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7L Brands adds two

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The company has hired a pair of new managers.

| April 18, 2011

LAKE PLACID, Fla. - 7L Brands, LLC, a division of Lykes Bros. Inc., announced the addition of William Riley and Michael Waldron to the company.  

Riley is the new general manager and brings more than 30 years of of experience to the company as he has held positions as president, executive vice president, general manager, vice president operations and plant manager at multiple sites for companies in the U.S., Panama, Guatemala and Costa Rica.

Waldron joins 7L Brands as the company’s new sales manager. He brings nine years of horticulture sales experience to the company and has served in several industry leadership roles, including state director for the Florida Nursery, Growers and Landscape Association (FNGLA) Board of Directors for six years.

7L Brands, LLC, a division of Lykes Bros. Inc., manufacturers, distributes and markets premium mulch products (both pine and eucalyptus) from their 66,000-acre renewable forest, which is located in South Central Florida.

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