Ahern Seeds is proud to announce that Jaime Martinez has moved into the position of Sales Manager for Protected Culture. Jaime brings with him more than fifteen years of experience in Vegetable Production and the seed industry. He spent part of his career at Zeraim Gedera, where he was instrumental in positioning the brand in Central and Northeastern Mexico.
Jaime held several positions with important farms in the Laguna, Sinaloa and Baja California. He was part of the design and implementation of the integration strategy for the Syngenta and Zeraim vegetable seed portfolio for protected crops, with the responsibility of Key Accounts in Mexico. He has an agricultural engineering degree from UAAAN-UL.
Jaime’s new position demonstrates Ahern’s continued commitment to provide excellent customer service and resources to farmers. Jaime comments, “Throughout my professional career I have seen Ahern’s dedication to the production of outstanding vegetable varieties, and it is a great privilege to be with a passionate and professional team in the vegetable seed industry.”
CEO Kevin Ahern says, “Ahern is very happy to count on someone of Jaime Martínez’s stature and experience to fill the important role of managing our protected culture business in the Central South. Not only is he an outstanding grower, but he brings strategic account management experience from Syngenta to his new position. We are confident Jaime will advance the strategy of Ahern Integrated Solutions to our customers in this all important segment.”