In the tradition of the indigenous people of North America, a great solution is one that considers all viewpoints. This can be applied to the business world when problems persist because other perspectives are not taken into account. The method for seeking counsel from multiple perspectives is still known as The Medicine Wheel.
Lead self-regulatory actions to improve water quality and the environment by reducing the overuse of chemical fertilizers through sound, research-based programs and fertilizers formulated with natural ingredients.
John has over 30 years of experience in the Green Industry and received degrees in agronomy from Virginia Tech and forestry from Paul Smith’s College of Arts and Sciences. He has led the company, now approaching its 15th anniversary, relying upon a broad range of experiences in ownership, executive management and senior sales positions throughout the Green Industry. Prior to Nutrients PLUS he was a Vice President at Harmony Products- Chesapeake VA. John presents at national conferences such as The Fertilizer Institute’s Outlook & Technology Conference, Canadian International Turfgrass Conference and Annual International Congress of Algae in Hangzhou, China.
Ray has 40 years of executive experience including NP Labs, an affiliate of Nutrients PLUS and Harmony as part of management team with Moriarty and Gill. He is a graduate of the University of Rhode Island with a BS in Agricultural Chemistry and earned an MBA in marketing from Georgia State. He has held positions with Archer Daniels Midland, where he was part of the team that developed Osmocote, a slow-release resin coated fertilizer. Ray spent 20 years with Royster Company and was Executive Vice President of Nitrex, responsible for nitrogen production facilities in Memphis, TN and Wilmington, NC.
Greg was a co-founder bringing 35 years of financial management to Nutrients PLUS. A CPA, Greg received a BS from the University N Iowa then served in the Army in Viet Nam. He began his fertilizer industry career with Terra International, served in executive positions at such notable companies as the Royster Company where he was Sr. VP, Finance. After Royster, Greg led the acquisition of Nitrex from W. R. Grace & Co. Inc., then joined an investor group to purchase retail operations of Royster. That company was merged with W. S. Clark to form Royster Clark Inc., before it was acquired by Agrium. He helped form Harmony Products, Inc., where he, Moriarty and Ray Grover comprised the management team. Greg Gill’s legacy leaves an indelible mark and we are eternally grateful for his service.
– In Remembrance February 17th, 1946 – April 7th, 2018
Ray has 25 years of international business and sales experience. His roots in Caracas Venezuela are highlighted by an aeronautics education at the Air Force Academy and B.S. from Universidad Catholica Andres Bello. Mr. Herrera possesses an energetic, competitive spirit cultivated as a player on Venezuelan’s National Volleyball Team and National Taekwondo Team. In the U.S. Ray gained valuable experience in Florida as a retail buyer of Danish and Belgian goods requiring European travel and more recently, in California, he became proficient as a regional product manager for Ewing Irrigation. Mr. Herrera is an active member of the California Landscape Contractors Association.
Janet Moriarty joined Nutrients PLUS in 2008. Janet has 25 years experience in a broad range of marketing roles. At Nutrients PLUS she has created and implemented innovative marketing programs resulting in new customers and increased sales. For Nutrients PLUS Janet manages all marketing communications, branding strategy, design and production; including product labeling and registration. Ms. Moriarty is a paralegal and holds a B.S. Business Administration degree from St. Mary’s College, Notre Dame, Indiana.
Sylvie Adams is a business owner who has joined Nutrients Plus full time, bringing with her excellent office management and organizational skills. Prior to Nutrients Plus, Sylvie’s also an accredited educator requiring strong communication skills which helps in her new Clarus Administration Office setting; interacting with customers, vendors and professionals in banking, accounting, sales and marketing. Sylvie is from Quebec just outside Montreal, bi-lingual, a graduate of College of Florida Keys in Key West, resides with her family in nearby Knotts Island NC and is an active member of her church.
Steve LeGros, Sales Partner
Barry Draycott, Sales Partner
Randy Adkins, Sales Partner