The employee-owners of PBI-Gordon announced today that John Wiblishauser has joined the company as sales manager.
Wiblishauser is responsible for PBI-Gordon product sales to turfgrass management customers in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Based in Philadelphia, Pa., he is taking over the sales territory from long-time PBI-Gordon Employee- Owner John Patten. Patten will be retiring in Fall 2018.
Immediately prior to joining PBI-Gordon, Wiblishauser was in sales with Grigg Brothers, where he covered a territory that ran from Virginia to Maine. Before that he was with Bayer CropScience. Wiblishauser is a graduate of the Rutgers University Golf Turf Management program.
"John is a great addition to the PBI-Gordon sales team," says Doug Obermann, PBI-Gordon vice president of Professional and Agricultural Sales. "His deep knowledge and experience will serve our customers in Pennsylvania and New Jersey well now and in the future."
With a full line of herbicides, insecticides, fungicides, growth regulators and other products, PBI-Gordon Corporation is a national leader in the professional turf and ornamental management industry. Based in the Kansas City metro area, PBI-Gordon has been in business since 1947, and is 100 percent employee-owned. For information on PBI-Gordon, visit PBIGordonTurf.com or call 800-884-3179.