Peter DeQuattro, Executive Vice President
Peter DeQuattro joined the team in 2015 with more than 25 years of experience in the energy industry including engineering, construction, operations, maintenance, project development, mining, asset management and senior leadership. He is responsible for production and sales for SUL4R-PLUS® fertilizer and other agricultural products. Peter earned his bachelor’s of science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and an MBA from Indiana University. He is a past member of the board of directors of the American Coalition for Clean Coal Energy (ACCCE).
Daron Bell, Senior Manager – Business Analysis and Support
Daron Bell joined the team in late 2015 with more than 20 years of experience in the agricultural retail industry. Based in Clarkson, Kentucky, he is responsible for SUL4R-PLUS® fertilizer and other agricultural products sales support and business management. Daron earned a B.A. in Chemistry from the University of Louisville and completed the CCA (Certified Crop Advisor) certification.
Scott Vanderventer, Director of Major Accounts and East Region
Scott Vanderventer joined the team in 2013 with more than 30 years of experience in agricultural sales. Based in Louisville, Kentucky, he is responsible for SUL4R-PLUS® fertilizer and other agricultural products sales to major accounts as well as the Eastern Sales Region including southern and southeastern market areas. Scott 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, D.C. and the Illinois Fertilizer & Chemical Association.
Ward Forquer, Sales Manager
Ward Forquer joined the team in 2015 with over 30 years of experience in agricultural sales. Based near Mt. Pleasant, Michigan, he is responsible for SUL4R-PLUS® fertilizer and other agricultural product sales to primarily Michigan dealers and distributors. Ward has a B.S. degree in Business Administration from Central Michigan University. He has been past Chairman of the Michigan AgriBusiness Association and still serves on several committees.
Dennis Gilmore, Sales Manager
Dennis Gilmore joined the team in 2015 with more than 35 years of experience in the wholesale agricultural supply industry. Most recently, he worked for Providence Agriculture as a Wholesale Sales Representative with previous work experience including United Suppliers, Big Rivers Agri Supply and Monsanto. He attended Murray State University. Based in Georgetown, Kentucky, Dennis is responsible for SUL4R-PLUS® fertilizer and other agricultural products sales to distributors and select dealers in Kentucky, Ohio, southern Indiana, southern Illinois, Tennessee and Missouri.
David Specketer, Sales Manager
David Specketer joined the team in 2013 after nearly 40 years of selling NPK for IMC Fertilizer Company and subsequently the Mosaic Company, working with national accounts and eastern strategic customers. Based in Bloomington, Illinois, he is responsible for SUL4R-PLUS® fertilizer and other agricultural products sales to distributors and select dealers in Illinois, Iowa and Wisconsin. David spent three years in the military and is a graduate of Western Illinois University.
Allen Taylor, Sales Manager
Allen Taylor joined the team in early 2016 with a diverse background in agriculture including experience in the vegetable seed, crop protection, crop nutrition, and specialty product industries. He has held positions in the Pacific Northwest, California, Texas, and the Mississippi Delta region working directly in the tree fruit and nut, vegetable, citrus, and row crop markets. Based in Johnson City, Texas, Allen is responsible for sales and market development for SUL4R-PLUS® fertilizer and other agricultural products to distributors and dealers in the Southwest Region including Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas, and Mississippi. He attended Texas A&M University and holds a B.S. degree in Agricultural Economics from Washington State University.
Terry Dolan, Sales Representative
Jim Hill, Sales Representative