Rotam Boosts T&O Footprint with New Addition to the Team.
Rotam North America, a leader in post-patent chemistry, is pleased to announce that Michael Blume has joined the Professional Products team as the National T&O Account Manager. Blume is a talented, innovate leader with a proven track record in the turf and ornamental industry, with extensive knowledge in Integrated Pest Management regarding pesticides, fertilizers, seeds, soils, irrigation, and production methods.
Blume has held recent positions in upper management at SiteOne, Ewing Irrigation, Quali-Pro, UHS, and Horizon, and his dynamic leadership allowed him to train and organize effective sales teams, as well as manage key efforts in marketing and education programs.
“Michael brings extensive knowledge to Rotam due to his prior roles in our industry, and I look forward to employing his expertise as we expand,” commented Linda Khan, Product Manager for Professional Products. Michael will join Khan in implementing new strategies to expand T&O within the company, and they look forward to engaging with distributors and end users across the country in servicing and developing new product ideas for the industry.
With a BA in Biology from Sonoma State University and MS in Plant Science from California State University, he is also a Certified Pest Control Advisor (PCA) and holds a Qualified Applicator Certificate (QAC) from the state of California.
Rotam (www.rotam.com) delivers fully integrated research and development, global product registration, manufacturing, marketing and technical support to produce high quality crop protection products and service within the innovative proprietary post-patent market. Selling branded, finished products such as Arbormectin, Lada, Lucid, Romestol and other high-quality formulations in over 65 countries worldwide, the business is supported by a network of strategic partnerships, with national and regional distributors.