15090820586_9a560d98f0_mA changing of the guard at GROWMARK, Inc. is happening this month and both incoming and retiring CEOs took the stage at the cooperative’s annual meeting in Chicago last week. Jeff Solberg is retiring from GROWMARK after 38 years in a variety of leadership positions, including Senior Vice President, Finance, Vice President, Finance, and Treasurer. He was named CEO in November 2010 and assumed the CEO duties in January 2011. Replacing Solberg as of September 15 is Jim Spradlin, who most recently held the title of vice president of agronomy for GROWMARK.

Interview with Jeff Solberg, Retiring CEO GROWMARK Interview with Jim Spradlin, CEO-elect GROWMARK

2014 GROWMARK Annual Shareholder’s Meeting Photo Album