Arysta LifeScience hires territory manager

Tony Atchison will oversee sales in the Southwest region.

  • January 20, 2012

CARY, N.C. – Arysta LifeScience hired Tony Atchison as territory sales manager for the Southwest region, which includes Louisiana, Texas, Arkansas, Oklahoma and New Mexico.

Atchison brings more than 12 years of turf business experience to the position, having served as a golf course superintendent, turf equipment and chemical sales associate.

“Tony has a unique set of skills and experiences that will certainly benefit our customers,” says Dale Chaney, head of U.S. sales, including Turf and Ornamental, Arysta LifeScience. “As our portfolio continues to grow and we prepare for the launch of a new product, it’s imperative we add members to the team who understand what our customers are up against. Tony is tuned into what superintendents are looking for and how they operate. We’re happy to have him on board.”

Atchison earned his associate degree in golf course and turf management from Grayson County Community College and maintains his Pesticide Applicator License.