Feb 8, 2021HZPC Americas adds Aron Derbidge to team
Potato breeder and seed provider HZPC Americas has announced the addition of Aron Derbidge as a sales and key account manager.
The addition of Derbidge brings the HZPC Americas team to eight members strategically placed across the U.S. and Canada. Derbidge has more than 10 years of experience developing and marketing seed potatoes in North America. He has a master’s degree from Idaho State University.
“We’re very excited to have Aron join our team. His depth of experience, knowledge and passion will complement our growing team of seed potato professionals,” said Jeff Scramlin, president, HZPC Americas, through a press release. “Aron will be focused on the fresh market sector and will be promoting and introducing new varieties to help growers achieve the next level of success in the North American potato industry.”
“I look forward to building on the foundations laid by the HZPC worldwide team,” Debridge added. “The rich traditions, dedication to the potato segment growth and excellence in research, breeding and seed production are all things I am proud to be a part of.
HZPC was founded in 1898 in The Netherlands. The firm has more than 400 employees in 19 countries and exports product to more than 90 countries.