Bio Huma Netics, Inc. (BHN) welcomes new employees: Rita Abi-Ghanem, Ph.D., as Associate Director of Research; Johann Buck, Ph.D., as Business Development and Regional Sales Manager; Scott Jackson as Marketing Director; and Amanda Boyd as Receptionist. Each new employee brings a set of skills that contributes to BHN’s success as a continually growing company.
Rita Abi-Ghanem comes to BHN with a Ph.D. in Soil Sciences, a M.Sc. in Plant Protection, and a B.Sc. in Agricultural Engineering. Abi-Ghanem has extensive knowledge of both soil and plant sciences. She has collaborated on numerous high-impact projects, including a United Nations-Biodiversity program evaluating foliar and seed-borne diseases on wheat and barley landraces in Lebanon. She was awarded a Fulbright Scholarship to conduct research at Washington State University (WSU) on disease models for late blight on potatoes. As principal trainer for WSU, she also educated Iraqi scientists in agricultural methods and soil ecology through sessions held in Egypt, Syria and Jordan. As the Associate Director of Research, Abi-Ghanem helps BHN obtain more research trials on BHN’s products, and expand our knowledge of the potential of BHN products with Micro Carbon Technology.
Johann Buck comes to BHN with a Ph.D. in Plant Science, a M.S. in Plant Science, and a B.S. in Agronomy. Buck has experience as a Technical Services Manager and over 2 years as a Horticulture Specialist. He is specialized in controlled environment agriculture, greenhouse and nursery crop production, hydroponic systems, plant measurement technology. As the HUMA GRO Business Development and Regional Sales Manager, Buck helps BHN with domestic sales and business growth.
Scott Jackson brings over 20 years experience in sales and marketing to BHN. His education includes an MBA and B.S. in Marketing. Jackson has a track record of exceeding sales goals, and is experienced in planning, administration and analysis of market research projects. As the Marketing Director, Jackson helps BHN with marketing efforts and finding distributor leads.
BHN’s new Receptionist, Amanda Boyd, brings a variety of communication and organizational skills to BHN. She helps greet BHN’s visitors and answer calls with her excellent interpersonal communication skills and customer service. Boyd also helps BHN with administrative tasks and projects.