Arysta LifeScience Announces Personnel Moves

Arysta LifeScience Announces Personnel Moves

Arysta LifeScience North America recently made two staffing announcements: Kyle Renninger is the new marketing manager, U.S. herbicides, and Carmen Holding has been hired as the new marketing manager, U.S. fungicides & insecticides for the Tree-Nut-Vine (TNV) markets.


Renninger previously worked as a financial planning and analysis manager for Arysta LifeScience. He assumed the marketing manager-herbicides role, recently vacated by Royce Schulte, as of April 1, 2014. Renninger will focus on the EVEREST and PRE-PARE brands along with responsibilities for SUPREMACY, AUDIT, BANVEL, BASAGRAN and SHADOW formulations.

“Kyle is very familiar with the Arysta LifeScience herbicide business in the U.S. market, and his new role will allow him to expand his commercial knowledge,” said Hugh MacGillivray, Head of Marketing, Arysta LifeScience. “His strong analytical skills and financial background make Kyle a fantastic addition to the marketing team.”

Additionally, the company has named Carmen Holding as its new marketing manager, fungicides & insecticides for the TNV market, including the CAPTAN, ELEVATE, CAPTEVATE, PH-D and KASUMIN brands; she will office out of the North America headquarters in Cary, NC.

Holding has more than 10 years of sales and marketing experience in agriculture, working in Canada with BASF, Syngenta and Viterra. She holds a bachelor of science in agriculture from the University of Saskatchewan.

“Carmen’s experience and energy make her the ideal candidate to work in the TNV market for Arysta LifeScience,” MacGillivray added. “She will bring a renewed focus to our TNV business as Arysta LifeScience works to expand our product line in this segment.”