March 10, 2014: Shakopee, Minnesota
Betaseed is proud to announce the promotion of Mark Schmidt to the position of Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Mr. Schmidt joined Betaseed in 2009 and has served as Director of Sales and Marketing. He is a member of the Betaseed senior leadership team, contributing to the development and implementation of the company’s strategic plan. Mr. Schmidt holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Agricultural Business from Iowa State University and a MBA from the University of Minnesota – Carlson School of Management. In Mark’s new role, he will continue to direct all Sales and Marketing efforts as well as lead the Business Development activities at Betaseed. He will also have the added responsibility of representing Betaseed on various industry committees.
Betaseed, Inc., headquartered in Shakopee, Minnesota, is North America’s premier sugarbeet seed company. From our start in 1970, Betaseed has maintained a longstanding commitment to the beet sugar industry, with research and seed production operations in several states and marketing seed to all sugarbeet markets. Our mission is to develop the best performing seed products and services through innovative people, plant breeding and seed technology.
Press contact – Rene Scheurer