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Troy Bettner joints HELM AGRO US as Marketing & Business Development Leader

TAMPA, FL – HELM AGRO US, Inc. today announced the hiring of Troy Bettner as the company’s new Marketing & Business Development Leader. Bettner joins HELM AGRO from SePRO Corporation in Carmel, IN, where he served as Executive Director for the past four years.

“HELM AGRO is proud to have someone of Troy’s pedigree join our sales and marketing team,” noted Jan Stechmann, President of HELM AGRO US. “He comes on board at a very exciting time for our company, as we are in the midst of launching several new products over the next few months. We have every confidence that Troy’s knowledge and experience in the U.S. crop protection market will help fuel HELM AGRO’s growth moving forward. In addition, we plan to call on his expertise for guidance in global marketing initiatives for our parent company, HELM AG.”

Prior to joining SePRO, Bettner held various marketing and business development positions with Nufarm Americas, Makhteshim Agan Industries, Elanco and Dow AgroSciences. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Business from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo as well as a Masters of Business Administration in Marketing from Purdue University’s Krannert School of Management.

Bettner and his family will continue to reside in the Carmel, IN area for the foreseeable future. He can be reached at (317) 900-2419 or by email at TBettnerhelmagro.com.


HELM AGRO US, Inc., located in Tampa, Florida, was founded in 2003. The parent company, HELM AG of Hamburg, Germany, is a multi-billion dollar, family-owned company with a history spanning more than 110 years. Today, HELM is one of the world's major chemical marketing enterprises with more than 100 branches and sales offices in over 30 countries. Its specific local knowledge guarantees access to major markets worldwide.

HELM AGRO offers a quality line of post-patent agrochemical products that fit today’s market and grower needs. Our ambition is to always guarantee the highest quality in the entire crop protection sector. This includes high standards in our registrations, excellent efficacy of our products and the highest level of customer service. Besides agrochemical products, we also provide fertilizers through our sister company HELM FERTILIZER Corp. Both companies operate from the same office in order to combine their strengths in the agricultural market.

Jan Stechmann

Executive Director

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