Charah, Inc., a total solutions company providing service and innovation for the coal-fired electric utility industry, has announced Scott Vanderventer has joined the management team as Director of Agricultural Product Sales, effective July 18, 2013. He is based in Louisville, KY, and is responsible for leading the sales development and execution for SUL4R-PLUS and other Charah agricultural products.
Vanderventer has more than 30 years of experience in agricultural sales, most recently with Oxbow Fertilizer where he served as director and global trader of bulk fertilizers. Prior to that, Vanderventer worked for CF Industries and Matlok Fertilizer Co.
Vanderventer has a B.S. in Agricultural Economics from Southern Illinois University and an A.S. in Business Administration from College of Lake County, Illinois. He previously served on the board of directors of the Agricultural Retailers Association in Washington, DC, and the Illinois Fertilizer and Chemical Association.
“We are delighted to have Scott join the Charah team,” said Charles Price, President and CEO of Charah. “His extensive experience in the agribusiness industry and fertilizer sales will be a great fit for Charah as we continue to grow our agri-products business unit and broaden the range of innovative services that we provide to the coal-fired electric utility industry.”