wisconsin, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas, and Missouri. Michael received his Bachelor of Science in Biology from Winthrop University, and his Master of Science in Entomology from the University of Florida. In his professional career, Michael has demonstrated successful sales and customer service in his role as a Leasing Consultant. This experience combined with Michael’s experience working with growers to manage greenhouse pests have prepared him to help growers maximize their success utilizing MycoApply professional mycorrhizal inoculum, as well as MGK botanical insecticides and the other Biorational products in the MA portfolio. Michael can be reached via email at email@example.com or by phone at (803) 818-8279.
Both Gabe and Michael are able to provide in-depth technical assistance with mycorrhizal applications in a variety of types of horticulture production and professional mycorrhizal uses, as well as maximize grower success utilizing the additional biological solutions that MA distributes, such as Actinovate Biofungicides, MGK Botanical Insecticides, and Valent BioSciences’ Plant Growth Regulators (PGRs)
“We are very pleased to add Gabe and Michael on our nationwide sales team,” says Blair Busenbark, the Sales and Commercial Marketing Manager for Mycorrhizal Applications. “They each bring their own unique combination of experience and education, which translates into technical horticulture expertise that we believe our customers will appreciate as they embrace the use of MycoApply mycorrhizae and the entire Biorational portfolio offered by Mycorrhizal Applications.”