Marysville, OH, October 31, 2007 --(PR.com
)-- The Scotts® Company Professional Business Group is pleased to announce the promotion of Ryan Lewis to the position of marketing manager for its water soluble fertilizers.
Based in Marysville, Ohio, Lewis is responsible for all water soluble fertilizer product lines, including Peters Excel®, Peters Professional®, Peters Professional® Peat-Lite® and Scotts Champion®. Lewis started with The Scotts Company in June 2006 as an assistant marketing manager for the Professional Business Group.
Prior to his tenure with Scotts, Lewis served as an assistant product manager for Union Tools, Inc. in Columbus, Ohio, where he was instrumental in the launch of several new products and programs. Lewis also served as a marketing assistant for Ohio State University’s Department of Athletics in Columbus. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration, with an emphasis in marketing from Fisher College of Business at Ohio State University.
“Ryan has been a solid addition to our team, and we feel that his considerable business savvy and marketing experience make him an excellent fit for his new role as a marketing manager,” said Bernie Bross, director of marketing for The Scotts Company Professional Business Group. “Ryan will be instrumental in furthering the market penetration of our Peters water soluble fertilizer product lines, as well as helping us continue to achieve the Professional Business Group’s overall strategic initiatives.”
Based in Marysville, Ohio, The Scotts Company LLC is the world’s leading producer and marketer of professional horticulture products. The Company’s industry-leading brands include Osmocote® controlled release fertilizers, Peters Professional® and Peters Excel® water soluble fertilizers, and more than a dozen herbicide, miticide and fungicide products. For many years, The Scotts Testing Lab has helped thousands of growers learn exactly what their plants need for maximum success. Learn more at www.scottsprohort.com or by calling customer service at 1-800-492-8255.